clopidogrel bisulfate

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Noun1.clopidogrel bisulfate - a blood thinner (trade name Plavix) approved for the treatment of mild heart attacks; works by preventing blood platelets from sticking together to form clots that would restrict blood flow
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
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The two groups were run on coronary angiography at different time periods, preoperative 300mg chewable aspirin and clopidogrel bisulfate tablets 300mg.
The patent litigation refers to the launch by Apotex of a generic version of clopidogrel bisulfate in 2006.
Information for healthcare professionals: update to the labeling of clopidogrel bisulfate (marketed as Plavix) to alert healthcare professionals about a drug interaction with omeprazole (marketed as Prilosec and Prilosec OTC).
Plavix, whose chemical name is clopidogrel bisulfate, is the biggest seller for Bristol-Myers and second-biggest for Paris-based Sanofi, behind the Lovenox clot treatment.