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Can plavix (clopidogrel) be taken every other day if antiplatelet aggregation test is ok?

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Dr. Forrest Jones answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

No: You need to take it daily in order to have the needed benefit. Hope that helps.

Answered 8/13/2019

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Dr. Stanley Berger answered

Specializes in Cardiology

Not if recent stent: I would be uncomfortable at this time relying on platelet aggregation testing to guide alternate day Clopidogrel (Plavix) therapy, especially if you have a drug-eluting stent.

Answered 11/11/2019

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