What is generic Plavix?

Answer Plavix is the brand name for the blood-thinning medication Clopidogrel. A generic version of Clopidogrel became available briefly in 2006 but was pulled from the market amid a patent-infringement l... Read More »

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What is the generic for plavix?

The generic name for Plavix is Clopidogrel. A generic drug is a non-brand name alternative to a brand name drug that is usually cheaper for the patient. Plavix and Clopidogrel are prescription drug... Read More »

What is the generic name for plavix?

The generic name for the medication Plavix is clopidogrel bisulfate. Doctors prescribe Plavix for patients after a heart attack or stroke or for those who suffer from peripheral arterial disease. C... Read More »

Is there a generic for Plavix?

Clopidogrel is the generic name for Plavix. It became available by prescription in Fall 2009. Prior attempts to bring the generic form public were halted by a December 2008 court ruling made by The... Read More »

Can i donate blood if i am on plavix?

On One Hand: Yes You CanAccording to the Thrombophilia Awareness Project, you can donate blood without problems if you are on the blood platelet medicine Plavix (real name Clopidogrel)--prescribed ... Read More »