Aggrastat

Common Brands Actos
Drug Class
Thiazolidinedione
Controlled Substance Classification
Not a controlled medication
Generic Status
Lower-cost generic available
Availability
Prescription only
Allison Barnes, PharmD
Allison Barnes, PharmD
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Medically reviewed by Allison Barnes, PharmD last update on 20/12/2023

Overview

Aggrastat is a prescription medication commonly used in the treatment of certain heart conditions. It belongs to a class of drugs known as antiplatelet agents. This article provides a comprehensive overview of Aggrastat, including its uses, mechanism of action, potential side effects, precautions, drug interactions, dosage guidelines, and prescription requirements.

DRUG STATUS

Availability

Prescription only

Pregnancy & Lactation

Pregnancy