Apixaban (Eliquis)


Indications

Systemic Embolism Prevention in Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation (see Atrial Fibrillation, [[Atrial Fibrillation]])

Venous Thromboembolism-Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT)/Acute Pulmonary Embolism (PE) (see Deep Venous Thrombosis, [[Deep Venous Thrombosis]] and Acute Pulmonary Embolism, [[Acute Pulmonary Embolism]])

Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) Prophylaxis in Medical Patients

Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis Post-Knee and Hip Replacement (see Deep Venous Thrombosis, [[Deep Venous Thrombosis]])


Pharmacology


Administration

PO Dosing

Effect on Anticoagulation Tests

Hepatic Dose Adjustment

Renal Dose Adjustment

Venous Thromboembolism

Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation

Deep Venous Thrombosis Prophylaxis After Hip/Knee Surgery

Conversion to/from Other Anticoagulants

Conversion from Apixaban

Conversion to Apixaban

Management of Apixaban Anticoagulation for Procedures

Reversal of Anticoagulation


Adverse Effects

Hemorrhagic Adverse Effects

Comparative Rates of Hemorrhage Between Coumadin and Novel Oral Anticoagulants

Types of Hemorrhage

Other Adverse Effects


References