Effient 5mg

(Prasugrel Hydrochloride)
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Effient 5mg

Marketed as Efient in United Kingdom

Effient 5mg
Effient 5mg

Effient 5mg

Marketed as Efient in United Kingdom

Prescription required. Manufactured by Daiichi Sankyo UK Ltd. Product of United Kingdom. Shipped from United Kingdom.
Generic equivalents for Effient

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Generic medications are significantly discounted copies of brand name medication that have the same active ingredients, intended use, dosage, side effects, effects, and route of administration as the original brand name medication. In other words, generic medications have the same pharmacological effects as their brand-name counterparts. Over half of all prescribed medications are for generic medications.

Prasugrel Hydrochloride 5mg
Prescription required. Manufactured by Torrent. Product of India. Shipped from India.

Effient Drug Information

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  • Effient Overview

    Prasugrel is used with aspirin by patients with heart disease (recent heart attack, unstable angina) who undergo a certain heart procedure (angioplasty). Effient 5mg helps to prevent other serious heart/blood vessel problems (such as heart attacks, strokes, blood clots in stents). It works by blocking platelets from sticking together and prevents them from forming harmful blood clots. This "anti-platelet" effect helps to keep blood flowing smoothly in your body.

  • Effient Warnings

    Prasugrel can rarely cause very serious (possibly fatal) bleeding. Tell your doctor right away if you notice any signs of serious bleeding. See also Side Effects and Precautions sections.

  • How to Use Effient

    Read the Medication Guide and, if available, the Patient Information Leaflet provided by your pharmacist before you start taking prasugrel and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist. Take Effient 5mg by mouth with or without food as directed by your doctor, usually once a day. Your doctor may direct you to take Effient 5mg with low-dose aspirin (usually at dosages of 81-325 milligrams a day). Follow your doctor's instructions carefully. The manufacturer directs not to split the tablet before taking it. However, many similar drugs (immediate-release tablets) can be split. Follow your doctor's directions on how to take Effient 5mg. It is very important to take prasugrel exactly as directed. Do not increase your dose or take Effient 5mg more often than prescribed. Your condition will not improve any faster, and your risk of side effects will increase. Also, do not stop using Effient 5mg unless directed by your doctor. The Dosage of Effient 5mg is based on your medical condition, weight, and response to treatment. Use Effient 5mg regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same time each day.

  • Effient Precautions

    Before taking prasugrel, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to similar antiplatelet drugs (thienopyridines such as clopidogrel); or if you have any other allergies. Effient 5mg may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details. Before using Effient 5mg, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history,blood disorders (such as hemophilia), bleeding problems (such as bleeding of the stomach/intestines, bleeding in the brain), blood clots in the brain (stroke, transient ischemic attack-TIA), recent major injury/surgery, liver disease, stomach/intestinal ulcers. Before having surgery or any medical/dental procedures (including heart bypass surgery-CABG), tell your doctor or dentist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products). To lower the chance of getting cut, bruised, or injured, use caution with sharp objects like razors and nail cutters, and avoid activities such as contact sports. This medicine may cause stomach bleeding. Daily use of alcohol while using this medicine will increase your risk for stomach bleeding. Limit alcoholic beverages. Ask your doctor or pharmacist about how much alcohol you may safely drink. Older adults (75 years or older) may be more sensitive to the side effects of Effient 5mg, especially bleeding. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. During pregnancy, Effient 5mg should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. It is unknown if Effient 5mg passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

  • Effient Misdose

    If you miss a dose of Effient 5mg, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose. Take your next dose at the regular time. Do not double the dose to catch up.

  • Effient Interactions

    Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects. This document does not contain all possible drug interactions. Keep a list of all the products you use (including prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicines without your doctor's approval.tipranavir. Effient 5mg is sometimes used together with other drugs that have "blood thinning" or anti-platelet effects, such as aspirin or heparin. When these combinations are prescribed by your doctor, you will require closer monitoring to minimize your risk of bleeding. Keep all medical and laboratory appointments. Check all prescription and nonprescription medicine labels carefully since many medications contain pain relievers/fever reducers (aspirin, NSAIDs such as ibuprofen, naproxen) that may increase your risk for bleeding if taken together with Effient 5mg. However, if your doctor has directed you to take low-dose aspirin to prevent heart attack or stroke (usually at dosages of 81-325 milligrams a day), you should continue taking it unless your doctor instructs you otherwise. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more details.

  • Effient Side Effects

    What are Effient side effects?

    Side effects are physical, mental or emotional symptoms which occur in addition to or outside of the desired effect of a therapeutic treatment such as an over-the-counter or prescribed drug or medication. Side effects from Effient may occur at the beginning or at the end of treatment and may also depend on the length of time an individual remains on the treatment. Side effects, also known as adverse effects, are generally more likely to occur when starting treatment. Individuals may also experience side effects from Effient as a result of an interaction with other medications.

    Side Effects of Effient

    The side effects of Effient may vary in number and intensity for many different reasons. Factors such as age, weight, gender and ethnicity may influence the side effects of Effient. Also, an individual’s state of general physical health and seriousness of the disease or illness as well as an increase or decrease in dosage may lead to side effects. Further, side effects from Effient may also occur as a result of an interaction with certain herbal supplements, foods or drinks.

    Prescription drug side effects can be serious and may cause patients to stop the treatment. However, when side effects from the use of a prescription drug, such as Effient, do occur a patient should consult their physician. A physician may prescribe an additional treatment in order to control the symptoms or an adjustment in the dosage may be made. In addition, changes to diet, exercise or other lifestyle activities may help to lessen the side effects of Effient.

    By understanding side effects and the factors which may influence the occurrence of side effects patients are empowered to take an active role in their care. Patients who have specific questions about the side effects of Effient, or any other medication, should contact their physician. General information about Effient and the side effects associated with Effient are described in the following:

    Common Effient Side Effects

    Severe

    • epistaxis
    • hypertension

    Less Severe

    • bruising
    • hyperlipidemia
    • headache disorder

    Less Frequent Effient Side Effects

    Severe

    • anemia
    • atrial fibrillation
    • gastrointestinal hemorrhage
    • hemorrhage
    • dyspnea

    Less Severe

    • peripheral edema
    • fatigue
    • diarrhea
    • skin rash
    • bradycardia
    • hypotension
    • non-cardiac chest pain
    • nausea
    • back pain
    • dizziness
    • cough
    • pain in extremities

    Rare or Very Rare Effient Side Effects

    Severe

    • anaphylaxis
    • thrombocytopenic disorder
    • pericardial effusion
    • angioedema
    • retinal hemorrhage
    • intracranial bleeding
    • thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
    • abnormal hepatic function tests
    • leukopenia
    • hypersensitivity drug reaction
    • retroperitoneal hemorrhage

    Less Severe

    • hematoma
    • fever
  • Effient Storage

    Store at room temperature away from light and moisture. Store the medication in the original bottle with the desiccant to protect against moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medications away from children and pets. Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard Effient 5mg when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company.

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