Clavix 150mg Tablet
By INTAS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
Inclusive of all taxes
30 days return policyRead More
All the Products are packed and stored Safely
Clavix 150mg Tab tablets consist of Clopidogrel, a platelet inhibitor that prevents the formation of blood clots. The generic name of Clavix 150mg Tab is Clopidogrel.
Uses of Clavix 150mg Tab
Clavix 150mg Tab uses are to prevent blood clotting, heart attacks, chest pain and strokes in patients with heart diseases like recent heart attack (cardiac arrest), stroke or blood circulation disease.
Contraindications of Clavix 150mg Tab
- Allergic reaction to clopidogrel or its constituents
- Stomach ulcer
- Bleeding in brain
- Liver disease
Side effects of Clavix 150mg Tab
Clavix 150mg Tab side effects include bleeding of gums and nose, black or tarry stool, blood in cough and vomit, nausea, diarrhoea, acne-like rash, dizziness, headache, stomach pain, heart pain, flu-like syndrome and running nose.
Precautions and Warnings of Clavix 150mg Tab
Can I take Clavix 150mg Tab during pregnancy?
The safety of the consumption of Clavix 150mg Tab is not completely established during pregnancy. However, your doctor will consider both the risks and benefits of its use before prescribing of the same.
Can I take Clavix 150mg Tab while breastfeeding?
The consumption of this medicine is not safe while breastfeeding. Your doctor might prescribe it only if it is essential.
Can I drive if I have consumed Clavix 150mg Tab?
Clavix 150mg Tab do not affect your driving ability and can be consumed before driving.
Can I consume alcohol with Clavix 150mg Tab?
Alcohol overconsumption with Clavix 150mg Tab tablet increases the chances of stomach ulcer.
Other General Warnings
Talk to your doctor if
Clavix 150mg Tab interacts with many other drugs, so it is essential to inform your doctor regarding other prescription and non-prescription medicine you are taking. Inform your doctor if you had any history of stomach or small intestine bleeding, brain illness or any other severe bleeding. It is crucial to inform your doctor regarding any existing allergy to Clavix 150mg Tab or similar antiplatelet medicines.
Mode of Action of Clavix 150mg Tab
How Does It Work?
Clavix 150mg Tab inhibits the enzyme of platelet aggregation pathway that, in turn, blocks the platelets from sticking together, thus, further reducing the formation of blood clots.
Directions for Use of Clavix 150mg Tab
This medicine is available as a tablet for an oral intake. It is usually taken once a day with or without food. However, it is advisable to consume it as per your doctor's instructions.
Interactions of Clavix 150mg Tab
Interactions with other medicines
Clopidogrel interacts with several drugs like artemisinin, bupropion, cyclophosphamide efaviren, zifosfamideketamine, phenobarbital, phenytoinmethadonene, virapine, propofols, elegiline and sertraline.
Interactions with food items
Not much is known about Clavix 150mg Tab interaction with food so, unless advised by your doctor, you can continue your regular diet.
Other general Interactions
There is no specific information available for this medicinal product.
Storage and disposal of Clavix 150mg Tab
The tablet should be stored in a closely tight container at room temperature and out of reach of children. Dispose of the expired medicines such that pets, children or other people do not consume it,
Dosage of Clavix 150mg Tab
Clavix 150mg Tab overdose may result in fatal complications. Bleeding symptoms are prominent in the case of overdose. Immediate medical attention is strongly recommended in the case of overdose.
Missed a Dose
The missed dose should be taken as soon as it is recalled. Double doses should not be taken to compensate for the missed dose.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: What should I inform my doctor before using this medicine ?
A: Inform your doctor regarding other prescription and non-prescription medications, vitamins, nutritional supplements and herbal products you are consuming, especially if you are taking: anticoagulant, aspirin or any nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicines. Also, it is essential to inform your doctor regarding any existing medical conditions like bleeding ulcers in the linings of the stomach or small intestines or any other condition that causes severe bleeding.
Q: Does Clavix 150mg Tab affect your driving ability?
A: Administration of Clavix 150mg Tab does not affect the driving ability.
- MedlinePlus. Clopidogrel
- electronic Medicines Compendium (eMC). Package leaflet: Information for the user. Clopidogrel 75 mg film-coated tablets. Clopidogrel.
- National Center for Biotechnology Information. Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed) [Internet]. Clopidogrel.
- Dailymed. Clopidogrel – clopidogrel bisulfate tablet, film coated.
- WebMD. Clopidogrel.
- electronic Medicines Compendium (eMC). Plavix 75 mg tablets.
Last Updated on: 15 Aug 2020 | 03:41 PM (IST)
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
Please add item(s) to proceed
1 Lakh+ Products
We maintain strict quality controls on all our partner retailers, so that you always get standard quality products.
100% secure and trusted payment protection
We have a new and dynamic return window policy for medicines and healthcare items. Refer FAQs section for more details.
Our Payment Partners
© 2021 PharmEasy. All Rights Reserved