Clopigard 75 mg Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Clopigard Tablet

Clopigard 75 mg Tablet is used to prevent blood clots. It decreases the chances of having another heart attack or stroke.

Clopigard Tablet side effects

Common
  • increased bleeding tendency

How to use Clopigard Tablet

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. Clopigard 75 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Clopigard Tablet works

Clopigard 75 mg Tablet is an antiplatelet medication. It works by preventing the platelets from sticking together, thereby decreasing the formation of harmful blood clots. This lowers the chance of heart attack or stroke.

Clopigard Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Clopigard 75 mg 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.
Lactation
Clopigard 75 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Clopigard 75 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Clopigard 75 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Clopigard 75 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Clopigard Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Clopigard 75 mg 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Clopigard 75 mg Tablet
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Clopigard 75 mg Tablet to help prevent blood clots.
  • For best results, take it at the same time every day.
  • Clopigard 75 mg Tablet increases your risk of bleeding. Be careful while shaving, cutting fingernails or toenails or using sharp objects.
  • Do not discontinue using the medicine without consulting your doctor as this may increase your chances of having another heart attack or stroke.
  • If you are scheduled to undergo a surgery or dental treatment, you may be asked to stop taking Clopigard 75 mg Tablet temporarily.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Clopigard with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Nimsun
MODERATE
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
MODERATE
Brand(s): Zosert
MODERATE
Brand(s): Ulcevin, Altirab, Rabsure
MINOR
Brand(s): Altole, Pandosun, Paddy
MINOR
Brand(s): Legend
MINOR
Brand(s): Vinstom, Odizol, Omzee
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Clopigard

My father had a stroke and minor blood clots has been noticed in mri so is there any cure of it in auurveda
Dr. Ravi Shankar M.
Ayurveda
Yes, Cap Ksheera bala twice a day one morning and one night and tab Dhanvantari Vati 1-0-1 and Syp CardoriumPlus 15 ml twice a day after food for 3 monthsPhysiotherapy also will help
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FAQs

Q. Can the use of Clopigard increase the risk of bleeding?

Yes, Clopigard increases the risk of bleeding. Always be careful while doing activities that may cause an injury or bleeding. Tell your doctor immediately if you notice any abnormal bruising or bleeding.

Q. What medicines should I avoid while taking Clopigard?

Clopigard can interact with several medicines. Do not take any medicine without talking to your doctor.

Q. When will I feel better after taking Clopigard?

Clopigard reduces your risk of developing blood clots in the blood vessels of your leg, lungs, heart and brain. You may not feel any difference after taking Clopigard. However, keep taking this medicine as prescribed by your doctor because you will still be getting its full benefits.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Cipla House, Peninsula Business Park, Ganpatrao Kadam Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai-400013
MRP
16.1
10 tablets in 1 strip
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