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Invented name: Clopidogrel Apotex   
Auth. number : EU/1/09/568
INN : Clopidogrel
ATC: Anatomical main group: B - Blood and blood forming organs
Therapeutic subgroup: B01 - Antithrombotic agents
Pharmacological subgroup: B01A - Antithrombotic agents
Chemical subgroup: B01AC - Platelet aggregation inhibitors excluding Heparin
Chemical substance: B01AC04 - Clopidogrel
(See WHO ATC Index)
Indication: Prevention of atherothrombotic events
Clopidogrel is indicated in:
  • Adult patients suffering from myocardial infarction (from a few days until less than 35 days), ischaemic stroke (from 7 days until less than 6 months) or established peripheral arterial disease.
  • Adult patients suffering from acute coronary syndrome:
    • Non-ST segment elevation acute coronary syndrome (unstable angina or non-Q-wave myocardial infarction), including patients undergoing a stent placement following percutaneous coronary intervention, in combination with acetylsalicylic acid (ASA).
    • ST segment elevation acute myocardial infarction, in combination with ASA in medically treated patients eligible for thrombolytic therapy.

Prevention of atherothrombotic and thromboembolic events in atrial fibrillation
  • In adult patients with atrial fibrillation who have at least one risk factor for vascular events, are not suitable for treatment with Vitamin K antagonists (VKA) and who have a low bleeding risk, clopidogrel is indicated in combination with ASA for the prevention of atherothrombotic and thromboembolic events, including stroke.
Marketing Authorisation Holder: Apotex Europe B.V.
Darwinweg 20, NL- 2333 CR Leiden, Nederland

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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
20/10/2009 Centralised - Authorisation EMEA/H/C/1189 (2009)8138 of 16/10/2009
30/11/2009 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/IA/9
16/12/2009 Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder EMEA/H/C/1189/T/1 (2009)10331 of 11/12/2009
21/01/2010 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/IB/2
Updated with Decision(2010)6905 of 30/09/2010
14/06/2010 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/IB/3/G
Updated with Decision(2010)6905 of 30/09/2010
09/08/2010 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/IB/4
Updated with Decision(2010)6905 of 30/09/2010
05/10/2010 Centralised - Variation (2010)6905 of 30/09/2010
10/11/2010 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/IB/6
Updated with Decision(2012)7398 of 15/10/2012
29/11/2010 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/II/5
05/08/2011 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/IB/8/G
Updated with Decision(2012)7398 of 15/10/2012
04/04/2012 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/IB/9/G
Updated with Decision(2012)7398 of 15/10/2012
17/05/2012 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/IB/7/G
Updated with Decision(2012)7398 of 15/10/2012
17/10/2012 Centralised - Variation (2012)7398 of 15/10/2012
01/03/2013 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/N/10
11/10/2013 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/IB/13/G
14/10/2013 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/IAin/14/G
31/10/2013 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/IB/15/G
03/01/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/IB/16
29/04/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1189/IB/19/G