Plavix 75mg Tablet is an anticlotting medicine (blood thinners). It is one of the primarily prescribed medications that prevent clot formation. Tablet helps in reducing the risk of various heart problems such as angina pectoris (chest discomfort/pain caused due to insufficient oxygen supply to the heart muscle), heart attack (blockage of heart muscles due to the formation of plaques), and stroke (decreased blood flow to your brain), etc.
Plavix 75 MG Tablet prevents blood clotting and promotes a smooth flow of blood.
Tablet may cause some side effects such as headache, dizziness, tiredness, taste change and stomach discomfort. Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to it. If you feel dizzy or tired, avoid driving vehicles or operating machines.
Plavix 75 MG Tablet can be taken with or without food. For the ease of remembering, take this medicine around the same time every day. Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor tells you.
Plavix 75 MG Tablet may possibly interact with other medicines. Inform your doctor about any other health issues you have or if you are undergoing any medical treatment before taking this medicine. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy, or are breastfeeding. Plavix 75 MG Tablet is not recommended for use in children and adolescents below 18 years of age.
USES OF PLAVIX TABLET
- Prevention of heart attack and stroke
BENEFITS OF PLAVIX TABLET
In Prevention of heart attack and stroke
Plavix Tablet is an antiplatelet medicine, or blood thinner. It works by preventing cells called platelets from sticking together and helps to prevent your blood from clotting inside veins and arteries. This helps the blood flow freely around your body thereby preventing a heart attack or stroke (or deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism). Take this medicine regularly and make appropriate lifestyle changes to achieve maximum benefits. It is often prescribed along with a low dose of aspirin which also helps to prevent blood from clotting.
SIDE EFFECTS OF PLAVIX TABLET
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Plavix
HOW TO USE PLAVIX TABLET
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Plavix Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
HOW PLAVIX TABLET WORKS
Plavix Tablet is an antiplatelet medication. It works by preventing platelets from sticking together, thereby decreasing the formation of harmful blood clots. This lowers the chance of heart attack or stroke.