Clopidogrel (Plavix)

Blood thinners - clopidogrel; Antiplatelet therapy - clopidogrel; Thienopyridines

Plaque buildup in arteries

A heart attack or stroke may occur when an area of plaque (atherosclerosis) ruptures and a clot forms over the location, blocking the flow of blood to the organ's tissues.

Who Should Take Antiplatelet Drugs

Side Effects

Taking P2Y12 Inhibitors

When to Call the Doctor