Pidovix

Pidovix

clopidogrel

Manufacturer:

Lapi
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Clopidogrel
Indications/Uses
Reduce atherothrombotic events in patients w/ history of MI, non-ST segment elevation, acute coronary syndrome (unstable angina or non-Q wave MI) treated by acetylsalicylic acid.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & elderly 75 mg as a single dose.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Severe impaired liver function, active pathological bleeding eg, peptic ulcer or intracranial bleeding. Pregnancy & lactation.
Special Precautions
Risk of bleeding due to trauma, surgery or pathological condition; w/ bleeding tendency; lesion especially in GIT & intraocular; acute MI w/ ST elevated, acute ischemic stroke; impaired kidney function, impaired liver function associated w/ diathesis hemorrhage. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Purpura, bruising, hematoma, epistaxis, hematuria, intracranial bleeding, GI bleeding, neutropenia, aplastic anemia, thrombocytopenia, headache, dizziness, paresthesia, vertigo, dyspepsia, abdominal pain, diarrhea, nausea, gastritis, flatulence, constipation, vomiting, gastric & duodenal ulcer, prolonged bleeding time, reduce platelet count, rash, pruritus, leucopenia, neutropenia, eosinophilia, thrombotic, thrombocytopenic purpura, severe thrombocytopenia, granulocytopenia, agranulocytosis, anemia, aplastic anemia/pancytopenia, anaphylactoid reactions, confusion, hallucination, taste disturbances, vasculitis, hypotension, bronchospasm, colitis, pancreatitis, hepatitis, angioedema, dermatitis bullosa, erythematous rash, urticaria, eczema, lichen planus, arthralgia, arthritis, glomerulonephritis, fever, impaired liver function, increase blood creatinine level.
Drug Interactions
Warfarin, glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor, acetylsalicylic acid, heparin, thrombolytic agents, NSAIDs.
ATC Classification
B01AC04 - clopidogrel ; Belongs to the class of platelet aggregation inhibitors excluding heparin. Used in the treatment of thrombosis.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Pidovix film-coated tab 75 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
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