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AstraZeneca ships reduced Brilinta dosage

AstraZeneca ships reduced Brilinta dosage

WILMINGTON, Del. — AstraZeneca has released Brilinta (ticagrelor) 60-mg tablets, a smaller dose of the anticoagulant medication, to U.S. pharmacies. The pharmaceutical company said Tuesday that the Food and Drug Administration approved the new 60-mg strength for Brilinta for use in patients with a history of heart attack beyond the first year. The dosing of