written on 14.05.2014

FDA finds Boehringer Ingelheim's Pradaxa safer than warfarin in most ways


It turns out that Boehringer Ingelheim's popular anticoagulant Pradaxa is safer than many people think. That is the finding of the FDA after taking another look at the side effects of the drug compared to the old standard warfarin and this time looking at a much larger and older patient base.