Encyclopedia > Antiplatelet drug

  Article Content

Antiplatelet drug

The antiplatelet drugs is a class of pharmaceuticals that decrease platelet aggregation and inhibit thrombus formation. They are effective in the arterial circulation, where anticoagulants have little effect.
      
They are widely used in primary and secondary prevention of thrombotic cerebrovascular or cardiovascular disease.

The most important antiplatelet drugs are :



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Flapper

... "petting" parties) and "bamey-mugging" (sex). They went to jazz clubs at night where they danced provocatively, smoked cigarettes through long holders, and dated men -- ...

 
 
 
This page was created in 23.8 ms