Medicine Overview of Col Injection
Uses of Col Injection
Col 400mg Injection is used in the treatment of heart attack and unstable angina.
Side effects of Col Injection
Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Decreased white blood cell count.
How to use Col Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Col Injection works
Col 400mg injection is an antiplatelet medication. It works by preventing platelets from sticking together which decreases the formation of harmful blood clots. This lower the chance of heart attack or stroke.
In Depth Information on Col Injection
Expert advice for Col Injection
- Col can be taken with or without food.
- If you are going to have surgery or dental work, you may be asked to stop taking Col temporarily.
- Common side effect is bleeding. Inform your doctor if get blood in the urine, black stools, bruising easily, nosebleeds, bleeding from your gums, bleeding from cuts that take a long time to stop, and heavier than normal menstrual bleeding.
- If you cut yourself, apply firm pressure to the site for at least five minutes using a clean and dry dressing. Immediately inform your doctor or contact a hospital emergency if you are unable to stop bleeding.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Special precautions for Col 400mg Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Col 400mg Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Col 400mg Injection is probably usafe to use during lactatio+more
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Col 400mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,+more
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
There is limited information available on the use of Col 400+more
mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
Col 400mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Col 400mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Regular monitoring of liver function test is advisable while you are taking this medicine....
Regular monitoring of liver function test is advisable while you are taking this medicine.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Heplock 10IU Injection, Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Loparin 40mg Prefilled Syringe, Hibor 7500IU Injection
If you miss a dose of Ticlopidine, 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 for Col 400mg Injection
Frequently asked questions for Ticlopidine
Col is a platelet aggregation inhibitor. Col induces a dose dependent reduction in platelet aggregation by reducing platelet-fibrinogen binding and the platelet-platelet interactions thereby increasing the bleeding time. It thus works by preventing platelets from collecting and forming clots
No, Col is not an anticoagulant. It is an antiplatelet agent
Yes, Col is a prodrug that gets metabolized to its active form
Col is metabolized extensively by the liver
Col is used to prevent to reduce the risk of thrombotic stroke (fatal or nonfatal) in patients who have experienced stroke mainly in patients who are intolerant or allergic to aspirin therapy or who have failed aspirin therapy. Col may also be used as adjunctive therapy with aspirin in patients with coronary stent implantations.
Substitutes for Col
No substitutes found for this medicine