Who should not take Eliquis?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • operation on the spine
  • operation on the nervous system
  • eye surgery
  • an increased risk of bleeding
  • decreased blood platelets
  • artificial heart valve surgery
  • bleeding
  • kidney disease with reduction in kidney function
  • a mother who is producing milk and breastfeeding
  • Antiphospholipid Anitbody Syndrome
  • kidney disease with likely reduction in kidney function

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