PRADAXA 150MG CAPSULE is used to: . prevent blood clots and to reduce the risk of stroke in people with a certain type of heart rhythm disorder. . treat or prevent blood clots in the veins of your legs, or the veins in your lungs.
Side Effects :
. stomach pain . upset stomach . heartburn . nausea SERIOUS SIDE EFFECTS : . unusual bruising or bleeding . pink or brown urine . red or black, tarry stools . coughing up blood . vomiting material that is bloody or looks like coffee grounds . bleeding from the gums . frequent nosebleeds . heavy menstrual bleeding . bleeding from a cut that lasts longer than normal . joint pain or swelling . headache . dizziness or feeling faint . weakness . hives . rash . itching . difficulty breathing or swallowing . chest pain or tightness . swelling of the face, throat, tongue, lips, eyes, arms, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
PRADAXA 150MG CAPSULE Take drug with a full glass of water. You may take it with or without food. Swallow the capsule whole and do not crush, chew, break, or open it.
PRADAXA 150MG CAPSULE is an anticoagulant that helps to prevent the formation of blood clots.
Pregnancy: should not be used during pregnancy unless clearly necessary. Alcohol: Avoid drinking alcohol as it may increase your risk of bleeding in your stomach or intestine.
Driving: has no or negligible influence on the ability to drive and use machines.
Kidney: Do not take this drug if you have severely reduced kidney function. Consult your doctor. LIver: Do not take this drug if you have a severely reduced liver function or liver disease which could possibly cause death.Consult your doctor.
.You should not take this drug if you have an artificial heart valve. .It can cause a very serious blood clot around your spinal cord if you have received spinal anesthesia. .Do not stop taking this drug without your doctor's advice because stopping this medication can increase your risk of stroke.
Store at room temperature and protect it from moisture.