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Out of taking agrinox for blood pressure. Will it be ok to take plavix or clopiergrel?

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I an out of my agrinox for my blood pressure. Will it be ok to take plavix or clopiergrel
Posted Sun, 18 Aug 2013 in Hypertension and Heart Disease
Answered by Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar 1 hour later
dear patient

actually aggrenox is a medication to prevent platelet adhesion, just as clopidogrel. If theindication is for stroke prevention, clopidogrel is also effective and has been proven in clinical trials

yours truly

Dr Brenes Salazar MD
Mayo Clinic MN
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