Plavix contains clopidogrel and belongs to a group of medicines called Anticoagulating which reduces the chances of blood clots forming.
It can be taken in combination with other antiplatelets for better action.
It isn’t recommended in patients with bleeding disorders.
Prevent heart attacks and strokes.
Secondary prevention of atherothrombotic events.
Recent myocardial infarction, recent stroke, or established peripheral
Points of interest:
Avoid drinking grapefruit juice as it may decrease the efficacy of
Watch out for signs of bleeding (gum, GI, nose) and tell your doctor
if you experience any.
How to use:
Do not take Plavix
f you are allergic (hypersensitive) to clopidogrel or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
If you have a medical condition that is currently causing bleeding such as a stomach ulcer or bleeding within the brain.
If you suffer from severe liver disease.
Do not take Plavix with other medicines that may increase your risk of bleeding.
Keep at room temperature.