4Care Lifescience Pvt Ltd

Composition for Cilesta Products

Cilesta Products are primarily used for

Intermittent claudication

About Cilesta Products

Uses of Cilesta Products

Cilostazol is used in the treatment of intermittent claudication. It helps in reducing the symptoms of intermittent claudication like pain, cramping, numbness, or weakness in the legs that occurs on walking.

Cilesta Products side effects


Side Effects of Cilesta are Headache, Palpitations, Abnormal stool, Diarrhea, Chest pain, Edema (swelling).

How Cilesta Products work

Cilostazol widens the blood vessels and decreases the stickiness of the platelets, thereby increasing the blood flow to the lower limbs.

Patient Concerns about Cilesta Products

Frequently asked questions about Cilesta Products

Frequently asked questions about Cilostazol

Q. Can the use of Cilesta 100mg Tablet increase the risk of bleeding?
Yes, Cilesta 100mg Tablet increases the risk of bleeding. Always be careful while doing activities that may cause an injury or bleeding. Tell your doctor immediately if you notice any abnormal bruising or bleeding.
Q. When will I feel better after taking Cilesta 100mg Tablet?
Cilesta 100mg Tablet reduces your risk of developing blood clots in the blood vessels of your leg, lungs, heart, and brain. You may not feel any difference after taking Cilesta 100mg Tablet. However, keep taking this medicine as prescribed by your doctor because you will still be getting its full benefits.
Q. For how long should I take Cilesta 100mg Tablet?
You should continue to take Cilesta 100mg Tablet for as long as your doctor recommends. Your doctor will assess your progress after 3 months of treatment and may recommend you to discontinue Cilesta 100mg Tablet if it is not working for you. This medicine helps to control your condition but does not cure it. It is important to keep taking your medicine even if you feel well.
Q. After how many days of taking Cilesta 100mg Tablet will I start feeling better?
The improvement is not seen immediately. Your symptoms may start improving after 2-4 weeks of starting the treatment. However, it may take about 12 weeks to notice the full benefits of the medicines.
Q. Should Cilesta 100mg Tablet be stopped before surgery?
Yes, if a patient is scheduled to undergo surgery, then Cilesta 100mg Tablet should be stopped 5 days before the surgery. The reason being, Cilesta 100mg Tablet increases the risk of bleeding and may lead to excessive bleeding during surgery.
Q. Why is Cilesta 100mg Tablet considered harmful for heart failure patients?
Cilesta 100mg Tablet should not be given to heart failure patients of any severity because it may worsen heart failure further. Medicines having a similar effects (phosphodiesterase inhibitor III) have decreased the lifespan of the patients, and therefore, it is an absolute no for heart failure patients.
Q. Does Cilesta 100mg Tablet raise blood pressure or decrease blood pressure?
Since Cilesta 100mg Tablet widens blood vessels, it generally decreases blood pressure. Therefore, if you are taking medicines that lower blood pressure, you should be careful. Taking Cilesta 100mg Tablet with other blood pressure-lowering medicines may decrease your blood pressure to very low levels. Track your blood pressure regularly, and consult your doctor if dose adjustment is required. Cilesta 100mg Tablet has also been reported to increase blood pressure and the reason for which is not known.

Products for Cilesta

Cilesta 100mg Tablet
strip of 10 tablets
4Care Lifescience Pvt Ltd
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strip of 10 tablets
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