ELIQUIS 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

    • anemia
    • blood coming from anus
    • coughing up of blood

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

    • bleeding gums
    • abnormally long or heavy periods
    • nosebleed
    • nausea
    • bruising
    • reactions at the site of the injection
    • hematoma, a collection of blood outside of the blood vessels

    RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • decreased blood platelets
    • bleeding from the retina
    • bleeding in the eye
    • abnormal bleeding in the brain resulting in damage to brain tissue, called a hemorrhagic stroke
    • bleeding within the skull
    • bleeding hemorrhoids
    • low blood pressure
    • blood in the bowel movement
    • bleeding of the stomach or intestines
    • visible water retention
    • high amount of bilirubin in the blood
    • bloody vomit
    • abnormal liver function tests
    • bleeding from a wound
    • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
    • bleeding after a surgical operation
    • bruising around the eye
    • bleeding around the spine called a spinal epidural hematoma
    • bleeding in the abdomen
    • bleeding in the muscle
    • a high alanine transaminase level
    • a high aspartate transaminase level

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

    • a skin rash

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