Angiomax (bivalirudin) is used to prevent blood clots when undergoing an angioplasty. The drug is a direct thrombin inhibitor and acts as an anticoagulant. An anticoagulant is used to prevent blood clotting in individuals. Angiomax helps to thin the blood and may be used in combination with other drugs.
Drug Name: Angiomax
Generic name: Bivalirudin