Apixaban is used in the treatment and prevention of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism. Apixaban is also used for Reduction of stroke and clot risk in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation patients.
How it Works
Apixaban is an anticoagulant. Apixaban works by preventing the formation of harmful blood clots. Apixaban inhibits the platelet aggregation induced by thrombin, thus reduces and prevents the formation of harmful blood clots.
Common Side effects
Some of the potential side effects of Apixaban can include the symptoms below; Bruising, Swelling, Vomiting, Anemia, Nausea, Bleeding