ATC Group: B01AC17 Tirofiban

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Tirofiban

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Description

Tirofiban is a non-peptidal antagonist of the GP IIb/IIIa receptor, an important platelet surface receptor involved in platelet aggregation. Tirofiban prevents fibrinogen from binding to the GP IIb/IIIa receptor, thus blocking platelet aggregation.