Coming soon. Prevents blood clots. Pradaxa (Dabigatran) is a good medication for preventing blood clots. It doesn't require regular blood tests or changing doses often. It can be expensive and there's no way to reverse the medication's effects. Find lowest prices Save on your next prescription. Be sure you’re getting the lowest price for your medication, even if you have insurance.
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Side effects Arixtra Pradaxa
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Gi side effect 35%
Any side effect 21%
Any bleed 20%
Major gastrointestinal bleed 6%
Gi bleed 3%
Major bleed 3%
Gastritis-like symptoms 3%
Gastrointestinal bleed 2%
Life-threatening bleed 2%
More Pradaxa side effects » How it works Arixtra Pradaxa Coming soon. Pradaxa (Dabigatran) is an anticoagulant that stops the formation of blood clots. Type of medication Arixtra Pradaxa Prescription only Available as Arixtra Pradaxa Used for Arixtra Pradaxa Risk factors for serious side effects Arixtra Pradaxa Coming soon. › Stopping Pradaxa (Dabigatran) too soon › Spinal tap › Anesthesia along the spine (epidural anesthesia) › Taking NSAIDs, aspirin, or other blood-thinning medicines › Drug interactions Detailed Pradaxa (dabigatran) risks & warnings »
Research studies with animals haven’t found a risk to unborn babies, but it hasn’t been properly studied in humans.
Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.
Upsides and benefits Arixtra Pradaxa Coming soon › Clinical studies have shown that the risk of stroke and blood clots is lower than with warfarin, another popular "blood thinner" (anticoagulant). › Doesn't require regular blood tests or frequent dose changes. › In studies comparing Pradaxa (Dabigatran) to other "blood thinners", it worked just as well in preventing strokes and was better in lowering the risk of bleeding. Downsides and risks Arixtra Pradaxa Coming soon › Not available as generic. › There are no antidotes to stop bleeding caused by taking too much Pradaxa (Dabigatran). › Can't take during pregnancy. Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication Arixtra Pradaxa Coming soon › Pradaxa (Dabigatran) is an anticoagulant, so it's important not to miss a dose. Don't stop taking this medication without talking to your doctor first. › When taking Pradaxa (Dabigatran), you can bleed more easily, so use a soft toothbrush and an electric razor to avoid cutting yourself. › Take this exactly as your doctor or pharmacist tells you to. › Take with a full glass of water. Swallow the capsule whole. Don't chew, break, or open the capsule. Learn more More about Arixtra Side effects FDA package insert More about Pradaxa Side effects Reviews & ratings Alternatives FDA package insert