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Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) subsidiary Janssen Pharmaceuticals says the FDA has approved...

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) subsidiary Janssen Pharmaceuticals says the FDA has approved Xarelto, an oral anticoagulant for the treatment of deep vein thrombosis and/or pulmonary embolism. The drug has a broad reimbursement base, encompassing more than 90% of commercial and Medicare health plan members.
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  • snowr
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    i have had a pulmonary embolism and recently a blood clot in my leg. My MD wanted to replace warfarin with this drug, but was waiting to see if it was approved by FDA . this is good news.
    3 Nov 2012, 01:02 AM Reply Like
  • fish4uinmd
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    I had a total hip replacement last year...wish it had been available then. Yet another reason to own this innovative company...there R&D is one of the best in the business...hopefully it will save lives.
    3 Nov 2012, 06:30 AM Reply Like
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