B – BLOOD AND BLOOD FORMING ORGANS
B01 – ANTITHROMBOTIC AGENTS
B01A – ANTITHROMBOTIC AGENTS
B01AC – Platelet aggregation inhibitors excl. heparin
Acetylsalicylic acid is an antithrombotic agent.
Acetylsalicylic acid is used to help prevent heart attacks, strokes, and blood clot formation in people at high risk of developing blood clots. It has also been established that low doses of Acetylsalicylic acid may be given immediately after a heart attack to reduce the risk of another heart attack or of the death of cardiac tissue.
Acute Coronary Syndrome, Myocardial Infarction
ATC code: B01AC06