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Ticlopidine

Ticlopidine Information

Ticlopidine Benefits & Uses

Ticlopidine is used to treat the following -

Ticlopidine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Ticlopidine

Ticlopidine

Ticlopidine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Ticlopidine is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
  4. Weakness
  5. Headache Mild
  6. Stomach ache Mild
  7. Urticaria

Ticlopidine Related Warnings

Is the use of Ticlopidine safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Ticlopidine. It is best to stop taking Ticlopidine immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Ticlopidine safe during breastfeeding?

Side effects of Ticlopidine for breastfeeding are little to none, so you can take it without doctor's advice.

Mild

What is the effect of Ticlopidine on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Ticlopidine on kidney have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Ticlopidine on the Liver?

Use of Ticlopidine may be dangerous for the liver. Do not use it without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Ticlopidine on the Heart?

Ticlopidine is rarely harmful for the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Ticlopidine with Other Drugs

Ticlopidine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Ticlopidine Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Ticlopidine unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Bleeding
  3. Aplastic Anemia
  4. Trauma
  5. Peptic Ulcer
  6. Infections

Frequently asked Questions about Ticlopidine

Is this Ticlopidine habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Ticlopidine has not been reported.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Ticlopidine since it will not make you feel sleepy.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Ticlopidine only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Ticlopidine is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

No

Ticlopidine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Ticlopidine

Taking Ticlopidine with food is safe.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Ticlopidine

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Ticlopidine and alcohol. No research has been done on this yet.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Ticlopidine Hydrochloride
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 630
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 56-57