Heart Health

17 November 2010

Higher Plavix Dose Won't Boost Outcomes After Stent Placement: Study

Some patients still face clot risk after the artery-opening procedure, researchers explain

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Plavix (clopidogrel) helps prevent clots from forming in patients who have low platelet reactivity and who have had stents inserted to prop open blocked arteries.


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