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Is there a generic equivalent for Pradaxa that Meciare will

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Is there a generic equivalent for Pradaxa that Meciare will pay for?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 5 years ago.
Paradox is quite a new drug
There is no generic and there will not be a generic for quite some time...

The two choices for A-fib anticoagulation now are pradaxa and coumadin.

Coumadin is quite a lot cheaper and has generic brands..wafarin.

Let me know if you have further questions, details or need clarification, just use reply.......

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