Drug manufacturing companies are responsible for advising the public of all potential side effects associated with using their products.
In order to prevent platelets in blood from sticking together and forming a blood clot, doctors can
prescribe Eliquis (apixaban). Used as a method of lowering risk of stroke, patients use this drug
as a method of lowering the risk of stroke as a result of atrial fibrillation. Eliquis can also be used
after knee of hip replacement surgery in order to prevent deep vein...
Manufacturers Pfizer and Bristol-Meyer are currently facing lawsuits, stating that antidote to stop uncontrolled or internal bleeding caused by Eliquis was not provided to doctors. These claims also include a failure of the manufacturing companies to properly warn patients of the life-threatening risks the drugs may cause, including internal or uncontrolled bleeding, deep...Read More
Donald Herschell was prescribed Eliquis in 2014 as a way to treat his irregular heartbeat. After two months, he suffered an irreversible gastrointestinal hemorrhage, which resulted in him dying in...Read More