Does clopidogrel bisulfate have any serious side-effects?

Yes. Clopidogrel and any blood thinner always caries a risk of any kind of hemmorhage but generally the risk is low and less than the risk of a problem that the clopidogrel is trying to prevent. However in my career I have seen 2 or 3 cases of bone marrow failure in patients who have taken clopidogrel for a long period of time.

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What is the definition or description of: clopidogrel bisulfate?

Clopidogrel. Clopidogrel, aka plavix, (clopidogrel) is a medication typically used after cardiac stents have been placed. Plavix (clopidogrel) inhibits the ability of the platelets in the blood to come together on the stent or within the arteries to form the beginning of a clot. A clot forming on or within a stent could have very serious implications so medications like Plavix (clopidogrel) are very important after coronary stenting procedures. Read more...