Scientific Name: Apixaban
Brand Name: Eliquis
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Apixaban selectively inhibits factor Xa in its free and bound forms, independant of antithrombin III
Description of the Drug: Apixaban is an anticoagulant used for the prophylaxis of stroke and systemic embolism in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation, and deep vein thrombosis(DVT) leading to pulmonary embolism(PE) , including in patients after a hip or knee replacement surgery.
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