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Aspirin + Dipyridamole

    Aspirin + Dipyridamole
    • Mechanism of Action
    • Aspirin inhibits cyclooxygenase, the enzyme responsible for production of thromboxanes, prostacyclin and prostaglandins from arachidonic acid.
      Dypyridamole inhibits platelet cAMP-phosphodiesterase, preventing platelet aggregation. Also augments the platelet inhibitory effect of adenosine by preventing reuptake and degradation of adenosine by endothelial and red blood cells.

Clinical Use

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