Medicine Overview of Pangrel Tablet
Pangrel 10 mg Tablet is used to prevent 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 Pangrel is Bleeding.
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. Pangrel 10 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Pangrel 10 mg 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 Pangrel Tablet
- You have been prescribed Pangrel 10 mg Tablet to help prevent blood clots.
- For best results, take it at the same time every day.
- Pangrel 10 mg 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 Pangrel 10 mg Tablet temporarily.
Pangrel Tablet related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pangrel 10 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.
Pangrel 10 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.
Pangrel 10 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Pangrel 10 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Pangrel 10 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Pangrel 10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Pangrel 10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Pangrel 10 mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
If you miss a dose of Pangrel 10 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.
Frequently asked questions about Pangrel Tablet
Q. Is Pangrel FDA approved?
Pangrel is approved by FDA. It is used along with aspirin to prevent serious or life-threatening problems with the heart and blood vessels in people who have had a heart attack or severe chest pain and have been treated with angioplasty (procedure to open the blood vessels that supply blood to the heart)
Q. Is Pangrel a beta blocker?
No, it belongs to a class of medications called anti-platelet drugs
Q. Can I take Pangrel/Effient with Tylenol/ibuprofen/ Viagra/acetaminophen/naproxen/Nexium (esomeprazole)/ Prilosec (omeprazole)/Celebrex (celecoxib)?
Increase risk of bleeding is observed with ibuprofen, naproxen, acetaminophen, Celebrix (celecoxib). No clinically observable drug interaction is seen with Tylenol, Viagra and Prilosec (omeprazole). Patients should follow doctor's advice for its use
Q. Does Pangrel affect INR?
Pangrel doesn't affect INR but may increase the risk of bleeding in patients with elevated INR
It is used along with aspirin to prevent serious or life-threatening problems with the heart and blood vessels in people who have had a heart attack or severe chest pain and have been treated with angioplasty (procedure to open the blood vessels that supply blood to the heart).
Q. Is Pangrel generic for Effient?
Yes, Pangrel is generic name and Effient is brand name
Q. is Pangrel a blood thinner?
Yes, it is a blood thinner
Q. Why is Pangrel contraindicated in stroke?
It is contraindicated because of increased risk of bleeding
Pangrel is belongs to a class of medications called anti-platelet medications
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Taking Pangrel with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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