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    Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
    5/1/2015 10:05:35 AM

    Reviewer: John, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I was on Pradaxa. It is an acid and gave me problems swallowing and burning my esophagus.My doctor switched me to eliquis and I have had no problem

    Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
    1/14/2015 12:53:07 AM

    Reviewer: giss, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    After my 6th afib bout in 5 years and 4 electro cardioversions my cardiologist suggested cryoablation. My brother had this done over a year ago. I am one of the worst patients he has... I never take my rythmol or Toprol... I can take a years worth of drugs, or get zapped once every 12 months. Anyway this time they put me on eliquis in prep for ablation. My doctor is very popular and its a 7 we ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
    9/12/2014 10:51:34 AM

    Reviewer: Bibbis13, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have been on eliquis six months and have started to lose my hair just like when I was on Coumadin.

    Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
    7/20/2014 8:30:10 AM

    Reviewer: meb, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My healthy 86 year old father suffered a brain bleed stroke after 6 months on Eliquis, which is a possible side effect of this drug. Note only FDA approved for less than 2 years! Heavy marketing on ease of use over other thinners, but at what cost? Now he can take no thinners and 5 times more likely to have another stroke.

    Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
    7/16/2014 8:22:41 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Began taking Eliquis in May 2014in prep for Cryoablation to correct A-Fib. The procedure worked, no more A-Fib. Need to take the drug 2 more months. Only side effect has been extreme tiredness.

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