Brilinta is a prescription medication used
to prevent heart attacks and strokes in adults. Brilinta belongs to a group of drugs called
antiplatelet medications, which help prevent platelets from forming clots that could lead
to heart attacks and strokes. This medication comes in tablet form and is
usually taken twice a day, with or without food, along with a low dose of aspirin. Some of the common side effects of Brilinta
include bleeding and shortness of breath.