ELIQUIS 5MG TABLET is used to lower the risk of stroke caused by a blood clot and to treat DVT or pulmonary embolism . is also used after hip or knee replacement surgery to prevent a type of blood clot.
Side Effects :
SERIOUS SIDE EFFECTS •bleeding gums •nosebleeds •heavy vaginal bleeding •red, pink, or brown urine •red or black, tarry stools •coughing up or vomiting blood or material that looks like coffee grounds •swelling or joint pain •headache •rash •chest pain or tightness •swelling of the face or tongue •trouble breathing •wheezing •feeling dizzy or faint
ELIQUIS 5MG TABLET to be taken by mouth. It is usually taken with or without food twice a day.
ELIQUIS 5MG TABLET blocks the activity of certain clotting substances in the blood.
Pregnancy: should be used during pregnancy only if the benefit outweighs the risk. Alcohol: Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Driving: has no or negligible influence on the ability to drive and use machines. Kidney: Caution should be recommended with patient of kidney disease. LIver: Caution should be recommended with patient of liver disease.
. You should not take this medicine if you are allergic to it, or if you have an artificial heart valve, or active bleeding from a surgery, injury, or other cause. . Tell your doctor if you are older than 80; or if you weigh less than 132 pounds.
Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat.