What is the indication for multiple medication in the treatment of middle cerebral artery (MCA) stroke?

Updated: Feb 20, 2018
  • Author: Daniel I Slater, MD; Chief Editor: Stephen Kishner, MD, MHA  more...
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Multiple medications are often used to manage complications of a middle cerebral artery (MCA) stroke and to decrease the risk of a recurrent stroke. Within each class of medication used, multiple agents may be selected, allowing for tailored therapy.


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