For Patients

Pradaxa (dabigatran)

Dabigatran is an oral anticoagulant that goes by the brand name Pradaxa®

 

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

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

Pradaxa full prescribing information - package insert with full Pradaxa (dabigatran) prescribing information

A Patient's Guide to Taking Dabigatran Etexilate - a patient education handout from Circulation, the Journal of the American Heart Association

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

Pradaxa Hospital Guidelines - what your hospital and physician want you to know discussion from the Clot Connect education blog

Pradaxa: Management of Major Bleeding - information for patients about the management of major bleeding while 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 from the Clot Connect education blog

Alcohol and blood thinners (warfarin, Pradaxa) - from Clot Connect