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Very: Warfarin costs about $200 a year, while Pradaxa runs about $3,000 a year.

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Dr. Andrew Kaplan
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Anticoagulant: This is a new type of blood thinner. It is used as a substitute for warfarin/coumadin in patients with atrial fibrillation.
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Blood thinner: People who need a blood-thinner who have atrial fibrilliation & need to reduce the risk of stroke or blood clots.
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Dr. Jessica Allan
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Dr. Frederick Tibayan
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Oral anticoagulant: it is a blood thinner that you take by mouth. More specifically, it is a direct thrombin inhibitor.
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Dr. Robert Killian
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Patient Assistance: Many drug manufacturers have patient assistant programs for those in financial need. These are usually easily found on the company's website. Your pha ... Read More
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Check with MD: You should not stop this medication without discussing this with your presscribing doctor. You could suffer harm coming off this anti-coagulant. You ... Read More
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Dr. Frederick Tibayan
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Dr. Ruben Altman
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Bleeding: Pradaxa has a 30% greater causing abnormal bleeding then coumadin (warfarin)
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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Pradaxa: Pradaxa is an anticoagulant, its main side effect is too much bleeding

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