The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
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Dabigatran Etexilate (Pradaxa) - A New Oral Anticoagulant
The FDA has approved the oral direct thrombin inhibitor dabigatran (da big’ a tran) etexilate (Pradaxa – Boehringer Ingelheim) for prevention of thromboembolic stroke in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation. It has been available in...more
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