Sibrafiban | definition of sibrafiban by Medical dictionary
sibrafiban Xubix™ Cardiology A 'superaspirin' GP IIb/IIIa receptor antagonist used to prevent post coronary-angioplasty coagulation
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The secondary analysis data from SYMPHONY I and II (Sibrafiban
Versus Aspirin to Yield Maximum Protection From Ischemic Heart Events Post Acute Coronary Syndrome) were presented at the annual scientific sessions of the American Heart Association.
(21.) Randomized trial of aspirin, sibrafiban
, or both for secondary prevention after acute coronary syndromes.
The oral glycoprotein inhibitor sibrafiban
is no better than aspirin in secondary prevention of major ischemic events, even though it is the more potent inhibitor of platelet aggregation, reported Dr.