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Drugs for Atrial Fibrillation


A comprehensive list of drugs used to treat Atrial Fibrillation are listed here. View list of drugs used to treat 'Atrial Fibrillation'. Click below on the listed drug to know more and this includes the brand name(s), price of the drug, its dosage, side-effects, adverse events, how and when should it be taken.
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Generic and Trade Names of Drugs for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation

For the convenience of the medical practitioners we have listed both the generic name and the multiple brand names of the drugs for Atrial Fibrillation.

Apixaban

Apixaban is an anticoagulant, which is used for reducing the risk of strokes and blood clots in patients with atrial fibrillation who have no problems with their heart valve (nonvalvular atrial fibrillation).
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Dabigatran

Dabigatran is an anticoagulant (blood thinner), prescribed for preventing strokes or serious blood clots in risky patients.
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Rivaroxaban

Rivaroxaban is indicated for reducing the risk of stroke and systemic embolism in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation It is used for preventing deep vein thrombosis (DVT), which may lead to pulmonary embolism (PE) in patients undergoing knee or hip replacement surgery.
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