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Prosthetic Heart Valves, Mechanical Valves - Thrombosis Prophylaxis Medications

Definition of Prosthetic Heart Valves, Mechanical Valves - Thrombosis Prophylaxis:

Prosthetic Heart Valves are divided into mechanical and tissue valves. Mechanical valves tend to last longer than biological valves, but they also carry a greater long-term risk of thromboembolism. To help prevent thromboembolism, people who receive mechanical heart valves must take anticoagulant medications for the rest of their lives.

Drugs (by generic name) associated with Prosthetic Heart Valves, Mechanical Valves - Thrombosis Prophylaxis

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Prosthetic Heart Valves, Mechanical Valves - Thrombosis Prophylaxis. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

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