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Trental 300 MG Infusion

Manufactured bySanofi India Ltd.
Description

Trental 300 MG Infusion is an effective medicine to treat aching, cramping and tiredness of the hands and feet associated with blood circulation disorders.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Trental 300 MG Infusion

  • Chest pain
  • Irregular heartbeat
  • Drowsiness
  • Convulsions (seizures)
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Vomiting

Uses of Trental 300 MG Infusion

What is it prescribed for?

  • Obstructed blood vessels
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit-forming tendencies were reported.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    This medicine is not recommended for use by pregnant women unless necessary and the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    This medicine is not recommended for use by women who are breastfeeding unless absolutely necessary. You may be advised to discontinue breastfeeding while using this medicine.

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use if you have a known history of allergy to pentoxifylline or any other inactive ingredients present in the formulation.

Cerebral or Retinal Hemorrhage

This medicine is not recommended for use if you have had a recent episode of cerebral or retinal hemorrhage due to the increased risk of worsening the patient's condition.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine is not recommended for use by pregnant women unless necessary and the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Breast-feeding

This medicine is not recommended for use by women who are breastfeeding unless absolutely necessary. You may be advised to discontinue breastfeeding while using this medicine.
General warnings

Hemorrhage

This medicine should be used with caution in patients exposed to the risk factors of internal bleeding. The risk factors may include a condition or use of certain specific medicine.

Kidney disease

This medicine should be used with caution in patients suffering from kidney diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of kidney function tests is necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

Other disease

Report the instance of any disease of the heart and blood vessels, brain, thyroid glands, bleeding problems, etc to the doctor before receiving this medicine. This medicine should be used with caution and any disease worsening symptom should be reported to the doctor immediately. An alternative treatment option should be considered in some cases based on the clinical condition.

Caffeine

Consumption of caffeine while taking this medicine may cause certain side effects to appear. Avoid or limit the uptake of caffeine or caffeine products while taking this medicine.

Liver disease

This medicine should be used with caution in patients suffering from liver diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of liver function tests is necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

Missed Dose

Since this medicine is administered in the hospital or clinical setting by a qualified healthcare professional, the likelihood of a missed dose is very low.

Overdose

Since this medicine is administered in the hospital or clinical setting by a qualified healthcare professional, the likelihood of an overdose is very low. However, emergency medical treatment will be initiated by the doctor if an overdose is suspected.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Instructions

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine

Atenolol

Glimepiride

Warfarin

Insulin

Ibuprofen

Ciprofloxacin

Rauwolfia serpentina

Benzthiazide

Avanafil

Disease interactions

Kidney disease

This medicine should be used with caution in patients suffering from kidney diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of kidney function tests is necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

Liver Disease

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver diseases as clearance of this medicine by the liver is affected that increases the adverse reactions of this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative might be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

Cardiovascular Dysfunction

This medicine should be used with caution in patients suffering from liver diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of liver function tests is necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.
Food interactions
Report the use of fish oil containing omega-3-fatty acids. The risk of bleeding is significantly high if these medicines are used together. Report any incidence of unusual bleeding and bruising to the doctor on priority.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
This medicine should be administered by a qualified healthcare professional. Inform the doctor if you have a known history of allergy to this medicine. Report to the doctor all your current medicines as well as your medical conditions before receiving this medicine.
Miscelleneous

Usage does not depend on food timings

To be taken as instructed by doctor

May cause sleepiness

How it works
This medicine works by reducing the thickness of blood and increasing the flexibility of red blood cells. This causes an improvement of blood flow to the hands and feet.
Legal Status

Approved

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Classification

Category

Miscellaneous coagulation modifiers

Schedule

Schedule H

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https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/4740#section=Top

Pentoxifylline: MedlinePlus Drug Information [Internet]. Medlineplus.gov. 2017 [cited 22 May 2017]. Available from:

https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a685027.html

Pentoxifylline - DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2017 [cited 16 November 2017]. Available from:

https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB00806
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Information on this page was last updated on 10 Mar 2020

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