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Higher Risk of Bleeding, Death for Dialysis Patients on Pradaxa and Xarelto

New research findings by Massachusetts General Hospital doctors further substantiate FDA warnings against the use of anticoagulants Xarelto and Pradaxa in atrial fibrillation (AF) patients undergoing dialysis. After review of almost 30,000 AF dialysis patients, doctors determined that the use of Xarelto and Pradaxa in patients undergoing dialysis poses a higher risk of bleeding...
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Xarelto, Coupled with Average Painkillers, Leads to Dangerous Results

A study released on November 18, 2014 in the medical journal Annals of Internal Medicine determined that patients who took a combination of an anticoagulant, like Xarelto or Pradaxa, with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID), such as Advil, Motrin, and Aleve, had a significantly increased risk of severe bleeding events. While all blood thinning drugs bear...
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Study Affirms that Pradaxa Patients Have a Significantly Higher Risk of Bleeding

A study published in early November by the Journal of American Medicine - Internal Medicine, revealed that patients taking the blood-thinner Pradaxa suffered a 30% greater risk of any bleeding, 58% greater risk of major bleeding and 85% higher risk of gastrointestinal bleeding. These results emphasize the heightened danger to patients taking Pradaxa, as...
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Study Shows Increased Bleeding Risks after Taking Blood-Thinner Pradaxa

Over the last 4 years, robust testing of the drug Pradaxa’s effectiveness has uncovered an increased risk in bleeding, sometimes resulting in death. A study done by University of Pittsburgh and reported online in the journal of JAMA Internal Medicine (Article Here) surveyed 9,400 men and women who had atrial fibrillation—1,300 of whom were...
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