XARELTO® is a prescription anticoagulant, or blood-thinning medication, proven to:
- reduce the risk of stroke in people with Atrial Fibrillation (AFib), an irregular heartbeat, not caused by a heart valve problem
- treat and help prevent deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE), blood clots in deep veins (such as the legs) and in the lungs
- reduce the risk of blood clots following hip or knee replacement surgery
XARELTO® reduces each of these risks with:
Thinner in Its Class.
More than 13 million prescriptions in the U.S. and growing.
XARELTO® has been approved for a variety of uses. More than 13 million prescriptions have been written in the U.S. alone to treat or help reduce the risk of DVT and PE blood clots and strokes. In fact, XARELTO® is now the most prescribed blood thinner in its class in the country.