Side effect(s) of Rivaroxaban

Review the side-effects of Rivaroxaban as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

- Bone marrow depression.

- Sudden onset of bleeding into the retroperitoneal space.

- Jaundice and liver inflammation.

   Immune system disorder
- Hypersensitivity, anaphylactic reaction and anaphylactic shock.

   Central Nervous system
- Stroke, blood clot in brain and paralysis.

- Stevens-Johnson syndrome.

Other Precautions :

Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Rivaroxaban

Rivaroxaban is a blood thinner used to prevent stroke in immobilized patients who underwent recent surgery or atrial fibrillation patients.It has recently gained attention due to increased usage in COVID-19 to prevent blood clot formation.

Trade Names for Rivaroxaban

International :

Xarelto. Other trade names: • Xarocad • Rebless • Rivatane • Rivaban • Unclot • Viclot