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

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 has been available as a generic medicatio... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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Dosage List

Aggrastat 3.75 mg/15ml Intravenous Injection, Solution
NDC: 25208-001
Medicure International Inc
Aggrastat 5 mg/100ml Intravenous Injection, Solution
NDC: 25208-002
Medicure International Inc