This is often used to reduce the risk of cardiovascular events, such as heart attacks and strokes. It helps lower cholesterol levels, and inhibits platelet aggregation, reducing the likelihood of blood clots in the arteries.
It may be prescribed to individuals who have experienced a heart attack, certain heart-related procedures (like stent placement), or have a high risk of such events to prevent the recurrence of cardiovascular issues.
This medication is used to treat and manage atherosclerosis, a condition characterized by the buildup of plaque in the arteries. They work together to lower cholesterol levels and inhibit platelet aggregation, helping prevent complications associated with atherosclerosis.