Pletoz 100mg Tablet

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

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 4:18 am

Pletoz 100mg Tablet

Uses of Pletoz 100mg Tablet

Pletoz 100mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Intermittent Claudication

Side effects of Pletoz 100mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Pletoz 100mg Tablet are – Angina, Chest Pain, Hypertension, Hypotension, Palpitations, Pharyngitis, Rhinitis, Abdominal Pain, Abnormal Stool, Diarrhea

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

Precautions while using Pletoz 100mg Tablet

Do not use Pletoz 100mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Cilostazol

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Pletoz 100mg 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 Pletoz 100mg Tablet works

Pletoz 100mg Tablet contains – Cilostazol

Cilostazol works in two ways. It increases blood flow by widening the blood vessels of the affected areas and it also reduces the clotting activity of blood cells called platelets. Cilostazol is prescribed by specialist doctors when it is not possible to improve the symptoms of intermittent claudication by other means.

Dosage of Pletoz 100mg Tablet

The dosage of Pletoz 100mg 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 Pletoz 100mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Pletoz 100mg 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

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Driving

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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.

Stiloz 100mg Tablet  ( Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

239.50  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Cilodoc 100mg Tablet  ( Lupin Ltd. )

200.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- diltiazem, erythromycin, itraconazole, ketoconazole, omeprazole: Increased plasma cilostazol level.

Food :- grapefruit: Increased risk of adverse reactions.

high-fat foods: Faster cilostazol absorption and increased risk of adverse reactions.

Activity :- smoking: Decreased cilostazol effects by about 20%.

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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