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Posted 28 Jan 2018 by • 0 answers
My dad had a pulmonary embolism a year ago and was prescribed Eliquis. He was advised from his doctor to stop taking it 6days ago and has been fine until today he is very weak and sleeping lots-is this normal side effects of coming off this drug?
Posted 21 Nov 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 4 Nov 2017 by • 1 answer
My mother is 82 years old bed bound & has been taking warfarin which has been thinning her blood too much . The GP has suggested apixaban 5mg twice a day .I'm very nervous and concerned about this drug should I be ?
Posted 2 Nov 2017 by • 0 answers
Was on metoprolol and flecainide for AF and Apixaban. Had severe prolonged systemic urticaria which, after 3 months of treatment as mites or scabies, was found to be a reaction to flecainide. Ceased flecainide but took 2 weeks in coronary care and 3 cardioversions to get back into sinus rhythm. ...
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Posted 23 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
Is Apixaban unsuitable for patients with coronary heart disease, ICDs, digestive difficulties, prostate cancer, over 80 year olds? Does it increase lactate levels in blood and therefore increase mortality rates in patients? How long does it take to flush the drug out? Should health carers monitor ...
Posted 29 May 2017 by • 0 answers
... which is getting worse. Has anyone else had this happen? If I go off it will the ringing stop? I'm also on apixaban for blood thinning.
Eliquis - I am on apixaban 2.5mg twice a day. Can I take Flaxseed 2000mg a day which contains Omega?
Posted 21 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
... 3,6 & 9 ? I need to take this as I do not eat fish... please can some one advise me. So far I have been given conflicting advice.
Posted 8 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
I started taking this a month ago my hair started to fall out in clumps?
Posted 10 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
I have asked my doctor and he says I will have to live with it he cannot give me anything else.
Posted 18 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
I am currently living in a tropical country, so I wrapped my synthroid, ramipril and apixaban(eliquis) in a doubled plastic bag and stored them in the bottom drawer of the refrigerator. Last night, following a short power failure the refrigerator shot up and froze everything including the pills. ...
Posted 21 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
Can I switch straight back to previous dose of warfarin
Posted 8 Sep 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 26 Jul 2015 by • 1 answer
one or two drinks daily? I am 66 y.o. male in excellent health. Had one lone episode of afib in Feb 2014. Have been taking metropolol/aspirin with no side effects. Now doctor wants to put me on apixaban instead of aspirin.
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