Mostly, Dabirock 150mg Capsule is suggested to be taken twice daily at the same time each day. The two doses should be taken at a gap of about 12 hours. If you miss a dose of Dabirock 150mg Capsule then take it as soon as possible up to 6 hours prior to the next scheduled dose. However, skip the missed dose if your next dose is less than 6 hours away. Never take two doses of Dabirock 150mg Capsule at the same time.
Q. Can I drink alcohol with Dabirock 150mg Capsule?
Taking alcohol while taking Dabirock 150mg Capsule can increase the effect of this medicine, thereby increasing the chance of bleeding. Regular intake of alcohol can lead to a gastric ulcer which might again cause bleeding. So, it is better to avoid alcohol while you are taking this medicine. Do consult your doctor if any such episode of bleeding occurs.
Q. Can Dabirock 150mg Capsule cause hair loss?
As compared to other blood-thinning medications, Dabirock 150mg Capsule does not usually cause hair loss. However, there do exist some rare reports of hair loss associated with Dabirock 150mg Capsule. Consult your doctor if you face hair loss while taking Dabirock 150mg Capsule to rule out any other causes of hair loss.
Q. When will I feel better after taking Dabirock 150mg Capsule?
Dabirock 150mg Capsule 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 Dabirock 150mg Capsule. However, keep taking this medicine as prescribed by your doctor because you will still be getting its full benefits.
Q. Does Dabirock 150mg Capsule affect the liver?
Unlike other anticoagulants, Dabirock 150mg Capsule usually does not affect the functioning of the liver. But long-term use of Dabirock 150mg Capsule may increase the chances of mild liver injury in patients with elevated liver enzymes. However, the overall chances of developing any such problem are lower than other anticoagulants. It is advised that you inform your doctor if you have a history of liver disease before starting this medicine.
Q. How should I store Dabirock 150mg Capsule?
Dabirock 150mg Capsule should be stored at room temperature between 59°F to 86°F (15°C to 30°C). Store the medicine at a dry place and protect the capsules from moisture. Close the bottle tightly after use and keep it out of the reach of children. Once the bottle is opened, it should be used within 4 months. If unused within 4 months, please discard them safely.
Q. Can the use of Dabirock 150mg Capsule increase the risk of bleeding?
Yes, Dabirock 150mg Capsule 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. Who should not take Dabirock 150mg Capsule?
People experiencing any unusual bleeding or people allergic to Dabirock 150mg Capsule should not take it. Dabirock 150mg Capsule should also be avoided by people with artificial (prosthetic) heart valves. Therefore, inform your doctor if you have ever had or plan to have a valve in your heart replaced. The use of this medicine is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 20th Apr 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.