Ridhima Biocare

Composition for Pletameg Products

Pletameg Products are primarily used for

Intermittent claudication

About Pletameg Products

Uses of Pletameg 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.

Pletameg Products side effects


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

How Pletameg 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 Pletameg Products

Frequently asked questions about Pletameg Products

Frequently asked questions about Cilostazol

Q. Can the use of Pletameg 50mg Tablet increase the risk of bleeding?
Yes, Pletameg 50mg 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 Pletameg 50mg Tablet?
Pletameg 50mg 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 Pletameg 50mg 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 Pletameg 50mg Tablet?
You should continue to take Pletameg 50mg 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 Pletameg 50mg 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 Pletameg 50mg 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 Pletameg 50mg Tablet be stopped before surgery?
Yes, if a patient is scheduled to undergo surgery, then Pletameg 50mg Tablet should be stopped 5 days before the surgery. The reason being, Pletameg 50mg Tablet increases the risk of bleeding and may lead to excessive bleeding during surgery.
Q. Why is Pletameg 50mg Tablet considered harmful for heart failure patients?
Pletameg 50mg 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 Pletameg 50mg Tablet raise blood pressure or decrease blood pressure?
Since Pletameg 50mg Tablet widens blood vessels, it generally decreases blood pressure. Therefore, if you are taking medicines that lower blood pressure, you should be careful. Taking Pletameg 50mg 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. Pletameg 50mg Tablet has also been reported to increase blood pressure and the reason for which is not known.

Products for Pletameg

Pletameg 50mg Tablet
strip of 10 tablets
Ridhima Biocare
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Pletameg 100mg Tablet
strip of 10 tablets
Ridhima Biocare
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