DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG 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.
DEPLATT AG Capsule side effects
Side Effects of DEPLATT AG are Diarrhoea, Stomach pain, Indigestion, increased bleeding tendency.
How to use DEPLATT AG 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. DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG CAPSULE is to be taken with food. Taking it with food helps to avoid stomach upset.
DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG 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.
In Depth Information on DEPLATT AG Capsule
Expert advice for DEPLATT AG Capsule
You have been prescribed DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG 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 DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG CAPSULE before undergoing any surgical procedure.
DEPLATT AG Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for DEPLATT AG Capsule
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG 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.
DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG CAPSULE is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG CAPSULE may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG CAPSULE should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG CAPSULE may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG CAPSULE is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG CAPSULE should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG CAPSULE may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of DEPLATT AG 75 MG/75 MG CAPSULE is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Frequently asked questions about DEPLATT AG Capsule
Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of DEPLATT AG?
Keep this medicine in the container or pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it at as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose off the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.
Q. How is DEPLATT AG helpful in preventing heart attack?
Platelets are blood cell that helps in blood clotting. Abnormal blood clotting in the blood vessels can cause heart attack. DEPLATT AG belongs to a group of medicine known as anti-platelets. This medicine works by blocking platelets and formation of blood clot. Thereby, preventing heart attack.
Q. Will I need to stop DEPLATT AG before surgery or dental procedure?
DEPLATT AG may increase the risk of bleeding during a surgery or dental procedure. Therefore, you maybe asked by your doctor to stop taking DEPLATT AG. You should not stop taking DEPLATT AG on your own.
Q. What are the lifestyle changes to adapt while taking DEPLATT AG?
Making lifestyle changes can boost your health while taking DEPLATT AG. Stop smoking, as it lowers 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 you heart strong and decrease your risk of heart attack.
Q. Which pain killer is safe while taking DEPLATT AG?
Paracetamol is safe to use while taking DEPLATT AG for relieving pain. Avoid the use other pain killers while taking DEPLATT AG, as they may increase the risk of bleeding.
Q. Can the use of DEPLATT AG increase the risk of bleeding?
Yes, DEPLATT AG 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 DEPLATT AG?
Take DEPLATT AG 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 DEPLATT AG?
DEPLATT AG can interact with several medicines. Talk to your doctor and inform him about using DEPLATT AG before taking any prescription or non prescription medicine.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.