Rivaroxaban
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Rivaroxaban?

(riv a ROX a ban)

• This medicine is used to thin the blood so that clots will not form.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• If you have liver disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Tell dentists, surgeons, and other healthcare providers that you use this medicine.

• You may bleed more easily. Be careful. Avoid injury. Use soft toothbrush, electric razor.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Avoid grapefruit and grapefruit juice.

• Talk with healthcare provider before using aspirin, aspirin-containing products, other pain medicines, blood thinners, garlic, ginseng, ginkgo, or vitamin E.

• If you weigh less than 110 pounds, talk with healthcare provider.

• Use birth control that you can trust to prevent pregnancy while taking this medicine.

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