Rachel Coney, Author at healthandsymptoms

Rachel Coney

  • Treatments for Stroke AFib

    Treatments for Stroke AFib

    Atrial Fibrillation, or AFib, is a condition with the characteristics of an irregular heartbeat. Having this condition may increase your risk of experiencing a stroke. A stroke occurs when not enough oxygen reaches the brain, either because of a blood clot or bleeding in the brain. Treatment for AFib can help reduce the risk of...
  • afib apixaban medications

    AFib Apixaban Medications

    Apixaban is a blood clot-reducing medication used for the treatment of atrial fibrillation. AFib Apixaban medications are available as 2.5-milligram, 5-milligram or 10-milligram pills that are taken orally. The recommended dose of Apixaban is five milligrams. However, this depends on your age, health, and severity of your AFib. If you are an adult...