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Effient Labeling Could Give Edge Against Plavix Through Pharmacogenetics

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Lilly/Daiichi Sankyo's prasugrel has carefully constructed label to control risk of bleeding - but it also includes a pharmacogenetic argument that Effient works in clopidogrel non-responders.

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