• It’s thought that the riva had no affect on me, so I’m now taking warfarin. I saw a hematologist the other day and he decided that I’m now on warfarin for life.

    That’s always a risk, whatever anticoagulant you’re on: some people are just more “sticky” and clot in spite of being anticoagulated. It doesn’t mean that rivaroxaban’s crap: it can…[Read more]

  • Hi

    My background: I’m a hospital pharmacist and I specialised in anticoagulation for six years until changing job in December. So I’ve had a lot of discussions like this with patients & doctors.

    The advice below is general, and comes with the caveat that you haven’t provided any other information about your medical history (other than previous…[Read more]

  • Hi Sonja

    My background: I’m a hospital pharmacist and I specialised in anticoagulation for six years until changing job in December. So I’ve had a lot of discussions like this with patients & doctors.

    The advice below is general, and comes with the caveat that you haven’t provided any other information about your medical history (other than…[Read more]