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Preventative medications for stroke are available. In this video, Marlyn Patterson-Lake, MD of Ocala Regional Medical Center explains aspirin usage to prevent stroke. Be sure to speak to your healthcare provider before starting an aspirin regimen.
There are a number of medicines used to prevent stroke, including anti-platelets, anticoagulants and statins. Neurologist Raul Guisado, MD, of Regional Medical Center of San Jose, explains how these medicines are used to prevent stroke.
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