Aggrastat

Active Ingredient(s): Tirofiban
FDA Approved: * May 14, 1998
Pharm Company: * MGI PHARMA INC
Category: Blood Thinner (Anticoagulant)

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Aggrastat Overview

Tirofiban, sold under the brand name Aggrastat, is an antiplatelet medication. It belongs to a class of antiplatelets named glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors. Tirofiban is a small molecule inhibitor of the protein-protein interaction between fibrinogen and the platelet integrin receptor GP IIb/IIIa and is the first drug candidate whose origins can be traced to a pharmacophore-based virtual screening lead.[2][3] Tirofiban is available as a generic medication in t...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Tirofiban
  • Injection: 0.05mg/ml, 0.25mg/ml, 12.5mg/250ml (0.05mg/ml), 12.5mg/50ml (0.25mg/ml), 250mcg/ml, 25mg/500ml, 25mg/500ml (0.05mg/ml), 5mg/100ml (0.05mg/ml)
  • Solution: 12.5mg/250ml (0.05mg/ml), 25mg/500ml (0.05mg/ml), 3.75mg/15ml (0.25mg/ml), 5mg/100ml (0.05mg/ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Aggrastat: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 25208-001 Aggrastat 3.75 mg/15ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Medicure International Inc
  • 25208-002 Aggrastat 5 mg/100ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Medicure International Inc

Other drugs which contain Tirofiban or a similar ingredient: (1 result)