Advertisement

What are the side effects of argatroban?

The most serious side effects of argatroban are associated with its effects on blood clotting. If you are bleeding excessively, particularly from somewhere unusual, such as your nose or gums, get medical attention immediately. You may also see blood in your urine, stool, mucus or vomit. Other serious side effects include: problems urinating, flu-like symptoms, coughing, chest pain, depressed heart rate and respiration, numbness or sensory disturbances, such as weakened vision and balance. Argatroban can also cause headaches and nausea.

Continue Learning about Anticoagulant

What drugs may interact with anticoagulants?
Dr. Darria Long Gillespie, MDDr. Darria Long Gillespie, MD
The following drugs may interact with anticoagulant drugs, leading to side effects: antiplatelet...
More Answers
What are anticoagulants?
Dr. Darria Long Gillespie, MDDr. Darria Long Gillespie, MD
Many people with heart failure are at risk for blood clots in the heart or blood vessels. A blood cl...
More Answers
How can anticoagulants affect oral surgery?
American Dental AssociationAmerican Dental Association
Reduced blood clotting is a side effect of aspirins and anticoagulants, such as heparin or warfa...
More Answers
Why do I have to stop taking my blood thinners before knee surgery?
Rishi Anand, MDRishi Anand, MD
If you suffer from atrial fibrillation (afib) or are taking blood thinners (anticoagulants), you wil...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.