Data from EMA (European Medicines Agency) - Curated by EPG Health - Last updated 05 September 2018

Indication(s)

- Eliquis 2.5 mg film-coated tablets:

Prevention of venous thromboembolic events (VTE) in adult patients who have undergone elective hip or knee replacement surgery.

Prevention of stroke and systemic embolism in adult patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF), with one or more risk factors, such as prior stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA); age ≥ 75 years; hypertension; diabetes mellitus; symptomatic heart failure (NYHA Class ≥ II).

Treatment of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE), and prevention of recurrent DVT and PE in adults.


- Eliquis 5 mg film-coated tablets:
Prevention of stroke and systemic embolism in adult patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF), with one or more risk factors, such as prior stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA); age≥ 75 years; hypertension; diabetes mellitus; symptomatic heart failure (NYHA Class ≥ II).

Treatment of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE), and prevention of recurrent DVT and PE in adults.

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Category Value
Agency product number EMEA/H/C/002148
Orphan designation No
Date First Approved 18-05-2011
Type Medicinal product subject to medical prescription
Marketing authorisation holder Bristol-Myers Squibb / Pfizer EEIG