Prospective Randomized Open Label Multi-center Study of the Safety and Pharmacokinetics of Apixaban versus Vitamin K Antagonist or Low Molecular Weight Heparin in Pediatric Subjects with Congenital or Acquired Heart Disease Requiring Chronic Anticoagulation for Thromboembolism Prevention

Study Overview

The purpose of this study is to find out whether apixaban is safe for children to take, and how much apixaban will be in their blood when they take a certain apixaban dose. We will compare apixaban to other blood thinners commonly used.

Study Description

The purpose of this study is to find out whether apixaban is safe for children to take, and how much apixaban will be in their blood when they take a certain apixaban dose. We will compare apixaban to other blood thinners commonly used.

Additional Information

Participants will be paid for their participation.


  • IRB Number: 1610988844
  • Research Study Identifier: TX7573
  • Principal Investigator: R. Mark Payne, MD

Recruitment Status

Closed
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