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Ticlopidine

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Ticlopidine, Ticlid

  • Mechanism
  1. Blocks Platelet ADP
  2. Inhibits platelet aggregation
  • Indications
  1. Consider other agents (e.g. Plavix) due to toxicity
  2. Cerebrovascular Accident Prevention
  • Dosing (Avoid if possible)
  1. Replaceed with other Platelet ADP Receptor Antagonist such as Clopidogrel (Plavix) due to adverse effects
  2. Ticlid 250 mg orally twice daily with food