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Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
2/24/2014 3:37:33 PM

Reviewer: sputterheart, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I haven't had as Stroke yet in the 2 and 1/2 years of taking it,but I've had A-fib since I was 15 and am 63 now. That means a went 45 years w/A-fib and DIDN'T have a stroke.So now I'm told that it is imperative that I take Pradaxa and sotalol. Bottom line is $300 plus per month for the Pradaxa. And yes any MD's, I still drink beer too and I don't care. I'd rather enjo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
2/24/2014 2:16:15 PM

Reviewer: chuck, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Have used for 5 years. NO side effects that I notice. Saves from having to get monthly blood checks.

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
2/8/2014 11:49:13 PM

Reviewer: lorrie, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I don't think I have any issues with this drug other than it has no antidote. It's easy to take and part form a bit of reflux which I take nexium for I do get a lot of aches and pains but I take other meds that can cause this. Overall I think it has to better than warfarin. Just hope they can work on an antidote in case of bleeding.

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
2/8/2014 11:06:50 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
High end blood thinners like, Xarelto, Pradaxa and Eliquis have not worked for me at all. Pradaxa made me start bleeding profusly after the first week. Xarelto made me start bleeding profusly after the first day. As with Eliquis my part d does not pay for it and about 40% on the Pradaxa & Xarelto, Generic Coumadin has worked fine for a couple of years now. Home health nurse checks my PRNR' ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
2/1/2014 11:59:40 AM

Reviewer: Retired77, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
150 mg twice a day gives slights face/cheek bleeds. Maybe 150 mg a day would be best??? Also take 81 mg ASA 1/day

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