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Clopid 75 MG Tablet 10

Clopid 75 MG Tablet 10

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    Uses :

    Clopidogrel is used to prevent blood from clotting. It is used in the prevention of heart attack and stroke. It also relieves chest pain.

    Mode of drug action


    Clopidogrel is an anti-platelet drug. The drug works by preventing platelets (a type of blood cells) from aggregating, thereby preventing the formation of blood clots. Clopidogrel is also known as a blood thinning agent as it keeps the blood thin enough to flow smoothly through the blood vessels.

    What are the common side effects?

    The common side effects of clopidogrel include diarrhea, nausea, acne-like rash, joint pain, chest pain, headache, upper respiratory tract infection, urinary tract infection, depression, and bruising.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Safe under medical guidance Breast feeding: Safe under medical guidance Alcohol: Unsafe

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Take Clopid medication as prescribed by the physician. Take the drug regularly for better cholesterol management in the body.

    • Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Clopid medication as it alters the drug metabolism in the liver.

    • Individuals experiencing allergic reactions, inflammation, rash or reddening of the skin should avoid taking Clopid medication and seek immediate medical care.

    • If scheduled for any surgery inform the doctor about the use of Clopid medication.

    • Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should inform the doctor before taking Clopid medication for safe use of the drug during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

    What else should I know?

    1. I have stomach ulcer which causes bleeding at times, can I use clopidogrel? No, if you have any bleeding diseases, then you should not use clopidogrel as it can cause bleeding.

    2. I am on clopidogrel since two months, can I undergo a dental surgery? If you are planning to undergo any surgery, you must make the doctor aware that you are using clopidogrel bisulfate, because it may cause excess bleeding during the surgical procedure.

    3. What are the suitable storage conditions for clopidogrel? Clopidogrel must be stored at a room temperature away from moisture and heat.

    4. Can I gain or lose weight by chronic use of clopidogrel? No, there is no evidence that you may lose or gain weight with the long-term use of clopidogrel.

    5. I have gastric acidity problem and am on clopidogrel. Is it ok if I administer ranitidine for acidity? Yes, ranitidine is safe to take with clopidogrel. But other drugs of same class such as cimetidine which are used in gastric acidity can interact with clopidogrel.

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