clopidogrel bisulfate

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Synonyms for clopidogrel bisulfate

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

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Omega3 fatty acid supplements may not be appropriate for individuals who are currently being treated with blood-thinning medications such as heparin, warfarin (Coumadin) and clopidogrel bisulfate (Plavix).
Among other revisions, under the terms of the modified agreement, Apotex's license to manufacture and sell its FDA approved clopidogrel bisulfate product in the United States would be effective on June 1, 2011, rather than September 17, 2011, as disclosed in the press release issued by the companies on March 21, 2006.
Both companies are said to be pleased that their intellectual property rights have been upheld and that Apotex has made reparation of the harm caused by the at-risk launch of a generic version of clopidogrel bisulfate in 2006.
Blood-thinners such as aspirin, as well as clopidogrel bisulfate (Plavix) and aspirin plus extended-release dipyridamole (Aggrenox) are often prescribed, as is warfarin (Coumadin), an anticoagulant prescribed for atrial fibrillation, the most common cause of stroke.
Plavix, or clopidogrel bisulfate, is a label of Sanofi-Aventis (EPA: SAN) and Bristol-Myers Squibb (NYSE: BMY).