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Antifibrinolytic agent could be a treatment for bleeding stroke

Sun, 2020-02-23 11:42
A common medication that reduces bleeding could be a treatment for bleeding stroke, particularly if administered quickly, according to late breaking science presented today at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2020.
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Secondary analysis reinforces safety of blood thinner

Sun, 2020-02-23 11:37
Treatment with the blood thinner apixaban was associated with a lower risk of bleeding, death and hospitalization compared with warfarin, regardless of history of prior stroke or blood clot, according to a secondary analysis presented as late breaking science today at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2020.
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Antiplatelet medication used to treat leg pain may prevent re-blockage of carotid artery stents

Sun, 2020-02-23 11:15
Adding cilostazol - an antiplatelet medication used to treat leg pain - tended to prevent re-blockage of carotid artery stents within two years, according to late-breaking science presented today at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2020. The conference, Feb. 19-21 in Los Angeles, is a world premier meeting for researchers and clinicians dedicated to the science of stroke and brain health.
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