11 May 2022Advice and a summary of the issues and evidence for healthcare professionals with concerns about use of IM injections in people taking oral anticoagulants
2 November 2021Thromboembolic disease management whilst breastfeeding is challenging. Warfarin is the preferred choice. Guidance on using DOACs is also provided.
1 July 2021A range of oral anticoagulants are suitable for adults with swallowing difficulties.
7 January 2021Information on use of the vaccine in patients who are receiving anticoagulants or have a bleeding disorder is given below.
Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOACs): Is it safe to take them with herbal medicines?
26 March 2020There is a lack of scientific evidence of the safety and efficacy of herbal medicines together with an under-reporting and underestimation of adverse effects. Interactions…
Lactation Safety Information
Warfarin, Rivaroxaban, Dabigatran
Direct activated factor X inhibitor
No published evidence of use during breastfeeding, therefore other options preferred
Low levels anticipated due to the drugs properties
1 November 2021