It went back into sinus rhythm after about an hour but stayed tachy ( over 100 ) for a while. I’m disappointed and hoping it’s a one of - I’m...
Pace Maker for Bradycardia with AF
I feel every bump and know precisely when I have gone into AF and when I go back into sinus rhythm, which takes anything from 10 minutes to 8...
Apixaban versus Riveroxaban
I have just been prescribed Apixaban by St Barts; formerly I was to have taken Xarelto ( Riveroxaban ). I was told it was a bit less likely t...
Pain in ankles and lower legs
I stated to have aching and numbness in ankles and legs once I started on Apixaban. Cardiologist changed my anticoagulant to Riveroxaban....
What should I do if I forget my anticoagulant?
This is a common question so i was delighted to come across the following in a new fact sheet from Thrombosis UK which I have been given perm...
Testing blood when on Rivaraxaban
I have never been tested for level of coagulation since I have been on Xarelto. Today I met someone who is tested every 6 months....
I have been prescribed diltiazem hydrochloride 90 mg twice a day ! Seems high to me the dose....
The Afib and Atrial Ectopic dances that are going on with regularity now is really pulling me down and as I say affecting my QOL. I have been...
Does anyone know?
Hey everyone! So after wearing a Holter Monitor, my doctor stated they saw tachycardia....
SVT/AF attacks and Sex
My AF started a few months ago with an attack during sex and followed up by ECG and fortunately ECG showed my heart is structurally fine....
I was diagnosed with AF two days ago and have been feeling rotten since discharge from hospital yesterday ( maybe not unusual )....
Hello all, I saw the Cardiologist today & didn’t expect any bad news but have been told that my Atrium is enlarged through the episode of AFi...
AF and drugs
I am on bisoprolol , Flecainide , and Apixaban, feel completely washed out all the time , usually very fit and lively apart from the palpitai...
Medication missed or doubled?
Then felt panicked over whether or not I’d then doubled up on the Apixaban ( which worries me more than the bisoprolol )....
I have some Very unusual good news.
Also had been recommending an Ablation, which I refused to have....
New here and just diagnosed with AFib. Need advice please regarding Apixaban.
I then went to the beach for a very short swim, which I have done many times, and after five minutes had my second episode of AFib. I mean, d...
My 16 year old daughter has low blood pressure since her SVT ablation . Can anyone help explain why this is happening ?
My 16 year old daughter had an ablation caused from SVT just 3 weeks ago. They did blood work , an EKG and bedside ultrasound and told us eve...
Holiday insurance with AF
Does anybody know of an insurance company that will insure you if you have AF? I am going to Italy for a month soon and have been quoted by m...
7 months post ablation
So in October 2018 I was diagnosed with AF and SVT and had a cryoblation. I was scared incase AF or SVT was back but the strange thing was ( ...
Apixaban blood tests lack of knowledge
Just got home after efficient and speedy nurse appt for the bloods and ECG I requested ( on Apixaban and Flecainide ) For once appt was with ...
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