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Ticagrelor appears safe if stopped 1 day before CABG
 

Ticagrelor appears safe if stopped 1 day before CABG

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Preoperative use of ticagrelor in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is not associated with an increased risk of major bleeding, provided the therapy is discontinued at least 24 hours before the surgery, a recent study suggests.
 
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27 Oct 2016 - General
 
It is a good news how to prevent bleeding in surgery treating with Ticagrelor tablets. Ticagrelor is an anti platelet approved in sep 2015 reported bleeding as one of adverse reaction. Researchers found stopping taking of Ticagrelor at least 1 day be...
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A new research has shown that Ticagrelor is safe to use if it is stopped at least 24 hours before Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG). Its preoperative use is not associated with more risk of bleeding however if it is discontinued several days bef...
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