AF rears its ugly head again.
After being diagnosed early in 2015 and having two episodes I had my sotalol increased to 240mg a day and took my rivaroxaban and was good ti...
First EP appointment
Thanks to all your replies to my first post as a newbie, and all the advice I've read on the blog since, I had a good idea of what to ask for...
Dvt and clots
I'm no better after 4 weeks on rivaroxaban is this normal? I'm having side effects of the tablets as well....
Blood clot prevention tablets
Does anyone have any experience of blood clotting tablets? I had a lower leg blood clot last summer during a hospital admission....
Update on bowel problem and still AF free heart!
I also have a small pneumothorax at the top of my left lung, don't suppose that could be connected to the ablation?...
Reversal drug for those on Dabigatran.
IN an Australian first, the TGA has approved a reversal agent for a direct-acting oral anticoagulant. Idarucizumab ( Praxbind ) is a monoclon...
Rivaroxaban versus Pradaxa?
When I next visit my EP I will run this by him to see if he will change my prescription. I have had no side effects on Rivaroxaban and don't ...
Further update on my AF
I spoke to the head Dr at my surgery today and he said he did not say for me not to take rivaroxaban, he said as my stroke risk was only 2.2%...
Thinking I'd rather be on warfarin which I had after my first dvt 20 years ago with no side effects....
Radiofrequency vs cryo ablation
So I met up with my ep last week with regards my forthcoming ablation at mri. My ep reckons both have same success rates but with cryo its al...
Sudden bloodshot eye
Just had a bloodshot eye for no reason last night, slept on it, no worse this morning... Might it be Rivaroxaban?...
Change of anticoagulant
Hi after several years being relatively stable on warfarin I started to keep going out of range so visiting clinic weekly or at best every 2 ...
low blood pressure
I find I am really fatigued in the mornings and checking my BP monitor found my blood pressure to be very low, i. e....
Just wondered what time of day those of you on rivaroxaban, take the drug and why. Jo...
Anti coag problems
And now I have been taken off rivaroxaban, for fear it is damaging my liver....
Worried about pregnancy and positive Lupus Anticoagulant
Hi all - I haven't posted for a while, but today I read a new article about a study that confirmed those of us with a positive Lupus Anticoag...
Rivaroxaban ( Xarelto) -Dosage
I am a 73 year old male with well managed AF and a current CHADS score of 1 which presumably will rise to 2 when I reach 75....
Ok so I have a bit of a dilemma at the moment. I still have no firm diagnosis of anything really and am still reeling from the latest hospita...
Rivaroxaban and baby aspirin (75mg)
I have been on rivaroxaban now for ten days. I phoned the docs and asked if I should continue to take my daily baby aspirin that I take due t...
The Role of Implantable Loop Recorders in Guiding Anticoagulation Therapy in PAF: Anticoagulation “Pill-in-the-Pocket?”
) provide the ability to remotely and continuously evaluate a patient for AF recurrences. In addition, the novel oral anticoagulants ( NOACS ...
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