Which of the following drugs have uses directly in connection with thrombosis?
Which of the following statements about dipyridamole are correct?
Is administered to dissolve blood clot in case of stroke.
Reduces risk of thrombosis.
Prevents cAMP breakdown in platelets, keeping platelets from aggregating.
Known side effects include rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure.
Which of the following statements about Clopidogrel are correct?
Is an anti-platelet drug
Inhibits thrombus formation.
Must be administered within 60 minutes of a stroke to be effective.
Inhibits glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor expression on platelets by blocking the ADP receptor irreversibly
Drug X is a low molecular-weight heparin with immediate effects on administration and is longer-lasting than higher molecular-weight heparin. X only affects factor Xa and not thrombin or factor IIa, due to X's small size. What is X?
A patients presents in the emergency room promptly after a stroke. Scans reveal the cause is an embolus. The most appropriate drug is: