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Cardiology Management

Statins Combined with Stroke Prevention Drug Increase Risk of Haemorrhage

2016 22 Nov

According to a study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ), two commonly used statins can increase the risk of haemorrhage when combined with dabigatran etexilate, a stroke prevention drug  used in patients with atrial fibrillation. See Also : Statins and Drug-Drug Interactions: AHA Scientific Statement A possible... Read more