Savaysa is a prescription medication that is used to treat blood clots and to reduce the risk of blood clots or stroke caused by atrial fibrillation, deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism (PE). Savaysa contains the anticoagulant edoxaban tosylate and works by blocking the actions of clotting proteins within your blood.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Savaysa include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of edoxaban.
What should I do if I miss a dose of Savaysa?
If you miss a dose of Savaysa, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What else is Savaysa called?
Savaysa is also known as Lixiana internationally. Lixiana is the same brand name medication with a different name internationally and is not a generic alternative medication.