Class/mechanism: Irreversible thienopyridine class inhibitor of the P2Y12 class of adenosine diphosphate (ADP) receptors on platelets, inhibiting platelet activation and aggregation.
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Also known as
- Brand names: Effient, Efient, Glitax, Prasita, Prasudoc, PrasuSafe, Prax, Surfent, Targol