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  • n. A tissue plasminogen activator enzyme used as a thrombolytic drug.

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  • All participants received aspirin, tenecteplase, heparin, or enoxaparin, and concomitant clopidogrel was recommended.

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  • The available agents today are tissue-type plasminogen activator or alteplase (tPA), reteplase, tenecteplase, urokinase, anisoylated purified streptokinase activator complex, and streptokinase.

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  • All patients in the study initially sought treatment at a hospital without angioplasty capability and were treated with a newer clot-busting drug (tenecteplase).

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  • It also offers Nutropin for the treatment of growth harmone deficiency in children and adult; TNKase (tenecteplase) for the treatment of acute myocardial infarction; Pulmozyme for the treatment of cystic fibrosis; Activase (alteplase) for acute myocardial infarction and acute ischemic Stroke; Raptiva (efalizumab) for chronic moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis; Tarceva, a small-molecule tyrosine kinase inhibitor of the HER1 / epidermal growth factor receptor signaling pathway; and Cathflo Activase, a tissue-plasminogen activator approved in adult and pediatric patients for the restoration of function to central venous access devices that have become occluded due to a blood clot.

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