A Comparison of Ticagrelor (AZD6140) and Clopidogrel in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome "PLATO"


Phase 3 Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Male or female 18 years or older who has been hospitalised for chest pain and potential ACS
- Females of child-bearing potential must have a negative pregnancy test at enrollment and be willing to use 2 methods of reliable contraception

Exclusion Criteria

- Persons with moderate or severe liver disease
- Persons who have already been treated with an invasive (angioplasty) procedure for the current episode of ACS
- Persons who are being treated with blood clotting agents that cannot be stopped