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Pentovas 400mg Tablet

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Composition for Pentovas 400mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Pentovas 400mg Tablet

MRP
28.01
₹2.8/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Pentovas Tablet

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Uses of Pentovas Tablet

Pentovas 400mg Tablet is used in the treatment of peripheral vascular disease and intermittent claudication. It is used to improve blood flow in patients with circulation problems in the hands and feet.
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Pentovas Tablet side effects

Common

Rash, Angioedema (swelling of deeper layers of skin), Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal distension, Breathing problems, Diarrhoea, Increased saliva production, Constipation.

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How to use Pentovas 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. Pentovas 400mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Pentovas Tablet works

Pentovas 400mg Tablet is a peripheral vasodilator. It works by decreasing the thickness (viscosity) of blood.

In Depth Information on Pentovas Tablet

Expert advice for Pentovas Tablet

  • Do not use pentoxifylline if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to pentoxifylline or any other ingredient in the medicine.
  • Do not use pentoxifylline if you have serious heart problems, if you had a stroke with bleeding in brain; or if you had bleeding in the eye.
  • Patients taking pentoxifylline are advised to exercise caution while driving or operating machines.
  • Do not stand up and raise from the bed quickly as it may cause dizziness.
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Pentovas Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Pentovas Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Pentovas 400mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Pentovas 400mg 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
Pentovas 400mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Pentovas 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Pentovas 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Pentovas 400mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Pentovas Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Pentovas 400mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Frequently asked questions about Pentovas Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Pentoxifylline

Pentovas belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators. It works by increasing the blood flow to the arms and legs. Pentovas is used to treat peripheral vascular disease (poor circulation to the arms and legs) and intermittent claudication (pain on walking or at rest caused by poor circulation to the legs).
Pentovas is safe if prescribed at the dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Pentovas is a prescription drug and is available when advised by the doctor.
Pentovas is not a narcotic substance. Pentovas belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.
Pentovas is not an antibiotic. Pentovas belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.
Pentovas is not a blood thinner. Pentovas belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.
Pentovas is not an anticoagulant. Pentovas belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.
Pentovas is not a steroid. Pentovas belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.
Pentovas does not cause weight gain. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain after taking Pentovas as it may require further investigation and management.
Pentovas does not cause weight loss. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight loss after taking Pentovas as it may require further investigation and management.
Pentovas has been found to be effective in treatment of Peyronie's disease. Do not take Pentovas for a Peyronie's disease unless advised by your doctor. If you think you are suffering from Peyronie's disease, please consult your doctor it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
Pentovas works if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Pentovas works by decreasing the level of TNF-α (Tumor necrosis factor) in alcoholic hepatitis. TNFα is a cell signaling protein (cytokine) involved in systemic inflammation and is increased in alcoholic liver disease (ALD), and alcoholic hepatitis (AH) in particular. Talk to your doctor regarding its use in hepatitis.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Pentovas with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Pentovas with Analgin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Analgin: Novalgin RC, Bral
Pentovas with Prulifloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Prulifloxacin: Percin, Prulif, Superquin
Pentovas with Theophylline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Theophylline: OD Phyllin, Onimar, Unicontin-E, Theobid, Theoday, Biryth, Klon T
Pentovas with Pefloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pefloxacin: Pelox, Perti
Pentovas with Balofloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Balofloxacin: B Cin, Bazostar
Pentovas with Terizidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Terizidone: Tericox
Pentovas with Lomefloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lomefloxacin: Lomitas, Okacin, Floxaday, Lomaday
Pentovas with Gatifloxacin
SERIOUS
Pentovas with Pazufloxazin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pazufloxazin: Pazubid
Pentovas with Moxifloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Moxifloxacin: Floxsafe, Unomox, Mofloren Unims, Staxom, Intramox
Pentovas with Norfloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Norfloxacin: Uroflox, Harflox, Nor U, Norga, Norflox LB, Norflox, Norspan, Norstar, Norbid, Nitdin, Nogit
Pentovas with Gemifloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gemifloxacin: Geminex, Gemexin, Gemif, Gemsharp, Gemibid, G Cin A, G Floren
Pentovas with Garenoxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Garenoxacin: Zinox
Pentovas with Phenindione
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Pentovas with Warfarin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf
Pentovas with Lafutidine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Lafutidine: Lafter, Lafudac, Lafty, Lafukem, Lafaxid, Laciloc, Lafumac, Swiftin
Pentovas with Famotidine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Famotidine: Femo, Fadine, Autidine, Fudone, Famtac, Fam H2, Famocer, Topcid, Faltidin, Polyfam
Pentovas with Roxatidine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Roxatidine: Rotane
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