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EPTIFIBITIDE

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An antiplatelet drug, best given under the supervision of a specialist. It inhibits the aggregation of PLATELETS in the blood that occurs in THROMBUS formation, and is used with HEPARIN and ASPIRIN to prevent early myocardial infarction (heart attack – see HEART, DISEASES OF) in patients with unstable ANGINA PECTORIS.

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