What is Xarelto Prescribed For?
Xeralto (Rivaroxaban) is an anticoagulant or blood thinner that prevents the formation of blood clots. Xarelto was marketed as an alternative to the blood thinner Warfarin.Warfarin had been around since 1954 and was the most prescribed blood thinner used for 50 years.
Xeralto is prescribed for people that have DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) and AFIB (atrial fibrillation). AFIB is an irregular heartbeat.