Antiplatelet + NSAID combinations are used to treat blood clots to reduce the risk of stroke. They are prescribed to patients who have already experienced a stroke or mini-stroke. An antiplatelet + NSAID combination is only prescribed when another stroke is highly likely. There is currently one drug that is an antiplatelet and NSAID combination, Aggrenox.
Antiplatelet + NSAID Combinations Drugs
The following drug is classified as an antiplatelet + NSAID combination.
Antiplatelet + NSAID Combinations Uses
Antiplatelet + NSAID combinations are prescribed to treat blood clots and the risk of stroke.
- Blood clots
Antiplatelet + NSAID Combinations Side Effects
Side effects of antiplatelet + NSAID combinations are serious. If you experience any side effects you should contact your doctor immediately.
Side effects include:
- Stomach or abdominal pain
- Bloody stools
- Bloody nose or mucus
- Loss of ability to move, including speech
- Memory loss
Antiplatelet + NSAID Combinations Interactions
Like any other drug, an antiplatelet + NSAID combination may interact with other drugs. You should consult your doctor before starting any new medication, including over the counter drugs. Below is a list of drugs that may interact with antiplatelet + NSAID combinations. Note that this list is not complete.
- Influenza Vaccine