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Which antiplatelet should we use in acute MI and why?

Which antiplatelet should we use in acute MI and why?

In this video, Dr. Viveka Kumar, Senior Director - Cath Lab, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket, will discuss which antiplatelet to use in acute MI. In acute MI, there are three antiplatelets apart from aspirin has to be combined. Clopidogrel and aspirin is the oldest drug but many patients are resistant to this combination. He will further explain that in acute MI if the patient has undergone angiography, then prasugrel and aspirin or ticagrelor and aspirin or aspirin and clopidogrel is used. He will also highlight that more preferably prasugrel or ticagrelor is used.