Search results for "Atrial fibrillation"

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The changing nature of truth, and warfarin for afib

The second is that UpToDate recommends use of Pradaxa (dabigatran), Xarelto (rivaroxaban) or apixaban for prevention of strokes in patients with atrial fibrillation rather than Coumadin (warfarin.) I have written several
July 2020

QD: News Every Day--Hypertension often not assessed in very elderly patients

Hypertension continues to be undertreated in the elderly, even though it can lead to significant clinical events, such as stroke, myocardial infarction, heart failure, PAD and atrial fibrillation.
July 2020

Bariatric surgery device linked to deaths

Serious side effects include hemorrhage, infections, cytopenias, atrial fibrillation, hypertension, second primary malignancies, and tumor lysis syndrome.
October 2017

QD: News Every Day--CRP, fibrinogen levels could help asses risk for cardiovascular events

Furthermore, risk scores proposed solely for the prediction of stroke may involve additional risk factors that are not considered here, such as atrial fibrillation.".
July 2020

New warnings for gabapentinoids; other drugs approved

Risks of the drug include bleeding events and atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter requiring hospitalization. ... The most common side effects are musculoskeletal pain, peripheral edema, atrial fibrillation, and arthralgia.
February 2020

PADs impact exceeds that of many other cardiovascular conditions, expert says

Yet, PAD has more of an impact than atrial fibrillation or hypertension, and is the “highest risk, most costly, most impactful disease that no one cares for,” he said.
July 2020

New CBC test, implant for apnea approved

Serious side effects include hemorrhage, infections, and atrial fibrillation. Second primary malignancies have occurred in some patients taking the drug, which is also contraindicated in women who are breastfeeding.
January 2018

Dang. Just have to rant about some really expensive drugs: Lucemyra, Trelegy Ellipta, Andexxa

s supply of a nice cheap generic blood pressure pill for 10 million people to help prevent the atrial fibrillation which eventually leads to prescription of the anticoagulant.
July 2020

Five things to help good doctors stay good as they grow older

For instance, if I wasn't open-minded, three of my afternoon patients may still have atrial fibrillation symptoms, and a few more would still be taking a drug that poisons
July 2020

New report proposes solutions to drug shortages

Patients may experience atrial fibrillation and flutter and should be monitored for symptoms of arrhythmias. ... Digoxin oral solution USP (0.05 mg/mL) for the treatment of atrial fibrillation in adults and heart failure in adult and pediatric patients.
January 2020

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