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Stroke Prevention

What medications are used to prevent stroke?

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  • A Neurology, answered on behalf of
    How are medications used to prevent stroke?
    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. 
  • A Neurology, answered on behalf of
    What medications are used to prevent stroke?
    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.   
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