The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has made several changes to the prescribing information for Plavix (clopidogrel bisulfate tablets; Bristol-Myers Squibb and Sanofi).
The updated box warning include the following:
WARNING: DIMINISHED ANTIPLATELET EFFECT IN PATIENTS WITH TWO LOSS-OF-FUNCTION ALLELES OF THE CYP2C19 GENE
Xcode offers genetic test that helps in determining whether a patient is a carrier of loss of functions.
If you are a physician and interested in offering the test to your patients, please contact us.
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