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Related to Aggrenox: dipyridamole
Aggrenox®A proprietary combination drug (dipyridamole and aspirin) for preventing new stroke in patients who have suffered a TIA or completed ischaemic stroke.
Indications Pulmonary hypertension, reduces shunt failure in dialysis, increases tPA release from cerebrovascular endothelium, increases perfusion in patients with ischaemic cardiomyopathy.
Adverse effects Dyspepsia, abdominal pain, nausea, diarrhoea, vomiting, headache, haemorrhage, epistaxis, purpura, anaemia.