Tikleen 250mg Tablet

Ipca Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Tikleen 250mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Heart attack, Unstable angina
10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Tikleen Tablet


Uses of Tikleen Tablet

Tikleen 250mg Tablet 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.

Side effects of Tikleen Tablet


Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Decreased white blood cell count.


How to use Tikleen 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. Tikleen 250mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Tikleen Tablet works

Tikleen 250mg 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 Tikleen Tablet

Expert advice for Tikleen Tablet

  • Good medication for preventing blood clots.
  • For best results, take Tikleen at the same time every day.
  • Tikleen 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 Tikleen temporarily.
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Tikleen Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Tikleen Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Tikleen 250mg 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.
Tikleen 250mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Tikleen 250mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Tikleen
250mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Tikleen 250mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tikleen 250mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Regular monitoring of liver function test is advisable while you are taking this medicine.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Lomorin NX 60mg Injection, Heplock 10IU Injection, Spentoin 100mg Capsule, Spentoin Injection

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Ticlopidine, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Tikleen Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Ticlopidine

Tikleen is a platelet aggregation inhibitor. Tikleen induces a dose dependent reduction in platelet aggregation by reducing platelet-fibrinogen binding and the platelet-platelet interactions thereby increasing the bleeding time. It thus works by preventing platelets from collecting and forming clots
No, Tikleen is not an anticoagulant. It is an antiplatelet agent
Yes, Tikleen is a prodrug that gets metabolized to its active form
Tikleen is metabolized extensively by the liver
Tikleen is used to prevent to reduce the risk of thrombotic stroke (fatal or nonfatal) in patients who have experienced stroke mainly in patients who are intolerant or allergic to aspirin therapy or who have failed aspirin therapy. Tikleen may also be used as adjunctive therapy with aspirin in patients with coronary stent implantations.

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