Prax 75mg Kit

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Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Prax 75mg Kit

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Primarily used for

Heart attack, Unstable angina
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Medicine Overview of Prax Kit

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Uses of Prax Kit

Prax 75mg Kit is used in the treatment of heart attack and unstable angina.
It decreases the chances of having another heart attack, stroke or death from a disease related to your heart or blood vessels.
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Side effects of Prax Kit

Common

Bleeding.

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How to use Prax Kit

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label before use. Prax 75mg Kit may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Prax Kit works

Prax 75mg kit 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 Prax Kit

Expert advice for Prax Kit

  • Good medication for preventing blood clots.
  • For best results, take Prax at the same time every day.
  • Prax 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.
  • If you are going to have a surgery or dental treatment, you may be asked to stop taking Prax temporarily.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Prax 75mg Kit
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Prax 75mg Kit 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.
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Lactation
Prax 75mg Kit is probably safe to use during lactation. Lim
ited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Prax 75mg Kit does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Prax 75mg Kit is probably safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Prax 75mg Kit may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Prax 75mg Kit should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Prax 75mg Kit may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available on the use of Prax 75mg Kit in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Lomorin NX 60mg Injection, Heplock 10IU Injection, Chophos 1000mg Injection, Chophos 200mg Injection

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Prasugrel, 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.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Prax 75mg Kit

Frequently asked questions for Prasugrel

Prax 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)
No, it belongs to a class of medications called anti-platelet drugs
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
Prax doesn't affect INR but may increase the risk of bleeding in patients with elevated INR
Q. What is it used for?
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).
Yes, Prax is generic name and Effient is brand name
Yes, it is a prodrug
Yes, it is a blood thinner
It is contraindicated because of increased risk of bleeding
Prax is belongs to a class of medications called anti-platelet medications
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Substitutes for Prax

No substitutes found for this medicine
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