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However, others comparing the addition of dipyridamole to aspirin therapy suggested no benefit, raising doubts about the value of dipyridamole (71,72). However, with the publication of ESPS-2, and a subsequent meta-analysis by Leonardi-Bee et al. 93] ), the combination of aspirin and dipyridamole has become accepted as first-line therapy in treating patients to prevent recurrent ischemic stroke. Of note, dipyridamole has been used in the past as a pharmacological coronary stressor for nuclear stress tests.
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