Definition of Medication, anti-platelet
Medication, anti-platelet: Platelet-blocking drugs. Drugs that reduce the tendency of platelets in the blood to clump and clot. These drugs are used to reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes.Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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