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Dabigatran

 
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    Oral
    Dabigatran
    Pradaxa 
    • Mechanism of Action
    • Reversibly inhibits factor IIa (thrombin), resulting in reduced fibrin clot formation.
    • Pharmacology
    • Idarucizumab (praxbind) may be used to reverse dabigatran in life-threatening situations only.

Clinical Use

    • Indications
    • Contraindications
    • Adverse Effects
    • Monitoring
    • A dilute thrombin time assay may be used to monitor dabigatran.
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