Persantine is a drug that is used to prevent blood clot after one has undergone heart valve surgery. Persantine is used in combination with anticoagulants like warfarin. Persantine is a platelet inhibitor. It is thought to work by increasing the level of blood chemical known as adenosine, this in turn widens the blood vessels and decrease platelet activities.
Drug Name: Persantine
Generic name: Dipyridamole