Which thrombolytic agents are used in the treatment of pulmonary embolism (PE)?

Updated: Jun 06, 2019
  • Author: Daniel R Ouellette, MD, FCCP; Chief Editor: Zab Mosenifar, MD, FACP, FCCP  more...
  • Print
Answer

Thrombolytic agents used in managing pulmonary embolism include the following:

  • Alteplase

  • Reteplase


Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!