News related to Aggrenox (Aspirin / Dipyridamole) and/or conditions it is approved for
Clot removal device results in dramatically improved outcomes in acute ischemic stroke, study finds
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2015.04.21]
In patients with acute ischemic stroke who received a clot-busting drug, removing the obstructing blood clot with a stent retriever device significantly reduced post-stroke disability and increased...
Warfarin withdrawal in atrial fibrillation patients awaiting surgery dramatically ups stroke risk
Source: Cardiovascular / Cardiology News From Medical News Today [2015.04.21]
We report from the 67th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology, where researchers have examined the risk of ischemic stroke among atrial fibrillation patients.
Epilepsy drug shows promise for reducing stroke-induced brain damage
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2015.02.12]
A drug FDA-approved for treating epilepsy - retigabine - may also be effective for reducing brain damage following ischemic stroke, according to a new study.