Blood thinners are usually given to people at risk for developing blood clots from conditions such as abnormal heart rhythms. Use of these lifesaving medications requires caution with other drugs, especially painkillers called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as ibuprofen (Advil) or naproxen (Aleve).
Thereof, is it OK to take ibuprofen with Xarelto?
No, you cannot take ibuprofen while taking Xarelto. People who take Xarelto must be careful avoid over-the-counter pain relievers because they can cause you to bleed. Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)
What medications should not be taken with Xarelto?
Adverse Medication Interactions Involving Xarelto
- Other blood thinners like warfarin (Coumadin), clopidogrel (Plavix), etc.
- Medications used to treat blood and circulation problems like cilostazol (Pletal), etc.
- Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) like ibuprofen (Advil), naproxen (Aleve), aspirin, etc.