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Top Drugs: New Oral Anticoagulants

A resource guide for the latest oral anticoagulant drugs.

Anticoagulants are used for a wide range of purposes, such as preventing venous thromboembolism (deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism), preventing stroke and systemic embolism in atrial fibrillation, and preventing blood clots after heart valve replacement. This resource highlights new oral anticoagulant drugs by brand name, generic name and drug classification. This includes indications, clinical actions, warnings/contraindications, drug administration and monitoring. Refer to complete prescribing information on use in these special populations: children, pregnancy, lactation, elderly, liver disease and kidney disease.

To earn CE credit on this topic, read the CE article, New Oral Anticoagulants, and take the test to earn 1 CE credit


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Beatrice  Mitchell March 17, 2016
Woburn , MA

Have recent diagnosis of Factor V Liden.

Mary Hammer,  RNSeptember 30, 2015
Cape May, NJ


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