Casprin

Casprin

aspirin

Manufacturer:

Y.S.P. Industries

Distributor:

Y.S.P. Industries
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Aspirin
Indications/Uses
AMI. Prevention of heart attack in certain high-risk patients; prevention of CVA after transient ischaemic attack.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Administration
Should be taken with food: Take immediately after meals.
Contraindications
Severe hepatic & renal disease, haemophilia or other bleeding disorders, erosive gastritis or peptic ulcers. Childn <16 yr.
Special Precautions
Prior history of serious GI events, asthma. Renal or hepatic impairment. Pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
GI distress, nausea, vomiting, gastric mucosal erosion & ulceration, occult blood loss.
Drug Interactions
Dipyridamole, corticosteroids, coumarin anticoagulants, sulphonylureas, hypoglycaemic agents, methotrexate, phenytoin, valproate.
ATC Classification
B01AC06 - acetylsalicylic acid ; Belongs to the class of platelet aggregation inhibitors excluding heparin. Used in the treatment of thrombosis.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Casprin EC cap 100 mg
Packing/Price
24 × 30's;50 × 30's
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