oa SA Pharmaceutical Journal - Efient® (prasugrel) : a new antiplatelet agent : new product focus - drug info

Volume 79, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 2221-5875
  • E-ISSN: 2220-1017



Efient®, co-administered with acetylsalicylic acid (ASA), is indicated for the reduction of atherothrombotic events in patients with acute coronary syndromes who are undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention, as follows:

  • Patients with unstable angina or non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction, who are managed with percutaneous coronary intervention.
  • Patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction, who are managed with primary, or delayed, percutaneous coronary intervention.

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