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How effective is pradaxa in treating Factor V Leiden Mutation (clotting disorder)?

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DemoninDC 8 Jan 2012

As of today Pradaxa is not approved for use in the prevention of DVTs or PEs. To use it for this indication, i.e. your Factor V disorder, would be an "off label" use of the product. I have used Pradaxa as an "off label" prescription for DVTs and PEs and it did not do very well for me. I got multiple DVTs after a long car drive, 14 hours to destination-bad weather, one week at destination, and 10 hours back from destination. A week later multiple DVTs. Also, you want to consider that there is no easy way to reverse the Pradaxa at the hospital, if you have an accident or major injury. free discount card

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