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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Pradaxa oral.

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Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
5/26/2012 5:44:04 PM

Reviewer: jerrlorr02@aol.com, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

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Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Made me very ill with extreme dizziness upon rising in morning and at times throughout day with nausea. Told by Dr. to take Meclizine and Zantac for symptoms. WHY? I was already sick. Discontinued on my own; can't live with these symptoms with what I have to do daily.

Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
5/22/2012 10:55:35 PM

Reviewer: Bill, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am a 72 year old male in excellent physical condition(walk, run, bike 4-6 miles/day)save for A-Fib which was diagnosed 2004 during an annual check-up. I survived a stroke in January 2012 which resulted in no need for physical, occupational, speech, or other therapy. It appeared the stroke was the result of a clot triggered by the A-Fib. Since 2004 I was on a strict aspirin regimen. There were ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
5/4/2012 2:32:27 PM

Reviewer: elmo, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on it for 9 months for A flutter. I was taught in the hosp how to manage coumadin and then I said "what about Pradaxa I saw on TV" and was told "Sure it is a great drug if you can afford it". So I checked my plan and I was on board. It has been great until about 3 -4 months ago and now I have stomach issues now and then. Feel like vomitting but is pasess away. I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
5/3/2012 11:50:02 AM

Reviewer: xx, 65-74 Male (Patient)

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Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 4

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Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
4/26/2012 12:36:35 PM

Reviewer: nancye, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
almost died had to have 4 pints of blood

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