Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule


Overview

Uses of Clopisa Capsule

Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule is used for heart attack prevention. It decreases the chances of having another heart attack or stroke from a disease related to your heart or blood vessels.

Clopisa Capsule side effects

Common
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • increased bleeding tendency

How to use Clopisa Capsule

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. Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule is to be taken with food.
Taking it with food helps to avoid stomach upset.

How Clopisa Capsule works

Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule is a combination of two antiplatelet medicines: Aspirin and Clopidogrel which prevent heart attack. They work by preventing the platelets from sticking together and decrease the formation of harmful blood clots.

Clopisa Capsule related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule to lower your risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach. 
  • It increases your risk of bleeding. Be careful while shaving, cutting fingernails or toenails or using sharp objects.
  • Let your doctor know you are taking Clopisa 150mg/75mg Capsule before undergoing any surgical procedure.

FAQs

Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Clopisa?

Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Q. How is Clopisa helpful in preventing heart attack?

Platelets are blood cells that help in blood clotting. Abnormal blood clotting in the blood vessels can cause heart attack. Clopisa belongs to a group of medicine known as anti-platelets. This medicine works by blocking the platelets and preventing the formation of blood clots. This helps to prevent heart attack.

Q. Do I need to stop Clopisa before surgery or dental procedure?

Clopisa may increase the risk of bleeding during a surgery or dental procedure. Therefore, you may be asked by your doctor to stop taking Clopisa. You should not stop taking Clopisa on your own.

Q. What lifestyle changes do I need to adopt while taking Clopisa?

Making lifestyle changes can boost your health while taking Clopisa. Avoid smoking, as smoking increases your risk of having heart attack and stroke. If you are overweight or obese, try to lose weight. You should maintain a healthy diet by including fruits and vegetable in your meals. Regular exercise can make your heart strong and reduce the risk of heart attack.

Q. Which painkiller is safe while taking Clopisa?

Paracetamol is safe to use while taking Clopisa for relieving pain. Avoid the use other painkillers while taking Clopisa, as they may increase the risk of bleeding.

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

Yes, Clopisa 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. How to manage indigestion associated with Clopisa?

Take Clopisa with or after food to avoid indigestion. Talk to your doctor if you have persistent indigestion problem.

Q. What medicines should I avoid while taking Clopisa?

Clopisa can interact with several medicines. Talk to your doctor and inform him about using Clopisa before taking any prescription or non-prescription medicine.
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
A-510, Landmark Empires, Puna Kumbhariya Road, Magob, Surat-395 010, Gujarat(India).
MRP
20.5
10 capsules in 1 strip
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