Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

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

Overall User Ratings

209 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

«Previous 36-40 of 69 Next»
Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
9/2/2013 10:09:24 AM

Reviewer: tom, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Only been on it for a week, but have noticed fatigue and dizziness and feeling like I'm about to pass out while driving. Also have shortness of breath and blood shot eyes and headaches. Also don't like having to pay ten dollars a pill.

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
8/16/2013 4:43:48 PM

Reviewer: Louise, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had A-fib and strokes in April. Have taken Xarelto since. No further problems to date.

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
8/12/2013 11:15:18 AM

Reviewer: gillybaby, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am beginning to be concerned re easy bruising (large) & very fragile skin. I hate this. 2 x 2 inch purple bruise from slight brush with drawer. I wonder if more follow-up would help. At least with the older drugs they have to follow up. Also, if I had realized how expensive I would have said "no".

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
6/10/2013 1:26:45 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
On Xarelto 20mg since Jan 2013 had pacemaker put in April 2013. On June 5, went to ER gums bleeding. They advised to stop Xarelto and call my doctor.(Doc is the one who sent us to hosp). Have suffered from extreme fatigue, muscle pain, itching upper back/shoulders, just don't want to get out of bed anymore. it's June 10 and i'm still have issues getting an answer from my doctor, when t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
6/8/2013 10:49:04 AM

Reviewer: Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Have been on Xarelto for one year. Am experiencing heartburn now just as I did with Pradaxa. Am having it daily, anyone else? Thank you.

«Previous 36-40 of 69 Next»
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
 
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Ask the pharmacist

Questions about medications? Get expert answers by video or live chat about allergies, pregnancy, sleep, and more.
See the Ask the Pharmacist event schedule.

Ask a Question

Popular Slideshows & Tools on WebMD

hands on abdomen
Can you catch one?
Woman sitting in front of UV lights
Is yours working?
woman using breath spray
What's causing yours?
womans hand on abdomen
Are you ready for baby?
MS Overview
Recognizing symptoms.
bowl of yogurt with heart shape
Eat for a healthy heart.
woman doing pushups
To help you get fit.
Colored x-ray of tooth decay
Know what to look for.
Woman sitting with child
Do you know the symptoms?
mosquito
Stings, bites, burns, and more.
Allentown, PA
Are you living in one?
Thyroid exam
See how much you know.

Women's Health Newsletter

Find out what women really need.

WebMD the app

Get trusted health information. Whenever. Wherever... with your iPhone, iPad or Android.

Find Out More
IMPORTANT: About This Section and Other User-Generated Content on WebMD

The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatment or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment.

Do not consider WebMD User-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.