The case is reported of a patient presenting with recurrent acute myocardial infarction due to stent thrombosis resulting from possible clopidogrel resistance caused by interaction between clopidogrel and anti-tuberculosis drugs. A brief overview of drug interaction as a risk factor for clopidogrel resistance is given.
- anti-mycobacterial therapy
- clopidogrel resistance
- cytochrome 450 3a
- dual anti-platelet therapy
- stent thrombosis
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