Health of Older People  |  TIA Pathway - Long-term management

Health of Older People

TIA Pathway - Long-term management

  • Optimise BP control (<140/80, in diabetes <130/80)
  • Lipid control (40-80mg OD atorvastatin)
  • Lifestyle advice (weight, diet etc)
  • Antiplatelets
    • 1st line treatment: clopidogrel 75mg OD
    • 2nd line treatment: if unable to tolerate clopidogrel give low dose aspirin with dipyridamole modified release 150mg BD
    • 3rd line treatment if unable to tolerate dipyridamole then aspirin low dose monotherapy
  • Anticoagulation if patient has AF/paroxysmal AF

Last updated : Thursday, April 12, 2018
Next review date : Friday, April 12,2019

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