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Rivaroxaban is as safe as aspirin and more effective at preventing recurrent venous thromboembolism (VTE) in patients who were in equipoise for continued anticoagulants, a study shows.

Researchers discovered that blood clot rates in patients taking rivaroxaban were significantly lower – 1.5% and 1.2% compared with 4.4% for patients taking aspirin

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