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Is it safe to take a fish oil supplement while taking blood thinner medication, specifically, Xarelto?

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Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 10 months ago

No.

It is potentially unsafe.

Increased risk of bleeding.

If you do this, it is only with your doctors approval and monitoring.

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