Indication of benefit of cilostazol in the prevention of carotid restenosis

LOS ANGELES – Cilostazol antiplatelet agent (Pletal, Otsuka), used to treat the symptoms of intermittent claudication in patients with peripheral vascular disease, may be effective in preventing restenosis after carotid stent, suggests a new study. For the primary endpoint, the analysis showed a trend towards less restenosis in the stent after carotid stenting in treated […]