haematology
Coagulation

Don’t use DOACs in patients with APS, regulator advises

Direct acting oral anticoagulants (DOACs) should not be used in patients with antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) due to a high risk of thrombotic events, the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has advised. In a new safety advisory statement the regulator says apixaban (Eliquis), dabigatran etexilate (Pradaxa) and rivaroxaban (Xarelto) are not recommended in patients with APS, particularly ...

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