A 59-year-old male asked:
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doctor put me on 25mg of xarelto for the last 23 months i am having a hard time to breath heart is running fast so they say i need a pace maker?

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Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Short of breath. : While it's possible that this could be a side effect of Xarelto, it sounds like you may have a real heart rhythm disturbance that is out of control. This fact needs to be confirmed. This can also give one shortness of breath.
Answered on Oct 4, 2016

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