Xarelto For Afib

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Connie Says:
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Experiencing Pain in my calf & leg muscles during the daytime. During the night, I wake up with leg muscles twitching. Get up, go to bathroom, back to bed & back to sleep. Cardiologist has had me on 20mg Xarelto/day for approximately 2 years for afib but haven’t had any negative reactions till now. Could Xarelto be the cause? Should I be concerned?



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Verwon Says:

Yes, there is a chance that it could be due to the medication, but there is no way to give you a definitive answer. The FDA does list its possible side effects as including joint/muscle aches, headache, increased risk of bleeding, and easy bruising.

What dosage are you currently taking?

Are you on any other medications?

How often have you been experiencing these symptoms?

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Connie Says:
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I’m on 20mg/daily Xarelto. Have been on this dosage for 2+ years. I’ve never had any negative reactions from this medication. The muscle spasms aren’t painful, but feel strange & disturbing enough to wake me during sleep.

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