Antiplatelet Agents
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What are Antiplatelet Agents?

Possible side effects of prescription antiplatelet agents include:

  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Skin rash
  • Ringing in the ears (tinnitus)
  • Skin bruising
  • Irritation of the stomach lining
  • Bleeding from the digestive system and other internal organs
  • Allergic reaction

Aspirin should generally be taken with food to decrease stomach upset. Possible side effects include:

  • Stomach upset
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding and stroke
  • Bronchospasm