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Efient : EPAR - Summary for the public (PDF/77.9 KB)
First published: 10/03/2009
Last updated: 18/02/2016
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29/09/2022 Efient - EMEA/H/C/000984 - T/0035
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Efient, co-administered with acetylsalicylic acid (ASA), is indicated for the prevention of atherothrombotic events in patients with acute coronary syndrome (i.e. unstable angina, non-ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction [UA / NSTEMI] or ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction [STEMI]) undergoing primary or delayed percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).