Patient :Just wondering how safe Xarelto is to take on it's own, as I am currentlly on pantoprazole as well. I know ppi's can help prevent gastric bleeding when on blood thinners but should I worry about this if I just take xarelto on it's own? Thanks!
Thanks for consulting us. Taking Xarelto on your own is not advisable. It increases risk of bleeding and can cause serious and fatal bleeding; reports of major hemorrhages, including epidural hematomas, adrenal bleeding, and intracranial, gastrointestinal, and retinal hemorrhages. It should be administered under strict medical supervision. Consult your GP as soon as possible.
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