For Healthcare Professionals

Pradaxa (dabigatran)

Pradaxa (dabigatran) website  - manufacturer's official website with prescribing information on Pradaxa

Pradaxa (dabigatran) full prescribing information - full prescribing insert for Pradaxa

Pradaxa Patient Mediation Guide  - Pradaxa (dabigatran) medication guide for patients from the FDA in .pdf format

A Patient's Guide to Taking Dabigatran Etexilate - a patient education handout from the Journal Circulation, also available as .pdf to download

Starting Pradaxa Checklist - a checklist for patient discussion from the Clot Connect education blog

Pradaxa Hospital Guidelines - structured treatment guide for clinical practice from the Clot Connect education blog; includes copy of the University of North Carolina Health Care System dabigatran guidelines which can be utilized

Pradaxa: Management of Major Bleeding -treatment options for  the management of major bleeding of patients taking Pradaxa from the Clot Connect education blog

Interruption of Pradaxa for procedures - information about stopping Pradaxa(dabigatran) for colonoscopy, dental work, surgery, etc from the Clot Connect education blog

Off-label use of Pradaxa - discussion of the indications Pradaxa has been FDA approved for and off-label use for DVT/PE can be found in this entry from the Clot Connect education blog

Alcohol and warfarin or Pradaxa - from Clot Connect

Periprocedural Management and Approach to Bleeding in Patients Taking Dabigatran, Jeffrey I. Weitz, Daniel J. Quinlan and John W. Eikelboom Circulation. 2012;126:2428-2432,