hirulog

hirulog

(her-yū-log),
A synthetic thrombin inhibitor.
Synonym(s): bivalirudin

Hirulog®

Bivalirudin Hematology A synthetic thrombin inhibitor, which may restore coronary blood flow after an acute MI. See HASI, TIMI-7.
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Unexplained International Differences in Clinical Outcomes after Acute Myocardial Infarction and Fibrinolytic Therapy: Lessons from the Hirulog and Early Reperfusion or Occlusion (HERO)-2 Trial.
Prognostic differences between different types of bundle branch block during the early phase of acute myocardial infarction: insights from the Hirulog and Early Reperfusion or Occlusion (HERO)-2 trial.
Successful treat-merit of heparin-associated thrombocytopenia and thrombosis using Hirulog.
Recombinant hirudin, glycoprotein IIb/IIIa-targeting antibodies, synthetic peptides such as hirulog, and efegatran[R] are being tested for their efficacy.