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User Reviews & Ratings - Pradaxa Oral


Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Pradaxa Oral.

Overall User Ratings

223 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

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Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
7/20/2014 5:46:48 AM

Reviewer: ayjayuk, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
have been on on pradaxa for about 7months now since i hav been takin it hav been on pradax hav had difficulty in swallowing and feeling of swelling in face and throat, drs say its not the drug but i am certain it is

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
7/15/2014 2:58:47 PM

Reviewer: ToeToe, 75 or over Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I got AF and that's when my doctor took me off aspirin 325 and put me on Pradaxa.

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
7/9/2014 1:46:37 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I've been using Pradaxa for three yrs now. Certainly more convenient than Warfarin but the lack of an antidote does frighten me. My cardiologist said it would take about 48 hrs before surgery could occur. I'll probably be dead by then. My neighbor's a Kaiser patient and has occasional AF like me. He was placed on a treadmill and his symptoms were observed via sonogram. They feel his ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
6/3/2014 5:03:02 PM

Reviewer: old texan, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
The capsule is so large it is difficult to swallow. Embedding it in part of a banana or some jelly or preserves help. Is there an alternative drug that works similar to Pradaxa?

Condition: Prevent Blood Clot with Fast Irregular Heart Rate
5/9/2014 9:24:17 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
fatigue

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