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Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's

Manufacturer

Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Pack Of

10 CAPSULES

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's

Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's belongs to a class of drugs known as anticoagulants or blood thinner. Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's is primarily used to prevent and treat the risk of stroke, heart attack in patients with atrial fibrillation (irregular heart rhythm) reducing blood clot formation. Besides this, it is also used to prevent deep vein thrombosis (blood clots in leg veins), and pulmonary embolism (blood clots in the lung), and reduces the risk of getting clots in people who have undergone knee or hip replacement surgeries. A blood clot can occur in any part of the body that can lead to a heart attack, stroke, and damage to organs (even coma or death). Blood clots can reach your arteries or veins in the organs like the brain, kidney, heart, lungs, and limbs.

Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's contains ‘Dabigatran’ works by inhibiting the production of clotting factors Xa called thrombin. This prevents the conversion of fibrinogen (soluble protein) to fibrin (insoluble protein), thereby preventing blood clots formation. It makes your blood flow easy through your veins making it less likely to form a serious blood clot. So, an intake of Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's helps prevent blood clots if you have an increased risk of having a heart attack, stroke.

Take Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's as prescribed by your doctor. You are advised to take Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your medical conditions. You may experience bleeding, anemia (low number of red blood cells), and nausea, stomach pain, indigestion. Most of these side effects of Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.

If you are known to be allergic to Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's or any other medicines, please tell your doctor. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, it is advised to consult a doctor before using Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's. If you have a stomach ulcer, kidney or liver problems, high blood pressure, or bleeding problems, inform your doctor before taking Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's. Try not to stop taking this medicine of your own. Stopping a sudden intake of Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's may worsen your condition and increase your risk of cardiovascular death, heart attack, and stroke.

Uses of Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's

Prevention of stroke, Prevention of heart attack

Directions for Use

Take Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's orally and swallow with water. Take Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's with or without food. Take Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's exactly as your doctor has prescribed it. Try to take Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's at the same time each day. Tell your doctor if you have difficulties in swallowing a Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's

  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Bleeding
  • Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

If you are known to be allergic to Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's or any other medicines, please tell your doctor. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, it is advised to consult a doctor before using Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's. Safety and effectiveness of Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's have not been established, so its use should be avoided in pediatric patients or children less than 18 years of age. If you have a stomach ulcer, kidney or liver problems, high blood pressure, or bleeding problems, inform your doctor before taking Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's. Try not to stop taking Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's of your own. Stopping a sudden intake of Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's may worsen your condition and increase your risk of cardiovascular death, heart attack, and stroke. Hence, you should consult a doctor before stopping the dose of Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's. You should inform the doctor that you are taking Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's before any surgery is scheduled. Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's can cause a serious blood clot around your spinal cord if you undergo a spinal tap or receive spinal anesthesia (epidural). Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's as it may increase the risk of stomach bleeding.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    You are recommended to avoid consumption of alcohol with Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's as it may increase the risk of bleeding.

  • Pregnancy

    Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's is unsafe to use during pregnancy since it affects the foetus. Please consult your doctor if you are planning to become pregnant or already pregnant before starting Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's.

  • Breast Feeding

    There is limited data on how Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's affects breastfeeding. However, it is unsafe to use Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's if you are lactating, since it passes through the breast milk and harm the baby. Please consult your doctor before starting Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's.

  • Driving

    Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's usually does not affect your ability to drive or operate machinery.

  • Liver

    Let your doctor know if you have any history of liver diseases or hepatic impairment. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and potential risks before prescribing Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's. However, it is not recommended in patients with severe liver diseases.

  • Kidney

    Let your doctor know if you have any history of kidney diseases. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and potential risks before prescribing Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's. However, it is not recommended in patients with severe kidney diseases.

Other Information (AFO0014)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

No, you are not recommended to stop taking Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's without consulting your doctor to worsen the condition. Therefore, take Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it.

Please consult your doctor if Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's needs to be discontinued before undergoing surgery. The doctor might ask you to stop taking Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's a few days before surgery since it can cause an increased risk of bleeding during surgery. It also causes a serious blood clot around your spinal cord if you undergo a spinal tap or receive spinal anesthesia (epidural). This type of blood clot could cause long-term paralysis.

Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's is generally safe to take for a long time. It works best if you take it for many months or even years. It is advisable, please consult your doctor and take Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it.

Taking Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's during pregnancy may cause bleeding in the mother or the newborn baby. However, please consult your doctor if you are planning to become pregnant or already pregnant before starting Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's.

Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's consists of Dabigatran is a blood-thinning agent and can increase the risk of bleeding. It is advised to be cautious during your daily activities like shaving, cutting fingernails, or using sharp objects. Also, please consult your doctor beforehand if you undergo any surgery.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Off. Ashram Road, Ahmedabad - 380 009., Gujarat, India

Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's

Afogatran 110 Capsule 10's

MRP: 301.65

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