Thursday, October 06, 2011

US Halts Plavix-Aspirin Combo In Stroke Study, Citing Bleeding

A box of PlavixImage via WikipediaWorth a read:

A U.S. government institute has halted part of a stroke-prevention study because the combination of the drugs Plavix and aspirin was linked to increased rates of bleeding and death versus aspirin alone.

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