Perital 400mg Tablet

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Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Perital 400mg Tablet 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). It works by increasing the blood flow to the arms and legs.

Perital 400mg Tablet reduces cramping in the legs that occur on walking in such patients. It also has beneficial effects in alcohol-related liver damage. This medicine should be taken regularly as advised by the doctor. You should take it with food and at a fixed time. You should never stop it abruptly without consulting the doctor. This medicine is only one part of a treatment program which should also include a healthy diet, regular exercise, and smoking cessation.

It may cause side effects like nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, headache, flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck, and trunk), and weakness. This medicine may not be suitable for some people. You must inform the doctor if you are suffering from any liver or kidney disease. Also, let your doctor know about all the other medications that you are using regularly. This medicine is not usually recommended during pregnancy or breastfeeding, so always consult your doctor before taking it.

Uses of Perital Tablet


Side effects of Perital Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Perital

  • Bloating
  • Diarrhea
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Headache
  • Heartburn
  • Lightheadedness
  • Nausea
  • Stomach discomfort
  • Vomiting
  • Weakness

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

How Perital Tablet works

Perital 400mg Tablet is a peripheral vasodilator. It works by decreasing the thickness (viscosity) of blood, allowing it to pass more easily through the blood vessels. This effect is beneficial in peripheral vascular disease, where the blood vessels in the arms and legs are narrowed.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Perital 400mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Perital 400mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Perital 400mg Tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Perital 400mg Tablet may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CAUTION
Perital 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Perital 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Perital 400mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Perital Tablet?

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

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Quick Tips

  • Take it as per dose and duration suggested by your doctor.
  • Take it with or without food. 
  • Do not drive or perform activities that require mental focus until you know how Perital 400mg Tablet affects you.
  • Your doctor may get regular blood tests done to monitor liver function while taking this medicine. 
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Methylxanthine Derivative
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
CARDIAC

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Perital with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

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What is medicine for claudication
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatry
Please consult a vascular surgeon
Having diabetes ,hypertension amd joint pain since past 5-6 yr by medication diabetes and hyoertension are controlled but peripheral neuropathy of both lower limb also associated with peripheral vascular disease of lower limbs best treatmrnt where and from which departnent??
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Physician
A person can control his or her sugar levels by regular exercise and walk or regular aerobic exercises at least 30 to 45 minutes per day.MEDICAL NUTRITIONAL THERAPY THAT IS TO MAINTAIN CALORIES INTAKE AS PER BMI .TAKE HELP OF DIABETIC EDUCATOR. VISIT YOU DOCTOR AND FOLLOW ALL WHAT DOCTOR SUGGESTED. ALWAYS IN TIME ALL ROUTINE INVESTIGATIONS SHOULD BE DONE.you SHOULD not treat it as disease but start of a healthy life.Uncontrolled sugar levels for long time leads to lower limb weakness which is neuropathy and which is followed by foot ulcers and other complications.online prescription is not allowed without seeing pt.so contact doctor nearby for any change or dose adjustment or visit my clinic at gurgaon sector 52 RdCity snergy multi speciality clinic near SRS MARKET
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FAQs

Q. What is Perital 400mg Tablet used for?

Perital 400mg Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators. It works by increasing the blood flow to the arms and legs. Perital 400mg Tablet 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).

Q. Is Perital 400mg Tablet safe?

Perital 400mg Tablet is safe if prescribed at the dose and duration as advised by your doctor

Q. Is Perital 400mg Tablet available over the counter?

Perital 400mg Tablet is a prescription drug and is available when advised by the doctor.

Q. Is Perital 400mg Tablet a narcotic substance?

Perital 400mg Tablet is not a narcotic substance. Perital 400mg Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.

Q. Is Perital 400mg Tablet an antibiotic?

Perital 400mg Tablet is not an antibiotic. Perital 400mg Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.

Q. Is Perital 400mg Tablet a blood thinner?

Perital 400mg Tablet is not a blood thinner. Perital 400mg Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.

Q. Is Perital 400mg Tablet an anticoagulant?

Perital 400mg Tablet is not an anticoagulant. Perital 400mg Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.

Q. Is Perital 400mg Tablet a steroid?

Perital 400mg Tablet is not a steroid. Perital 400mg Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.

Q. Does Perital 400mg Tablet cause weight gain?

Perital 400mg Tablet does not cause weight gain. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain after taking Perital 400mg Tablet as it may require further investigation and management.

Q. Does Perital 400mg Tablet cause weight loss?

Perital 400mg Tablet does not cause weight loss. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight loss after taking Perital 400mg Tablet as it may require further investigation and management.

Q. Does Perital 400mg Tablet work for Peyronie's disease?

Perital 400mg Tablet has been found to be effective in treatment of Peyronie's disease. Do not take Perital 400mg Tablet 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.

Q. Does Perital 400mg Tablet work?

Perital 400mg Tablet works if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

Q. How does Perital 400mg Tablet work in alcoholic hepatitis?

Perital 400mg Tablet 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.

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Country of Origin: India

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