Effient Prasugrel Hydrochloride and/or alternatives

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Effient 5mg

Marketed as Efient in European Union Manufacturer: Daiichi Sankyo UK Ltd Source Country : United Kingdom
Shipped from : United Kingdom

Effient 10mg

Manufacturer: Eli Lilly Source Country : Turkey
Shipped from : Turkey

Effient 10mg

Marketed as Efient in European Union Manufacturer: Daiichi Sankyo UK Ltd Source Country : United Kingdom
Shipped from : United Kingdom

Prasugrel Hydrochloride 5mg

Generic Alternative to Effient 5mg
Manufacturer: Torrent Source Country : India
Shipped from : India

Prasugrel Hydrochloride 10mg

Generic Alternative to Effient 10mg
Manufacturer: Sun Pharma Source Country : India
Shipped from : India
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Description of Effient

Effient belongs to a category of drugs referred to as antiplatelets. The generic name of this drug is Prasugrel. You can buy Effient in form of oral tablets that are available in two strengths, Effient 5 mg and 10 mg.

The nonmedical ingredients present in this drug are: hypromellose, microcrystalline cellulose, mannitol, magnesium stearate, croscarmellose sodium, lactose, titanium dioxide, iron oxide yellow, triacetin and iron oxide red (present in 10 mg tablets only).

Indications & Dosage of Effient

Effient is used for preventing blood clotting in the blood vessels or heart. Preventing blood clotting in the blood vessels or heart reduces a patient’s risk of developing certain serious conditions such as a heart attack. Efficient is given along with aspirin.

The recommended loading dose is 60 mg, administered as one dose. The recommended daily dosage is 10 mg. You may take Effient with or without food.

Patients weighing 60 kgs or less are given a lower maintenance dose of 5 mg.

Side Effects & Interactions of Effient

Effient may cause certain serious side effects. Discuss the risks associated with this drug with your doctor before starting treatment.

Consult your healthcare provider if you experience any of the following serious side effects during treatment:/p>

  • Blood in the stools or urine, tarry or black-colored stools
  • Unusual bleeding
  • Yellowing of the eyes or skin
  • Confusion, vision problems, headache, problems with balance or speech
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea, chest pain, sweating, general ill feeling
  • Unexpected vaginal bleeding
  • Dark colored vomit

Other side effects of Effient may include:

  • Minor chest pain
  • Mild headache
  • Nausea
  • Back pain
  • Tired feeling
  • Cough
  • You should not use NSAIDs (example: flurbiprofen, ketorolac, piroxicam, diflunisal, indomethacin, naproxen, meloxicam, diclofenac, nabumetone, ibuprofen, and etodolac) during treatment unless otherwise recommended by your doctor.

    Some other drugs that may interact with Effient include the following:

    • Lepirudin
    • Cilostazol
    • Antithrombin
    • Bivalirudin
    • Eptifibatide

    Other drugs may also interact with Effient. Before you buy Effient online, tell your physician if you are taking any medicines. This includes all non-prescription drugs, prescription drugs, and herbal medicines.

    Warnings & Precautions of Effient

    You should not buy Effient if you are hypersensitive to any of its constituents. Stop using Effient and consult your healthcare provider if you experience a hypersensitive reaction (symptoms: facial flushing, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, hives, wheezing, skin rashes, trouble swallowing, or swelling of the throat, lips, or tongue) after taking the drug.

    Effient is contraindicated in patients who have an active bleeding disorder like bleeding in their brain because of a head injury or stomach ulcer. Patients who have/have had a stroke should also not use this drug.

    If you have/have certain conditions such as liver disease, stomach ulcer, or a blood clotting or bleeding disorder, your doctor may ask you to take certain tests to evaluate the safety of the drug.

    Effient is a pregnancy category B drug. It is expected to be safe during pregnancy. However, you should consult a doctor before using Effient if you are pregnant. Breastfeeding women should also take this drug only after their doctor approves its use.

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