Cerator

Cerator

pentoxifylline

Manufacturer:

Unison

Distributor:

Medispec
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Pentoxifylline
Indications/Uses
Cerebral circulatory disorders, ischaemic & postapopleotic conditions; peripheral occlusive arterial disease & arteriovenous disorders of an arteriosclerotic or diabetic nature; trophic disturbances.
Dosage/Direction for Use
1 tab bd-tds.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to methylxanthines; cerebral & extensive retinal hemorrhage; acute MI; severe cardiac arrhythmias.
Special Precautions
Hypotension or severe CAD. Renal & severe hepatic impairment.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances eg, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea; headache, dizziness, agitation, sleep disorders, flushing. Rarely, angina pectoris, hypotension, hypersensitivity reactions eg, pruritus, rash, urticaria, anaphylactic or anaphylactoid reactions w/ angioneurotic edema or bronchospasm.
Drug Interactions
Antihypertensives, ketorolac, theophylline.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
C04AD03 - pentoxifylline ; Belongs to the class of purine derivative agents. Used as peripheral vasodilators.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Cerator ER-FC tab 400 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
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