Back in AF 4 days after Cardioversion Any advice?
They dont know whether the dilated LV caused the AF or vice versa. I had a cardioversion last saturday which was successful at the first atte...
Rivaroxaban or apixaban
Hi everyone I'm new to this site and wondered if anyone has had any side effects from blood thinners. I had a PE in March and have been takin...
The correct diagnosis?
Last month after 24 hr ECG monitor I was diagnosed with paroxysmal AF. I was extremely surprised as I thought a rapid pulse was always presen...
Rivaroxaban for bilateral PE advice!
In early August I was diagnosed with a bilateral PE, supposedly due to the contraceptive pill. Since then I’ve had a leg ultra sound which sh...
After thirty years of paroxysmal af which became persistent 12 months ago when I was prescribed Amiodarone and Rivaroxaban I had an ablation ...
Hair loss on rivaroxaban
I have been taking rivaroxaban for around 3 months and my hair has been falling out for around a month My hair is getting thinner and it's ma...
Hi New to this site looking forward to reading through other people’s posts. I had an arterial thrombosis 18 months ago which was found becau...
Your 'switching DOAC' experiences please!
I've just tried switching from rivaroxaban to apixaban but on my very first day on apixaban I developed a dodgy heartbeat and went into a ver...
Change of anticoagulant, all done!
Thanks to those who responded to my question about changing from Rivaroxaban to Apixaban. I expected a couple of short answers but the result...
One MD's 'Informed Patient' is another's 'hysterical female'...can one be both?
' A little traveling music ' as a thespian would say: Diagnosed with PAF [ i]after[/i ] a stroke--(turned out not to be my only, by the way--...
alo iv been taking rivaroxaban for 4years and get alot of unexplained bruising should I see my doctor even on my fingers...
Stopping Rivaroxaban for surgery - a personal experience
Strangely I don’t mind taking the medications that control the AF itself....
Update on weight loss and Af
Hi it's been a while since I posted good news have lost 2 stone and 2lb since March I have felt so very well and walking a long way. But had ...
I am taking 200mcg Levothyroxine ( my g.p. wanted to increase to 300mcg as per my last lot of bloods, but I declined politely ). The last lot...
I have changed from warfarin to Russians this week. I am feeling really anxious....
AFIB after Catheter Ablation
Had a catheter ablation at St Thomas ' Hospital Wednesday 25 July under a general anaesthetic. Friday and Saturday suffered bouts of afib - i...
Pregnancy and Anticoagulants?
Hello Everyone, I have been placed on long term anticoagulation medication - Rivaroxaban....
1 week report..
Had my RF ablation at St Thomas ' last Wednesday, and according to all the staff I spoke to all went very well....
Blood pressure treatment
Five years after heart valve surgery for a congenital condition and with AF, I am very well, not overweight and have never smoked. I already ...
Ablation - all done and dusted 😁
I went into AF which he said meant that he could only map three quarters but he ablated around all four and AF stopped which he seemed to tak...
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