- Dabigatran Etexilate Mesilate
- Isosorbide Dinitrate
- Isosorbide Dinitrate–Hydralazine
- Isosorbide Mononitrate
- Perindopril Erbumine
What is Clopilet used for?
Clopilet is used to prevent blood clots in people with recent heart attack or stroke. It belongs to a class of medications called antiplatelet drugs. This medication helps smooth flow of blood in your body, thereby preventing harmful blood clots. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Clopilet?
The dosage of Clopilet prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician?s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Clopilet can be taken with or without food.
What if you miss a dose of Clopilet?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Clopilet medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Clopilet?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Clopilet, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Clopilet?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Clopilet.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Clopilet, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Clopilet can interact with antifungal medications and blood thinners.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Clopilet?
Like other medicines, Clopilet can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Clopilet are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Clopilet cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Clopilet develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Clopilet can cause side effects such as diarrhea, stomach pain, headache, dizziness, runny nose, cough, sore throat, and nausea. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Clopilet.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Clopilet?
Is it possible for me to take Clopilet with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Clopilet?
What are the possible drug interactions of Clopilet?
How will Clopilet work in my body?
How should Clopilet be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Clopilet drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Clopilet is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.