TITLE

Dabigatran Etexilate mesylate Capsules (Pradaxa)

AUTHOR(S)
Elliott, William T.
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;11/29/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 22, p174
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on thrombin inhibitor Dabigatran Etexilate mesylate including its dosage, indications, and clinical implications.
ACCESSION #
56608418

 

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