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Ticlopidine, Clopidrogel, Prasugrel and Ticagrelor

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Ticlopdine

Clopidrogel

Prasugrel

 

Thienopyridines are a class of ADP receptor/P2Y12 inhibitors used for their anti-platelet activity.

 

Reversible antiplatlet inhibition with Ticagrelor

 

 

Ball and stick structure

 

The PLATO trial, found that ticagrelor had better mortality rates than clopidogrel (9.8% vs. 11.7%, p<0.001) in treating patients with acute coronary syndrome.

 

Never used this agent before?

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January 4, 2014 at 9:55 am

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