Dabigatran 150 Mg Capsule is an anticoagulant or blood thinner. It helps prevent and treat blood clots.
Dabigatran is used to prevent stroke and harmful blood clots (such as in your legs or lungs) if you have a certain type of irregular heartbeat (atrial fibrillation). Dabigatran is also used to treat blood clots in the veins of your legs (deep vein thrombosis) or lungs (pulmonary embolism) and to reduce the risk of them occurring again. This medication may also be used to prevent these blood clots from forming after hip replacement surgery. Dabigatran is an anticoagulant that works by blocking a certain substance (a clotting protein called thrombin) in your blood. This helps to keep blood flowing smoothly in your body.Dabigatran should not be used to prevent blood clots from forming after artificial heart valve replacement.
SIDE EFFECTS :
- Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
- Gastrointestinal bleeding
- Abdominal pain
- Skin bleeding.