I am 68 and have af and had a homograph implanted in 1995. is it safe to use pradaxa as a blood thinner?
This from the FDA
"... The use of Pradaxa in patients with another type of valve replacement made of natural biological tissue, known as a bioprosthetic valves, has not been evaluated and cannot be recommended. "
(A homograph valve is a type of bioprosthetic valve)
- Pradaxa Information for Consumers
- Pradaxa Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Pradaxa (detailed)
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