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can pradaxa cause a low count of platelets

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can pradaxa cause a low count of platelets?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Amir replied 5 years ago.

Thanks for the question. I would like to say that yes this seems to be most likely a side effect of Pradaxa which is also mentioned in the literature provided by them. I will highly advise to report this to your physician for complete evalutaion & there might be need to have a re-review of treatment too. It is also important to repeat the platelet count & to rule out any thing serious. Let me know if you have any other question. Best wishes.

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