Pidogrel

Product Search

Pidogrel Product Information Leaflets
Brand Name:
Pidogrel
Generic Name:
Clopidogrel

DESCRIPTION:

Pidogrel-AP is a fixed-dose combination containing clopidogrel and aspirin.

COMPOSITION:

Pidogrel-AP 75: each tablet contains Clopidogrel (as Clopidogrel Bisulphate U.S.P.) 75 mg and Aspirin U.S.P. 75 mg. Pidogrel-AP 150: each tablet contains Clopidogrel (as Clopidogrel Bisulphate U.S.P.) 75 mg and Aspirin U.S.P. 150 mg.

INDICATIONS:

Pidogrel-AP is indicated for the prevention of ischemic events, myocardial infarction, stroke and cardiovascular death in patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS).

DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION:

The recommended dose is one tablet once daily depending on the strength of aspirin required.

CONTRAINDICATIONS:

Hypersensitivity to clopidogrel, Hypersensitivity to aspirin and or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents, recent history of gastrointestinal bleeding, Active pathological bleeding such as peptic ulcer or intracranial hemorrhage, or bleeding disorders like hemophilia.

PRESENTATION:

Pidogrel-AP 75, Pidogrel-AP 150: Alu-Alu blister pack of 10 tablets each.

Patients should consult with their physician before taking any medicine.