Clopicard 75mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:38 am

Clopicard 75mg Tablet

Uses of Clopicard 75mg Tablet

Clopicard 75mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Heart Attacks, Strokes

Side effects of Clopicard 75mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Clopicard 75mg Tablet are – Abdominal Pain, Agitation, Anxiety, Fever, Constipation, Allergic Reaction, Impaired Concentration, Sweating, Headache

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Clopicard 75mg Tablet

Do not use Clopicard 75mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Clopidogrel

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Clopicard 75mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Clopicard 75mg Tablet works

Clopicard 75mg Tablet contains – Clopidogrel

Clopidogrel binds to adenosine diphosphate ADP receptors on the surface of activated platelets. This action blocks ADP, which deactivates nearby glycoprotein IIb/IIIa
receptors and prevents fibrinogen from attaching to receptors. Without fibrinogen, platelets can’t aggregate and form thrombi.

Dosage of Clopicard 75mg Tablet

The dosage of Clopicard 75mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Clopicard 75mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Clopicard 75mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

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Plaxia 75mg Tablet  ( Wings Biotech Ltd. )

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Clopicare 75mg Tablet  ( MHS Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd. )

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Interaction

Drug :- aspirin: Increased risk of bleeding CYP2C19 inhibitors, such as cimetidine, esomeprazole, etravirine, felbamate, fluconazole, fluoxetine, fluvoxamine, ketoconazole, omeprazole, ticlopidine, voriconazole: Decreased plasma clopidogrel level, decreased platelet inhibition.

fluvastatin, phenytoin, tamoxifen, tolbutamide, torsemide: Interference with metabolism of these drugs.

NSAIDs: Increased risk of GI bleeding, interference with NSAID metabolism.

warfarin: Prolonged bleeding time, interference with warfarin metabolism.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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