AFib Medications

can be used to treat atrial fibrillation or AFib. Atrial fibrillation is a condition in which the heart beats irregularly and increases a person’s risk of stroke. Hence, it is important to treat this condition as soon as possible.

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is a blood thinner or an anticoagulant that can help to maintain a regular heartbeat, reduce the risk of stroke, and hinder blood clot formation.

There is a chance that this medication will increase your risk of bleeding. So, be sure to talk to your doctor or seek medical attention if you begin to experience any unusual side effects or excessive bleeding and bruising.

This drug is not for people who have artificial heart valves; those who are prone to any type of abnormal bleeding; or those allergic to any of the ingredients present in . 

Remember to talk about the pros and cons with your doctor before you begin treatment. Let your doctor know if you have or have had liver or kidney problems or any other medical condition that may affect the results of .

Tell your doctor about all of the medications that you are currently taking—regardless of whether they are prescriptions or natural supplements. Some medications and supplements may diminish the effect of .

is available in the form of a tablet. The standard protocol is twice a day with or without food, but your doctor may give you specific directions. Be sure to take the exact dosage that your doctor recommends.

Stop using  and seek medical attention if you also begin to experience side effects such as coughing or vomiting blood, unexpected pain, swelling, joint pain, headaches, or dizziness.

Do not take this medication if you are breastfeeding or if you plan to breastfeed in the near future.

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Posted on May 22, 2023