Brand Name: SB-Clopido 75
Generic Name: Clopidogrel Bisulpahte
Composition: Each film coated tablet contains Clopidogrel Bisulphate USP equivalent to Clopidogrel 75 mg.
INDICATIONS: SB-Clopido is indicated for the reduction of atherosclerotic events (myocardial infarction, ischaemic stroke, and vascular death) in patients with atherosclerosis documented by recent stroke, recent myocardial infarction or established peripheral arterial disease.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
The recommended dose of SB-Clopido is 75 mg once daily with or without food. No dosage adjustment is necessary for elderly patients or patients with renal disease.
Use in children
Safety and effectiveness of Clopidogrel in pediatric population have not been established.
Generally Clopidogrel is well tolerated. However, a few common side effects i.e. Influenza-like symptoms, headache, upper respiratory tract infection, dizziness, muscle and back pain and rash may occur.
The use of Clopidogrel is contraindicated in the following conditions:
- Hypersensitivity to the drug substance or any component of the product.
- Peptic ulcer and intracranial hemorrhage.
Pregnancy Category B
Although there are no adequate and well-controlled studies of Clopidogrel in pregnant women. However, Clopidogrel should be used during pregnancy only if clearly needed.
Nursing Mother: Clopidogrel is not recommended for use while breast-feeding. It is not known for sure whether Clopidogrel is excreted in breast milk, although it is suspected that it is.
Pack Size: 30’s (10×3)