2012 Drugs that promote or inhibit coagulation

Question 1

A patient with von Willebrand’s disease is scheduled for minor dental surgery.  Which of the following drugs would be the most appropriate prophylactic treatment? Answer
            A.        Aminocaproic acid
            B.        Aprotinin
            C.        Desmopressin acetate
            D.        Phytonadione
            E.        Protamine sulfate

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