Effect of caffeine on platelet inhibition by clopidogrel in healthy subjects and patients with coronary artery disease Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Caffeine
  • Phosphodiesterase Inhibitors
  • Platelet Aggregation
  • Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
  • Ticlopidine

abstract

  • Acute caffeine administration after clopidogrel loading appears to be associated with enhanced platelet inhibition 2 to 4 hours after clopidogrel intake. The mechanism probably involves synergistic increase in cAMP levels.

publication date

  • October 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ahj.2007.07.014

PubMed ID

  • 17892993

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 694.e1

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 154

number

  • 4