Ticavic 90 Tablet

Ticavic 90 Tablet

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Introduction

Ticavic 90 Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called antiplatelets or blood thinners. It reduces the formation of harmful blood clots in blood vessels. This helps to prevent a heart attack or stroke in people with heart disease.

Ticavic 90 Tablet is also used to treat people with a recent heart attack or severe heart-related chest pain (unstable angina), who have undergone stenting of the heart. It helps to prevent serious heart-related problems like having another heart attack, stroke, or formation of blood clots in stents in such people.

Your doctor will also prescribe aspirin, another antiplatelet medicine, along with this medicine. Ticavic 90 Tablet may be taken with or without food and should be taken regularly at the same time each day. It is important to keep taking it even if you feel well. If you stop taking this medicine, it may increase your chances of having another heart attack or stroke.

The most common side effect seen with this medicine is bleeding. If you cut or injure yourself, it may take longer than usual for the bleeding to stop. Such episodes of bleeding are usually mild and resolve on their own. Some people may develop mild breathlessness after taking this medicine, however, this usually resolves on its own with continued treatment. Let your doctor know if bleeding persists or if the breathlessness worsens or does not go away.

Ticavic 90 Tablet is not suitable for some people. Do not take it if you are bleeding from anywhere in the body such as a stomach ulcer or bleeding within the brain, or if you have severe liver problems.

Uses of Ticavic Tablet

  • Prevention of heart attack and stroke

Benefits of Ticavic Tablet

In Prevention of heart attack and stroke

Ticavic 90 Tablet is an antiplatelet medicine or blood thinner. It prevents blood from clotting inside the 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 Ticavic 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 Ticavic

  • Bleeding
  • Breathlessness

How to use Ticavic 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. Ticavic 90 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Ticavic Tablet works

Ticavic 90 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.

Safety Advice

Alcohol

CAUTION
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Ticavic 90 Tablet. Please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Ticavic 90 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

Breastfeeding

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Ticavic 90 Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.

Driving

SAFE
Ticavic 90 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.

Kidney

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Ticavic 90 Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Ticavic 90 Tablet is recommended.
Limited information is available on the use of Ticavic 90 Tablet in renal dialysis patients.

Liver

CAUTION
Ticavic 90 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ticavic 90 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Ticavic 90 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you forget to take Ticavic Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Ticavic 90 Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.