Dabigatran helps to prevent platelets in your blood from sticking together and forming a blood clot.
Dabigatran is used to prevent blood clots and to reduce the risk of stroke in people with a certain type of heart rhythm disorder.
Dabigatran is also used to treat or prevent blood clots in the veins of your legs (deep vein thrombosis, or DVT), or the veins in your lungs (pulmonary embolism, or PE).
Acid or sour stomach
black, tarry stools
pain or burning in the throat
stomach discomfort, upset, burning, or pain
vomiting of blood or material that looks like coffee grounds
difficulty with swallowing
fainting or loss of consciousness
fast or irregular breathing
puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
redness of the skin
skin rash, hives, welts, or itching skin
tightness in the chest
unusual tiredness or weakness
Incidence not known
Large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs