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    Can Eliquis cause rashes on the body?

Posted on Sat, 5 Aug 2017 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: I am taking eliquist and I broke out in a rash on my face , neck, arms and chest. Is this a side afect or a inteaction with another medication. The rash looks like roseola , no blisters are present.
Answered by Dr. Robert Galamaga 45 minutes later
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Detailed Answer:
Hello and thanks for the query.

This could be a sensitivity to the drug itself. please tell your doctor. You may be a candidate for an alternative therapy such as Xarelto.

Thanks again for sending the query.


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