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May 5, 2015

Xarelto (Rivaroxaban) Medication

Xarelto (Rivaroxaban) is a medication used to treat blood clots from forming within the lungs. From a medical standpoint, it is categorized as an anticoagulant, or blood thinner, which has the purpose of thinning the blood in order to prevent dangerous blood clogging. Xarelto medication also has been commonly prescribed to stop deep vein thrombosis…

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May 5, 2015

What is The Anticoagulant Xarelto?

Xarelto (rivaroxaban) is part of a new generation of anticoagulants that are more commonly referred to as blood thinners. Anticoagulants are used to stop harmful blood clots that can obstruct the flow of blood to essential organs. Xarelto is supposed to do that – act as a new type of oral anticoagulant that is prescribed…

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May 5, 2015

Xarelto Medication– Who Manufactures The Drug and Why

Approved in 2011, Xarelto (rivaroxaban) is one of the drug industry’s newest blood thinner medications. The drug is manufactured by Bayer and marketed by Johnson & Johnson’s New Jersey-based subsidiary, Janssen Pharmaceuticals. Xarelto (rivaroxaban) is categorized as an anticoagulant (blood thinner) that stops blood clots from developing. So, why would a doctor prescribe Xarelto? First,…

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