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Drug Interactions With Dabigatran

When products such as St. John's wort, rifampin, or warfarin are taken in combination with dabigatran, drug interactions may occur. Some of these negative reactions can make dabigatran less effective or may increase your risk for complications, such as bleeding problems. To minimize any potential problems, make sure to tell your healthcare provider if you are taking any other medications or supplements before starting treatment.

An Overview of Dabigatran Interactions

Dabigatran etexilate mesylate (Pradaxa®) may potentially interact with many other medications.
Some of the medications that may lead to dabigatran drug interactions include but are not limited to:
  • Medications that "thin" the blood (such as anticoagulant and antiplatelet drugs) or otherwise increase the risk of bleeding, such as:


    • Thrombolytics, such as:
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Dabigatran Drug Information

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