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Axcer 90Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Medicine composition: Ticagrelor
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: September 10, 2019

This medication is used to treat angina. It can also be used to reduce the risk of stroke, and heart attack. The tablet is basically a platelet aggregation inhibitor, and inhibits the sticking of platelets to injured tissues and blood vessels.

The medicine should not be used in patients who have any history of bleeding problems, liver problems. Also, avoid taking the tablet if you are taking any antifungals such as ketoconazole, voriconazole, itraconazole or certain macrolide antibiotics and certain protease inhibitors.

The medication has few side effects. Common side effects include allergic reactions, tightness in chest, difficulty in breathing and swelling of the mouth, lips, tongue or face. Other rare side effects such as irregular heartbeat, loss of balance and coordination, lightheadedness and dizziness can also occur.

Below mentioned conditions can be treated with this tablet

A portion of the side effects caused by this tablet

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pregnant women must consult doctor before consulting doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breastfeeding women must consult doctor before using this medication.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Should be cautious while driving or using machines.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no interaction between liver impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Axcer 90Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose, 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.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Consult your doctor in case of overdose.

The medicine obstructs adenosine diphosphate receptor of the subtype P2Y12. However, unlike other antiplatelet medications, it has a separate binding site.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    Disease

    This medication should be avoided by patients who suffer from liver disease, Bradyarrhythmia/ AV Block, Dyspnea and Renal Diseases.
  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Alcohol

    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    This medication interacts with Atazanavir, Phenobarbital, Dalteparin, Phenytoin, Carbamazepine, Mifepristone, Clarithromycin, Ketoconazole, Rifampicin and Apixaban.

Ques: What is Axcer 90mg tablet?

Ans: Axcer 90 mg is an Antiplatelet drug which has Ticagrelor as an active element present in it.

Ques: What is Axcer 90mg tablet used for?

Ans:

Axcer 90 mg is used for the treatment, control, and prevention of conditions such as Heart attack, Chest pain, Cardiac arrest, Concussion and Stroke.

Ques: What are the side effects of Axcer 90mg tablet?

Ans:

Axcer tablet has some commonly reported side effects such as Diarrhea or indigestion, Allergic reaction, Bleeding through skin, Abdominal pain, Breathing difficulties, Nose bleeding and Constipation.

Ques: How does Axcer work?

Ans: Axcer 90 mg performs its action by preventing platelets from sticking together which decreases the formation of harmful blood clots. This lowers the chance of heart attack or stroke.

Ques: How long do I need to use axcer 90mg tablet before I see improvement of my conditions?

Ans: This medication should be consumed, till the complete eradication of disease. It is advised to use, till the time directed by your doctor.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use axcer 90mg tablet ?

Ans: The duration of effect for this medication is dependent, on the severity of the patient’s condition. Therefore, the frequency of the usage of this medication, will vary from person to person.

Ques: Should I use axcer 90mg tablet empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: The action of salts involved in this medication, do not depend on using it pre-meal or post-meal. It is advised to consult a doctor before use and take it at a fixed time in a the day.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal of axcer 90mg tablet?

Ans: This medication contains salts, which are suitable to store at room temperature and keeping this medication above or below that, can cause an inadequate effect. Protect it from moisture and light.
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About Axcer 90Mg Tablet
What are the uses of Axcer 90Mg Tablet
What are the contraindications of Axcer 90Mg Tablet ?
What are the side effects of Axcer 90Mg Tablet ?
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What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?
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