Aggrastat Tirofiban

Aggrastat® Tirofiban

Cardiology An IV reversible antagonist of fibrinogen binding to GP IIb/IIIa receptor; used to treat acute coronary syndrome, including in patients being managed medically or undergoing PTCA or atherectomy.
Adverse effects Major and minor bleeding. See Acute coronary syndrome.
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