To investigate the association between DOAC use and PPI initiation, researchers used data from community pharmacies in the Netherlands from 2012-2016.
The researchers searched the U.S. Medicare database for NVAF patients 65 years of age and older who were newly prescribed one of the following medications: apixaban, dabigatran, rivaroxaban, or warfarin.
Safety Alerts and Recalls, Uncategorized
The recall is specific to Eliquis 5mg Tablets (60-count bottle) Lot# HN0063 with expiration date of September 2019.
To compare the incidence of hospitalization for upper GI tract bleeding, researchers used US Medicare beneficiary files to identify a cohort of patients that were ≥30 years old who initiated oral anticoagulation therapy with apixaban, dabigatran, rivaroxaban, or warfarin, with or without PPI cotherapy.