Xarelto May Cause Strokes

Xarelto, a blood thinner manufactured by Bayer and marketed by Janssen (a division of Johnson & Johnson), is one of the few alternatives to Coumadin. The purpose of prescribing Xarelto or other blood thinners is to reduce the risk of a blood clot. Blood clots can cause a heart attack, pulmonary embolism, and even a stroke. With more than 18,000

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What You Need To Know About Xarelto’s Low-Dose Option

Recently, Janssen Research & Development finished conducting a study on a low-dose option for Xarelto. The low-dose option is under FDA review for approval. Could offering Xarelto at a lower dose cut down on the number of potentially fatal bleeding events? No Longer One Size Fits All Dosing Xarelto is a blood thinner that was once considered an amazing alternative

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Xarelto Lawsuits Filed Approach 14,000

Xarelto lawsuits continue to be filed. Xarelto was once thought to be the darling of the cardiovascular community. There are very few blood thinners available. In fact, for a very long time, the only available blood thinner on the market was Coumadin. A new blood thinner on the market seemed to be a cause for celebration. Yet, after thousands of

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Xarelto Lawsuits On The Rise: What You Need To Know

Just a few years ago, Xarelto was being hailed as more than just an up and coming blood thinner. It was the only alternative to Coumadin. For many, it would mean fewer restrictions on their life since Xarelto didn’t require the same blood tests. However, releasing the drug onto the market was an extremely dangerous move taken by Janssen Pharmaceuticals,

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Xarelto Plaintiffs: Bayer Ignored FDA And Misled The Public

Xarelto, one of the newest blood thinners on the market, is under fire. The number of lawsuits against Janssen Pharmaceuticals and Bayer, the manufacturers, have recently increased. There are currently more than 3,000 lawsuits filed against the manufacturers. Lawsuits allege that the manufacturers misled the public and ignored the FDA. Thousands of patients have filed lawsuits alleging excessive bleeding and

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