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Effient vs Plavix

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Other name: Prasugrel (Prasugrel)
Other name: Clopidogrel (Clopidogrel)
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Prasugrel (marketing name Effient in the US, Efient in the EU and Prasita in India) is a novel platelet inhibitor developed by Daiichi Sankyo Co. and produced by Ube Industries and currently marketed in the United States in cooperation ...
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Clopidogrel is an oral, thienopyridine class Antiplatelet drug used to inhibit blood clots in coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, and cerebrovascular disease. It is marketed by Bristol-Myers Squibb and Sanofi-Aventis under the trade na...
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Dizzy
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Shortness Of Breath
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Itching
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Nausea
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Prasugrel (marketing name Effient in the US, Efient in the EU and Prasita in India) is a novel platelet inhibitor developed by Daiichi Sankyo Co. and produced by Ube Industries and currently marketed in the United States in cooperation ...
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Clopidogrel is an oral, thienopyridine class Antiplatelet drug used to inhibit blood clots in coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, and cerebrovascular disease. It is marketed by Bristol-Myers Squibb and Sanofi-Aventis under the trade na...
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plavix and later effient both made me feel bad--- sour...
" I had cardiac stents inserted and was prescribed plavix and later effient both made me feel bad--- sour stomich, musicel ache, back... "

cardiologist has changed me from Plavix to Effient which is...
" My cardiologist has changed me from Plavix to Effient which is supposed to be ...5 days but the heartburn seems to have improved, but not completely gone... "

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have shortness of breath while on effient, I do so Dr....
" Anyone have shortness of breath while on effient, I do so Dr. Had ...rid body of it? On plavix/... "

he other is taking Effient (Prasugrel). Naturally, I ask t...
" Plavix and Effient Pre-op I have two patients scheduled for 2nd toe arthrodesis surgery. One is taking Plavix (Clopidogrel), and the other is taking Effient (Prasugrel). Naturally, I ask the... "

ause clinical trails showed Effient was more effective th...
" ...the osteoporosis drug Evista has also pressured shares, he wrote. Because clinical trails showed Effient was more effective than Plavix at reducing blood clots, Boris estimated the drug could... "

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fient and Plavix are both very effective as well as as...
" Quote: Most people can take a baby aspirin every other day but ...see what you can tolerate. Effient and Plavix are both very effective as well as aspirin, ...protection but could potentially work in... "

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Started taking effient (10 mg) 1/30/10. In a 6 month period...
" Started taking effient (10 mg) 1/30/10. In a 6 month period was ...did not stop until off Effient 3 days or more each ...stay off the Effient. Now on Plavix for a month, so... "

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en they Rx'd Effient. That was an excellent oral med, but it...
" ...Rx'd. At first they put me on Plavix, and I was allergic ...(hives). Then they Rx'd Effient. That was an excellent oral med, but it ...bleeding to death. Anyway, I'm finally off Effient now and am doing... "

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not doing anything.They gave me Effient and 4 baby aspirin...
" ...was toooo thick and the Plavix was not doing anything.They gave me Effient and 4 baby aspirin to ...realize I will probably be on Effient and aspirin for life but...I... "

should be OK. I am on Effient, as I am allergic to Plavix,...
" ...to undergo surgeries while on Plavix AND aspirin. I am quick ...surgery, and had only taken a couple of aspirin.... wasn't on thinners at ...should be OK. I am on Effient, as I am allergic to Plavix, and... "

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