XARELTO® is proven to treat and help prevent DVT and PE blood clots.

XARELTO® treats and helps prevent deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) with:

  • No regular blood monitoring. Spend time doing things you enjoy
  • No known dietary restrictions. Continue to eat the healthy foods you like
  • No frequent dosage adjustments. One less thing to worry about

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Prescribed Blood
Thinner in Its Class.

More than 11 million prescriptions in the U.S. and growing.

XARELTO® has been approved for a variety of uses. More than 11 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.

XARELTO® Stories

Learn more about XARELTO® from people who’ve taken it.

See why Hall-of-Fame golfer Arnold Palmer and his doctor chose XARELTO® to treat his DVT blood clot.

Champion NASCAR® driver Brian Vickers explains why XARELTO® was the right move for him.

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Proven in a large clinical study.

In the largest clinical study of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) ever conducted, XARELTO® was proven effective at treating DVT and PE, and reducing the risk of these blood clots happening again. XARELTO® is an oral anticoagulant, or blood thinner, that works by blocking Factor Xa (“10a”), an enzyme needed for blood to clot.

Learn more about DVT and PE and what you can do to help prevent blood clots.

To benefit from this treatment, you have to take XARELTO® exactly as your doctor prescribed. Your doctor will decide how long you should take XARELTO®. Do not stop taking XARELTO® without talking with your doctor first. Stopping could increase your risk of another DVT or PE blood clot.

A XARELTO® Patient Support Story.

See what you can do to treat your blood clot, avoid another one, and learn about a support program that can help.

Meet 2 travelers who are determined to do all they can to help reduce the risk of a DVT or PE happening again.



 

XARELTO® is a prescription medicine used to reduce the risk of stroke and blood clots in people with atrial fibrillation, not caused by a heart valve problem. For patients currently well managed on warfarin, there is limited information on how XARELTO® and warfarin compare in reducing the risk of stroke.

XARELTO® is also a prescription medicine used to treat deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism, and to help reduce the risk of these conditions occurring again.

XARELTO® is also a prescription medicine used to reduce the risk of forming a blood clot in the legs and lungs of people who have just had knee or hip replacement surgery.

 

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