antithrombotic

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antithrombotic

 [an″te-throm-bot´ik]
1. preventing or interfering with the formation of thrombi.
2. an agent that has this effect, such as heparin or coumarin. See also anticoagulant and thrombolytic.

antithrombotic

adjective Referring to an agent or effect that prevents or reduces thrombosis.
 
noun An agent that prevents or interferes with thrombosis; e.g., thrombolytic.

antithrombotic

Hematology adjective Referring to an agent or effect that prevents or reduces thrombosis noun An agent that prevents or interferes with thrombosis. See Heparin, Warfarin. Cf Thrombolytic.
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This anti thrombotic role of aspirin is achieved even at low doses, in contrast to the inhibition of COX 2, which only occurs at higher doses.