The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
PPI Interactions with Clopidogrel
January 12, 2009 (Issue: 1303)Clopidogrel (Plavix), which prevents arterial thrombosis by inhibiting platelet activation, is commonly prescribed (usually with aspirin) for months after acute coronary syndromes and stent implantation. It may also, however, increase the risk of...more
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