XARELTO Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • bleeding

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

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    INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • fainting
    • abnormal liver function tests
    • bleeding from a wound
    • hematoma, a collection of blood outside of the blood vessels

    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

    • depression
    • a sore throat
    • inflammation of the tissue lining the sinuses
    • a toothache
    • irritation of the mouth
    • indigestion
    • urinary tract infection
    • itching
    • blistering of the skin
    • arthritis
    • backache
    • muscle spasm
    • dizziness
    • difficulty sleeping
    • low energy
    • pain
    • intense abdominal pain
    • upper abdominal pain
    • anxious feelings

    RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • decreased blood platelets
    • very low levels of granulocytes, a type of white blood cell
    • abnormal bleeding in the brain resulting in damage to brain tissue, called a hemorrhagic stroke
    • subdural intracranial hemorrhage
    • bleeding within the skull
    • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
    • blockage of normal bile flow
    • bleeding of the stomach or intestines
    • abnormal bleeding from the uterus
    • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called Stevens-Johnson syndrome
    • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
    • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
    • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug
    • a yellowing of the eyes or skin from buildup of bilirubin called jaundice
    • bleeding from the lungs
    • bleeding around the spine called a spinal epidural hematoma
    • bleeding in the abdomen
    • hemiparesis
    • a type of significant allergic skin reaction called DRESS syndrome

    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

    • abnormally long or heavy periods

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