Mayo researchers say oral apixaban safe and effective for treating blood clots in cancer patients

SAN DIEGO — Mayo Clinic researchers have found that an oral drug, apixaban, used to treat blood clots in patients undergoing cancer therapy, is safe and effective. The drug was associated with fewer major bleeding events and fewer recurrent blood clots, compared to low-molecular- weight heparin. Their findings were presented at the annual meeting of the … Continue reading Mayo researchers say oral apixaban safe and effective for treating blood clots in cancer patients