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Pradaxa Cerebral Infarction Side Effects

Pradaxa Cerebral Infarction Side Effect Reports


The following Pradaxa Cerebral Infarction side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Cerebral Infarction, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Pradaxa or it might take time to develop.



Cerebral Infarction, Brain Herniation, Cerebral Haemorrhage

This Cerebral Infarction side effect was reported by a physician from CN. A 58-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: atrial fibrillation. The patient was prescribed Pradaxa (dosage: 220 Mg), which was started on 201309. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Pradaxa the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Cerebral Infarction
  • Brain Herniation
  • Cerebral Haemorrhage
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Pradaxa.
Haemoptysis, Lung Consolidation, Aspiration, Cerebral Infarction

This Cerebral Infarction Pradaxa side effect was reported by a health professional from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED on Feb 26, 2014. A Female , 72 years of age, weighting 83.78 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Pradaxa. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Haemoptysis
  • Lung Consolidation
  • Aspiration
  • Cerebral Infarction
. Pradaxa dosage: 220 Mg. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Embolism, Infarction, Ischaemia, Neoplasm, Cerebral Infarction, Wernicke-korsakoff Syndrome, Hallucination, Disturbance In Attention, Delusion

This is a Pradaxa side effect report of a 84-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from DE, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: bradyarrhythmia,atrial fibrillation,hypertension,hypothyroidism,thyroiditis, who was treated with Pradaxa (dosage:220 Mg, start time: Feb 04, 2014), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Cerebral Infarction side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Embolism
  • Infarction
  • Ischaemia
  • Neoplasm
  • Cerebral Infarction
  • Wernicke-korsakoff Syndrome
  • Hallucination
  • Disturbance In Attention
  • Delusion
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Pradaxa treatment in female patients suffering from bradyarrhythmia,atrial fibrillation,hypertension,hypothyroidism,thyroiditis, resulting in Cerebral Infarction.

Cerebral Infarction

A 61-year-old patient (weight: NA) from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED with the following symptoms: atrial fibrillation started Pradaxa treatment (dosage: 300 Mg) on NS. Soon after starting Pradaxa treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Cerebral Infarction
. Concurrently used drugs: NA.The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Pradaxa side effects, such as Cerebral Infarction.
Cerebral Infarction

A patient from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED was prescribed and started Pradaxa on Feb 18, 2014. Patient felt the following Pradaxa side effects: cerebral infarction Additional patient health information: male , 78 years of age, weighting 132.3 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Pradaxa dosage: 220 Mg. Concurrently used drugs: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Cerebral Infarction

This report suggests a potential Pradaxa Cerebral Infarction side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 77-year-old patient from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): atrial fibrillation and used Pradaxa (dosage: 220 Mg) starting NS. Soon after starting Pradaxa the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Cerebral Infarction
Drugs used concurrently:NA. The patient was hospitalized. Although Pradaxa demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Cerebral Infarction, may still occur.
Cerebral Infarction

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Feb 18, 2014 by a male taking Pradaxa (dosage: 220 Mg) was diagnosed with and. Location: COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 75 years of age, weighting 156.5 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Pradaxa side effects: cerebral infarction. Additional medications/treatments: The patient was hospitalized.
Cerebral Infarction

This Cerebral Infarction problem was reported by a health professional from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED. A 59-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): atrial fibrillation.On NS a consumer started treatment with Pradaxa (dosage: 300 Mg). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Pradaxa, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Cerebral Infarction
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Cerebral Infarction, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Cerebral Infarction

This is a Pradaxa side effect report of a 85-year-old patient (weight: NA) from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: atrial fibrillation and was treated with Pradaxa (dosage: 220 Mg) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Cerebral Infarction
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Pradaxa could cause Cerebral Infarction and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Cerebral Infarction

This Cerebral Infarction side effect was reported by a health professional from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED on Feb 18, 2014. A patient from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 84 years of age, weighting 191.8 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Pradaxa. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Pradaxa side effects: cerebral infarction. Pradaxa dosage: 220 Mg. The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Pradaxa.
Cerebral Infarction

This Cerebral Infarction side effect was reported by a health professional from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED. A 70-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: atrial fibrillation. The patient was prescribed Pradaxa (dosage: 220 Mg), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Pradaxa the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Cerebral Infarction
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Pradaxa.
Cerebral Infarction

This Cerebral Infarction Pradaxa side effect was reported by a physician from JP on Feb 27, 2014. A Female , 98 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Pradaxa. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Cerebral Infarction
. Pradaxa dosage: 220 Mg. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Hemiplegia, Cerebral Artery Occlusion, Hemisensory Neglect, Dysarthria, Speech Disorder, Eye Movement Disorder, Intracardiac Thrombus, Cerebral Infarction, Off Label Use

This is a Pradaxa side effect report of a 60-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from FI, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: heart valve operation,transient ischaemic attack, who was treated with Pradaxa (dosage:300 Mg, start time: 201311), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Cerebral Infarction side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Hemiplegia
  • Cerebral Artery Occlusion
  • Hemisensory Neglect
  • Dysarthria
  • Speech Disorder
  • Eye Movement Disorder
  • Intracardiac Thrombus
  • Cerebral Infarction
  • Off Label Use
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Pradaxa treatment in female patients suffering from heart valve operation,transient ischaemic attack, resulting in Cerebral Infarction.
Cerebrovascular Accident, Cerebral Infarction

A 71-year-old patient (weight: NA) from FR with the following symptoms: NA started Pradaxa treatment (dosage: 300 Mg) on 2012. Soon after starting Pradaxa treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Cerebrovascular Accident
  • Cerebral Infarction
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Flecaine Lp 150 (150 Mg)
  • Temerit (5 Mg)
  • Crestor (5 Mg)
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Pradaxa side effects, such as Cerebral Infarction.
Cerebral Infarction, Altered State Of Consciousness, Coma, Haemorrhoidal Haemorrhage, Pyrexia

A female patient from CN was prescribed and started Pradaxa on Dec 20, 2013. After Pradaxa was administered, patient encountered several Pradaxa side effects: cerebral infarction, altered state of consciousness, coma, haemorrhoidal haemorrhage, pyrexia Additional patient health information: Female , 74 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Pradaxa dosage: 220 Mg. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Cerebral Infarction, Cerebral Thrombosis

This report suggests a potential Pradaxa Cerebral Infarction side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 81-year-old female patient from IT (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): thrombosis prophylaxis and used Pradaxa (dosage: 220 Mg) starting Jun 01, 2013. Soon after starting Pradaxa the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Cerebral Infarction
  • Cerebral Thrombosis
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Atorvastatin
  • Bisoprolol Hemifumarate
  • Januvia
  • Solosa
  • Lanoxin
  • Aldactone
  • Lasix
  • Triatec
The patient was hospitalized. Although Pradaxa demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Cerebral Infarction, may still occur.
Cerebral Infarction

An adverse event was reported by a pharmacist on Dec 10, 2013 by a Female taking Pradaxa (dosage: NA) . Location: JP , 73 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Pradaxa side effects: cerebral infarction. Additional medications/treatments:
Cerebral Infarction, Cerebellar Infarction

This Cerebral Infarction problem was reported by a health professional from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED. A 68-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On 200707 a consumer started treatment with Pradaxa (dosage: 220 Mg). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Cilostazol (100 Mg)
  • Lamivudine/abacavir Sulfate
  • Etravirine
When commencing Pradaxa, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Cerebral Infarction
  • Cerebellar Infarction
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Cerebral Infarction, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Atrial Thrombosis, Cerebral Infarction

This is a Pradaxa side effect report of a 59-year-old patient (weight: NA) from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: atrial fibrillation and was treated with Pradaxa (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Atrial Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Infarction
This opens a possibility that Pradaxa could cause Cerebral Infarction and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Subdural Haematoma, Disturbance In Attention, Aphasia, Infarction, Coma, Cerebral Infarction, Somnolence

This Cerebral Infarction side effect was reported by a physician from DE on Nov 29, 2013. A patient from DE , 77 years of age, weighting 172.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Pradaxa. Patient felt the following Pradaxa side effects: subdural haematoma, disturbance in attention, aphasia, infarction, coma, cerebral infarction, somnolence. Pradaxa dosage: NA. The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Pradaxa.
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Pradaxa Cerebral Infarction Causes and Reviews


A stroke is a medical emergency. There are two types - ischemic and hemorrhagic. Ischemic stroke is the most common type. It is usually caused by a blood clot that blocks or plugs a blood vessel in the brain. This keeps blood from flowing to the brain. Within minutes, brain cells begin to die. Another cause is stenosis, or narrowing of the artery. This can happen because of atherosclerosis, a disease in which plaque builds up inside your arteries. Transient ischemic attacks (TIAs) occur when the blood supply to the brain is interrupted briefly. Having a TIA can mean you are at risk for having a more serious stroke.

Symptoms of stroke are

  • Sudden numbness or weakness of the face, arm or leg (especially on one side of the body)
  • Sudden confusion, trouble speaking or understanding speech
  • Sudden trouble seeing in one or both eyes
  • Sudden trouble walking, dizziness, loss of balance or coordination
  • Sudden severe headache with no known cause

It is important to treat strokes as quickly as possible. Blood thinners may be used to stop a stroke while it is happening by quickly dissolving the blood clot. Post-stroke rehabilitation can help people overcome disabilities caused by stroke damage.

NIH: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke


Pradaxa Cerebral Infarction Reviews

Fri, 14 Jan 2011

I am experiencing severe heartburn, even when taking Nexium twice a day and using antacids, such a Tums. Never have experienced this level of discomfort when taking a prescription medicine.
Not sure in the long term I can continue with this drug. It will be a disppointment as I disliked taking Coumidin because of the uncertainty and diet problems.

Mon, 15 Oct 2012

Mother Nature can care your Hair....

Sun, 19 Dec 2010

Mild stomach discomfort. Frequent bad tasting burping.

Wed, 06 Apr 2011

68 year old male. I have been taking Pradaxa for two months. I have had a very significant increase in my blood pressure. After exercise my BP goes down, but in mid afternoon it can get very high. anyone else notice BP changes?

Tue, 14 Jun 2011

Hospital 1 week after starting with unknown stomach pain. Sleeping now 4 weeks and unable to work or wakeup. Can't concentrate at all. Now mental problems. My wife afraid of me now and stopped the new drug 2 days ago. Some better first day. Maybe don't know yet if I will get back to normal or not.

Sat, 02 Jul 2011

i;ve woken up to bad leg pain, would hurt no matter where or how I laid, 7 days in a row, its happened. hip feels like it wants to come apart at times. only on right side. my drs. say its not Pradaxa with out even looking at me. where to next ????

Mon, 05 Mar 2012

right after taking Pradaxa i started have eye migrains and i have a history of having them but olny a few the last ten years. now i have them every week or ten days

Sat, 28 Apr 2012

I personally switched my 81 year old mother from Pradaxa 150 MG to Pradaxa 75 MG with Dr.'s approval after she experienced severe stomach pains. It has helped a lot. I've also read that 75 years and older patients are prescribed 110 MG in other countries. It seems that Dr.'s in the U.S. are pushing the 150 MG across the board for some reason; when I would hope that their well informed about global recommendations, even though the 110 MG still might be too much. 
What bothers me about this blog is that the vast majority of patients only mention that they are taking the medicine Pradaxa, but fail to tell us the MG. How are we supposed to form an knowlegeable opinion about each other's experiences if we don't know the MG and dose of Pradaxa you are taking?

Thu, 24 May 2012

Started 150mg, 2/day, year ago. Severe pelvic pain, gastric distress  blood in urine were primary side effects. Discovered eating high alkaline foods with
pills Greatly reduced symptoms. Cantaloupe works best. Dried raisins and bananas will suffice in a pinch. Age 74, a-fib. Now have diverticulitis. Dr. not really interested.

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Examples: headache, dizziness

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Haemorrhage (675)
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