CILOBID 50MG TABLET
CILOBID 50MG TABLET contains vasodilator (blood vessel widening) medication, Cilostazole, which is primarily used to treat pain in the legs due to insufficient blood flow (intermittent claudication). It also reduces cramping, numbness, or weakness in the legs on walking in such patients. Intermittent claudication is a peripheral vascular disease in which you have cramp-like pain in your legs when you walk and is caused by an insufficient blood supply in your legs.
CILOBID 50MG TABLET works by widening the blood vessel and reducing the blood clotting time, thereby decreasing stickiness in blood vessels. Hence, increasing the blood supply to the limbs. It can also increase the distance you can walk without pain since it improves your legs blood circulation. It is recommended in patients whose pain has not improved even after lifestyle changes like quitting smoking and doing regular exercise.
CILOBID 50MG TABLET should be taken regularly in dose and duration as advised by the doctor. It would be best to take it on an empty stomach and at a fixed time every day. Your doctor will advise you on the exact dosage and how often you have to take CILOBID 50MG TABLET based on your medical condition. You may experience headaches, ankle swelling, diarrhea, abnormal stools, vomiting, and nausea in some cases. Most of these side effects of CILOBID 50MG TABLET do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.
CILOBID 50MG TABLET should not be stopped abruptly without consulting the doctor as it may lead to unpleasant side-effects. Also, it is not suitable for some people. Inform your doctor before starting CILOBID 50MG TABLET if you have any kidney or liver disease or plan to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. Also, lifestyle changes should be continued with CILOBID 50MG TABLET for best results. Do not take CILOBID 50MG TABLET if you ever had heart failure, chest pain, heart disease, and blood pressure.
Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight
Like other medicines, CILOBID 50MG TABLET to have some side effects. However, these side effects are temporary and resolve after some time. The most common side effects of CILOBID 50MG TABLET are headaches, ankle swelling, diarrhea, abnormal stools, vomiting, and nausea in some cases. Most of these side effects of CILOBID 50MG TABLET do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.
CILOBID 50MG TABLET should not be given to the people allergic to CILOBID 50MG TABLET, have low blood pressure (less than 90 mm of Hg), have had a heart attack, kidney disease, liver disease, pregnant women or planning to get pregnant and breastfeeding women. Do not take CILOBID 50MG TABLET with grapefruit juice or St John wort plant as it might affect the absorption of CILOBID 50MG TABLET. Tell your doctor that you are using CILOBID 50MG TABLET before undergoing any dental or other surgery. Your doctor might stop this medicine before the surgery. It is best to take CILOBID 50MG TABLET on an empty stomach and at a fixed time every day. CILOBID 50MG TABLET should not be stopped abruptly without consulting the doctor as it may lead to unpleasant side-effects. Also, lifestyle changes should be continued with CILOBID 50MG TABLET for best results and a speedy recovery.
No interaction found; in case of any discomfort, consult your doctor.
CILOBID 50MG TABLET is not recommended during pregnancy unless your doctor considers it essential. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you.
CILOBID 50MG TABLET is not recommended for breastfeeding mothers as it may harm the baby.
Drive with caution, CILOBID 50MG TABLET may cause blurry vision, and dizziness or weariness may occur.
CILOBID 50MG TABLET to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of liver diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.
CILOBID 50MG TABLET to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of kidney diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.
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Yes, CILOBID 50MG TABLET contains cilostazole which increases the blood clotting time. It works by preventing platelets (a type of blood cell) from sticking together and forming clots, preventing heart attack and stroke.
No, you should not stop taking CILOBID 50MG TABLET even if you feel better as the pain might come back and become even worse.
Yes, taking CILOBID 50MG TABLET can increase bleeding risk as it contains cilostazole, which increases bleeding time. So, please be very cautious while shaving, cutting fingernails or toenails, or using sharp objects to avoid bleeding. Let your doctor know before going any surgical procedure that you are taking CILOBID 50MG TABLET.
No, it is a prescribed drug given by a physician for preventing specific medical conditions. Taking it on your own can cause unwanted side-effects.
If you forget to take CILOBID 50MG TABLET at any time, take it as soon as you remember, then continue to take it at the usual times. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.
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