Thursday , June 21 2018
Home / For Your Practice (page 36)

For Your Practice


PRADAXA (DABAGATRAN), A New Anticoagulant for Stroke and Embolism Prevention

Mechanism of Action

By Jennifer Freidman 2011 Doctor of Pharmacy Candidate, University of Florida Atrial fibrillation currently affects about 2.2 million Americans. If left untreated it can cause embolism and stroke. The American Heart Association’s current recommendations for stroke prevention include anticoagulation therapy with warfarin being the agent of choice. Warfarin is a drug with a …

Read More »



sanofi-aventis U.S., LLC Free iOS/Android  GoMeals® was developed to help patients make healthy lifestyle choices at home or on the go. The app includes tools for eating healthy, staying active, and tracking blood glucose levels….

Read More »