This booklet is for your information as you have decided with your doctor to move from warfarin to a Non-VKA Oral Anti-Coagulant (NOAC).
The NOAC you have been prescribed is apixaban for the prevention of stroke in non-valvular atrial fibrillation.
This booklet outlines the steps that you, along with your doctor, will take to safely move from warfarin to apixaban.
Apixaban (ELIQUIS) can also be used to treat other conditions:
If you are unsure what you have been prescribed apixaban for, please check with your doctor as the information in this booklet may not be relevant to you.
It may be read in its electronic format (PDF) or it may be printed and read.
If you wish to print it, please ensure that:
This booklet does not replace the patient information leaflet in your medication package which you should always read before you take your medicine. If you have any questions, please discuss with your doctor, nurse or pharmacist.
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