Sun Pharmaceuticals, one of the leading Indian pharma companies, manufactured Pradaxa Capsules, which is popularly known as Dabigatran Etexilate (generic name) among medical professionals. This 4-star drug can be obtainable in 3 different doses (75mg, 110mg, 150mg) from our e-drug store. Anyone who has a prescription can avail of the drug bulk or single Pradaxa Capsules strip.
What are the uses of Pradaxa Capsules - Generic?
Pradaxa Capsules are prescribed to treat blood clots in the lungs and legs and prevent stroke. For those patients who have a certain irregular heartbeat, Dabigatran Etexilate is used to treat blood clots. It is an anticoagulant drug, which prevents blood clotting by suppressing thrombin protein (responsible for blood clots) and helps the blood flow smoothly.
What are the dosage and direction of Pradaxa Capsules - Generic?
Read the guide available in the medication box or follow the physician's instructions. The capsule is an oral drug; usually, it is taken 1 or 1 times daily with or without food or as per the doctor's prescription. It needs to be swallowed as a whole with 240ml of plain water (a full glass of water). Don't chew the medicine or crush it, as the side effects risk may get higher. Don't put this drug on a pillbox; it should be kept in its original packaging to prevent it from moisture. Please maintain the dose and continue the drug as your doctor advises you.
What precautions should I take when taking Pradaxa Capsules - Generic?
People who have been diagnosed with kidney disease, blood disorder ailments, bleeding disease, liver ailment should first consult with a physician before taking Dabigatran Etexilate. Additionally, those who are allergic to Dabigatran (it may be anything) shouldn't start the medication without the doctor's instruction. Precautions should be taken if anyone is going to have surgery while undergoing this medication. The drug can cause stomach bleeding, so alcohol consumption while continuing the drug can increase the risk of stomach bleeding. People should avoid injections, but if it really is needed (flu vaccine), then try to take it in the arm as, after injection, bleeding may happen. People are suggested to avoid using sharp objects such as razors, nail cutters, etc., to prevent the risk of bleeding. Pregnant women are suggested to consult with a physician for this medication. The active elements pass via breast milk, so a consultation is mandatory before breastfeeding.
What are the contraindications of Pradaxa Capsules - Generic?
Though the drug's composition doesn't cause any severe reactions, some of its most common after-effects are-
• Stomach discomfort or burn.
• Fatigue (Dizziness).
• Gas and Bloating.
• Trouble in breathing.
These symptoms are most common, and people have often reported having these side effects. These are temporary and get automatically cured within a few days. However, some rare symptoms also exist like cough, skin allergy, puffiness around the lips, eyelids, etc. Since, in case you feel that rare symptoms are getting severe and any unnatural changes, we advise you to go for a doctor check-up.