Dual Antiplatelet Therapy (DAPT)


Dual anti-platelet therapy (DAPT) is the combination of an aspirin plus a P2Y12 inhibitor (ticagrelor, prasugrel, or clopidogrel). This treatment is prescribed to help prevent a future heart attack, stroke, clotting of the stent or artery (after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery).

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