How effective is Plavix for Tia (Transient ischemic attack)?
Summary: 41 Plavix users have rated its effectiveness for Tia.
Overall ratings: 3.6/5
Long term ratings: 3.7/5
This is a review of how effective Plavix (clopidogrel bisulfate) is for Tia and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Plavix
Plavix has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from 69,450 Plavix users)
Tia (a transient episode of neurologic dysfunction caused by ischemia (loss of blood flow)) can be treated by Plavix, Aspirin, Aggrenox, Clopidogrel, Warfarin Sodium, Coumadin. (latest reports from 351 Tia patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 41 people are studied for taking Plavix in Tia
Plavix effectiveness for Tia (number of people):
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