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Pradaxa Anticoagulant Side Effects and Pradaxa Lawsuit

Consider contacting Mark J. Leeds, a Pradaxa lawsuits lawyer if you have experienced adverse Pradaxa anticoagulant side effects.

Dabigatran is the active ingredient in the Pradaxa anticoagulant medication for nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (AF) patients – or patients who are being treated for abnormal heart rhythm. Atrial fibrillation patients take Pradaxa to thin their blood, which is the same reason why atrial fibrillation patients take another blood thinning medication, Warfarin. Whether abnormal heart rhythm patients are taking Warfarin blood thinner medication or are taking Pradaxa blood thinner medication, both of these anticoagulants are meant to help reduce a risk of blood clots and strokes.
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