Procardin

Procardin

dipyridamole

Manufacturer:

Medochemie

Distributor:

Medochemie
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Dipyridamole
Indications/Uses
Diseases or conditions where modification of platelet function may be beneficial.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 300-600 mg daily in 3 or 4 doses. Childn 5 mg/kg/day in divided doses.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach.
Special Precautions
Patients w/ rapidly worsening angina, subvalvular aortic stenosis or haemodynamic instability associated w/ a recent sustained MI. Pregnancy (especially 1st trimester).
Adverse Reactions
Occasionally, vascular headache; dyspepsia. Rarely, mild diarrhoea.
Drug Interactions
Heparin, NSAIDs, coumarin or indandione-derivative anticoagulants, azlocillin, carbenicillin, cefamandole, cefoperazone, dextrans, mezlocillin, piperacillin, salicylates, sulfinpyrazone, valproic acid, streptokinase & urokinase.
MIMS Class
Anticoagulants, Antiplatelets & Fibrinolytics (Thrombolytics)
ATC Classification
B01AC07 - dipyridamole ; Belongs to the class of platelet aggregation inhibitors excluding heparin. Used in the treatment of thrombosis.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Procardin tab 75 mg
Packing/Price
100 × 10's
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