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Medicines: aspirin and adenosine

Tuesday, August 19th, 2008

Acetylsalicylic Acid
Mechanism of action
• antiplatelet agent that inhibits the formation of thromboxane A2. This inhibition reduces reocclusion recurrent coronary events after fibrinolytic therapy, reducing mortality
IAM general.
Indications.
• Administer as soon as possible to all patients with suspected AMI or ACS, especially candidates
reperfusion.
Dose.
• 160 to 325 mg.
Precautions.
• Relatively contraindicated in patients with active peptic ulcer disease and a history of asthma (more…)

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