Antiplatelet Therapy

Patient Handout: Antiplatelet Therapy

This free patient education handout provides an overview of the important role of platelets in the development of acute coronary syndrome, heart attack, and stroke.

It reviews basic information on antiplatelet medications and indications for use of these medicines. Also included are important instructions for taking antiplatelet medications.

We are pleased to offer the first order of PCNA patient education materials to all health care providers at no charge. To place repeat orders, PCNA membership is required.

2 tearpads of 50 sheets each are included in each order.


Disclaimer: This and other PCNA educational materials are for information purposes only and are not intended to replace medical advice or diagnose or treat health problems. Health-related decisions should be made in partnership with a healthcare provider. It is the reader's responsibility to seek out the most current, accurate information.