Medicine Overview of Aplatin Tablet
Aplatin 75 Tablet is used for prevention of blood clots. It decreases the chances of having another heart attack or stroke from a disease related to your heart or blood vessels.
Side Effect of Aplatin is increased bleeding tendency.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Aplatin 75 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Aplatin 75 Tablet is an antiplatelet medication. It works by preventing platelets from sticking together which decreases the formation of harmful blood clots. This lowers the chance of heart attack or stroke.
In Depth Information on Aplatin Tablet
- You have been prescribed Aplatin 75 Tablet to help prevent blood clots.
- For best results, take it at the same time every day.
- Aplatin 75 Tablet increases your risk of bleeding. Be careful while shaving, cutting fingernails or toenails, or using sharp objects.
- Do not discontinue use without consulting your doctor as this may increase your chances of having another heart attack or stroke.
- If you are going to have a surgery or dental treatment, you may be asked to stop taking Aplatin 75 Tablet temporarily.
Aplatin Tablet related warnings
Aplatin 75 Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Aplatin 75 Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Aplatin 75 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Aplatin 75 Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Aplatin 75 Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Aplatin 75 Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Aplatin Tablet
Q. Is Aplatin a narcotic substance?
No. Aplatin is not narcotic substance. It is an antiplatelet medication and is used in the management of heart attack and unstable angina.
Q. Is Aplatin an anticoagulant?
Aplatin is not an anticoagulant. Aplatin belongs to a group of medicines called antiplatelet drugs. Both antiplatelets and anticoagulants work to prevent clots in your blood vessels, but they work in different ways. Antiplatelets interfere with the binding of platelets, or the process that actually starts the formation of blood clots. Anticoagulants interfere with the proteins in your blood that are involved with the coagulation process. These proteins are called factors. Different anticoagulants interfere with different factors to prevent clotting
Q. Is Aplatin a beta blocker?
Aplatin is not a beta blocker. Aplatin belongs to a group of medicines called antiplatelet drugs. Platelets are very small structures in the blood, which clump together during blood clotting. By preventing this clumping, antiplatelet drugs decreases the formation of blood clots (also known as thrombosis).
Q. Is Aplatin a Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drug (NSAID)?
Aplatin is not a Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drug (NSAID). Aplatin belongs to a group of medicines called antiplatelet drugs.
Q. How long can I take Aplatin for?
Take Aplatin only for a duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Aplatin a blood thinner?
Aplatin is a blood thinner medicine that lowers the chance of blood clots forming in your body. Aplatin belongs to a group of medicines called antiplatelet drugs.
Aplatin is not a statin. Aplatin belongs to a group of medicines called antiplatelet drugs.
Q. Is Aplatin an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor?
Aplatin is not an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. Aplatin belongs to a group of medicines called antiplatelet drugs.
Q. Does Aplatin cause weight gain?
Aplatin is not known to cause weight gain. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain after taking Aplatin.
Q. Does Aplatin lower blood pressure?
Aplatin does not lower blood pressure. Please consult your doctor if you experience lowering of blood pressure after taking Aplatin as it may require proper diagnosis and treatment.
Q. Does Aplatin cause bruising?
Bruising is a common side effect of Aplatin. Please consult your doctor if you notice any bruising after taking Aplatin.
Q. Does Aplatin cause constipation?
Constipation is an uncommon side effect associated with the use of Aplatin.
Q. Does Aplatin cause itching?
Aplatin can cause itching as an uncommon side effect. Contact your doctor immediately if you experience swelling in mouth or skin disorders like rashes and itching, blisters of the skin. These may be the signs of an allergic reaction.
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Taking Aplatin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Medicines with composition Enoxaparin: Cnoxrin
Medicines with composition Omeprazole: Vinstom, Odizol, Omzee, Adzole, Omkar
Medicines with composition Fluoxetine: Flotin
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis
Medicines with composition Sertraline: Zosert
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Leparox, Prx
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