Aspirin and Clopidogrel Improve Claudication Distance

In patients with stable intermittent claudication due to peripheral arterial disease, low-dose aspirin appears to work as well as clopidogrel when given in conjunction with walking rehabilitation to improve initial claudication distance (ICD) and absolute claudication distance (ACD).

Platelet Inhibition Maintained With Pre-CABG Cangrelor

For patients who discontinue thienopyridine treatment before coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery, the use of cangrelor as a bridge is associated with higher maintenance of platelet inhibition compared with placebo.

NITROMIST (nitroglycerin) 400mcg/actuation lingual spray by Akrimax

NitroMist Lingual Aerosol Available for Angina

NitroMist (nitroglycerin lingual spray) has been made available by Akrimax Pharmaceuticals for the acute relief of an attack or acute prophylaxis of angina pectoris due to coronary artery disease.