Cilodoc Tablet is used for the treatment of cramp-like pain in the legs due to decreased blood supply (intermittent claudication). It contains cilostazol as its active medicine. Do not take this medicine if you are having a history of allergy, any heart problems like chest pain or abnormal heart rhythm, bleeding problems, kidney or liver problems and in pregnancy or breastfeeding. Do not take this medicine with any other medicines which increases the chances of bleeding. Take immediate medical attention if you feel chest pain that radiates to the shoulder or back. It should not be used in children....
Q: Can I take Cilodoc Tablet with other blood pressure lowering medicines?
A: This combination may decrease the blood pressure too low and produce symptoms like chest pain, abnormal fast heartbeats and sometimes heart attack or stroke. So, always tell your doctor beforehand if you are using any other blood pressure lowering medicines.
Q: How Cilodoc Tablet works?
A: Cilodoc Tablet inhibits the enzyme phosphodiesterase type 3 in the body. Thus, improves the blood flow and circulation in the legs. So, patients can walk more distance without pain. It is useful in patients with intermittent claudication.
Q: Can I smoke if I am taking Cilodoc Tablet?
A: No, Smoking decreases the effectiveness of Cilodoc Tablet. Even smoking worsens the symptoms related to intermittent claudication, so avoid smoking during therapy.