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Synonyms for Plavix

a blood thinner (trade name Plavix) approved for the treatment of mild heart attacks

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In patients with recent TIA or stroke who are at high risk for recurrent ischemic events, the combination of aspirin and PLAVIX has not been shown to be more effective than PLAVIX alone, but the combination has been shown to increase major bleeding.
The FDA released a safety announcement on March 12, 2010 stating that anywhere from 2-14% of the population are poor metabolizers of Plavix based on CYP2C19 function.
com/research/bchspc/generics_in_cardio) has announced the addition of the "Generics in Cardiovascular Diseases Market to 2018 - Loss of Lipitor Market Exclusivities and Impending Patent Expirations of Plavix to Drive Generic Substitution" report to their offering.
and Sanofi-Aventis', Plavix and Effient, sold by Eli Lilly & Company.
The FTC had previously told Bristol it would not approve a Plavix litigation settlement if the drugmaker promised not to launch its own generic.
What we already know is that the benefits of Plavix can be blunted either by genetics or the use of second drugs like a proton pump inhibitor," said Dr.
As we progress towards the era of generic Plavix in the US along with a broader array of new and more expensive antiplatelet agents, there is greater need for more information to help physicians determine the most cost-effective treatment strategies and provide the highest quality patient care.
July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that, for the treatment of acute coronary syndrome (ACS), 56 percent of surveyed interventional cardiologists who prescribe Bristol-Myers Squibb/Sanofi-Aventis' Plavix in high doses, consider it to be comparable in efficacy to Daiichi Sankyo/Eli Lilly's recently-launched Effient.
Negative rating action the intermediate-term would stem from operational pressures on margin and cash flow as Bristol Myers Squibb contends with the negative effects in 2012 and 2013 of the Plavix and Avapro patent expirations.
OTC: HEWA) a leading VIPPS*-accredited online retail mail-order pharmacy is now providing consumers with the lowest price option available for generic Plavix in the United States.
The maker of blockbuster blood thinner Plavix said its net income was $8.
The heart doctor said I didn't need surgery and is treating this with Plavix and baby aspirin.