II. Indications

  1. Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) for coronary revascularization and stent placement
    1. Patients who have not received P2Y12 Inhibitor or Glycoprotein IIB/IIIA Inhibitor

IV. Dosing

  1. Load 30 mcg/kg IV before Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI)
  2. Infuse 4 mcg/kg/min for at least 2 hours and until the procedure is complete
    1. Infuse via a dedicated line
  3. Give oral P2Y12 Inhibitor (Clopidogrel, Prasugrel, Ticagrelor) immediately after infusion complete
    1. Ticagrelor may be given during infusion (but NOT Clopidogrel or Prasugrel)

V. Adverse Effects

VI. Safety

  1. Pregnancy Category C
  2. Unknown safety in Lactation

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