Learn more about the most common, as well as the severe side effects from Eliquis, and discover some ways that those side effects can be managed with help from your doctor.
Learn how you can save money on your Eliquis prescriptions here. Over the last several years Eliquis has continued to demonstrate its effectiveness at reducing risk of stroke while maintain a lower risk for significant bleeding. I manage many patients on Eliquis, but it is not the right fit for everyone. One major reason for this is due to cost. Like many newer medications, patients taking Eliquis may end up with significant out of pocket expenses. Find out how you can save money on your Eliquis prescriptions.
Read more about the uses and side effects of calcium channel blockers for AFib including diltiazem and verapamil.
If you’ve been diagnosed with atrial fibrillation, it’s very likely that as some point you were prescribed a beta-blocker medication, which the most commonly used is Metoprolol or there are variety of others used including Carvedilol, Atenolol, Labetalol, Bisoprolol, just to name a few. These medications are very commonly used so I will discuss why they are used and discuss common side affects of these medications.
What are the benefits and risks for the medication Digoxin? Here I will explain the key features that every patient should know including benefits and side effects about this commonly used medication for atrial fibrillation.
Multaq (dronedarone) is a commonly used anti-arrhythmic medication for atrial fibrillation. In this article, I’ll go over how Multaq works, and how it compares to a similar medication called amiodarone. I’ll also discuss Multaq side effects and very concerning black box warnings. I’ll discuss how to save money on your Multaq prescription.
In this article I will discuss the uses, common and serious side effects, and alternatives to a commonly used medication for atrial fibrillation, sotalol. Find out more about sotalol here.
Amiodarone is a commonly used anti-arrhythmic medication for atrial fibrillation that carries significant side effects and toxicities with long-term use. Learn more about amiodarone side effects to reduce your risk.
Xarelto is a very commonly prescribed blood thinner for AFib. But like many newer medications, the out of pocket costs can be very expensive for some patients. Learn 3 ways to save money on your Xarelto prescription here.
See a comparison of the several options available for blood thinning medications for stroke risk reduction for AFib. In this article I will discuss how I decide which blood thinner is best for my patients. I’ll also discuss the topic of aspirin use and natural blood thinners for the reduction of stroke in AFib.