Clopidogrel Oral Tablet 300Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Clopidogrel: Oral tablet (300mg)

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Clopidogrel 300mg Tablet
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Clopidogrel 300mg Tablet

What is this Medicine?

CLOPIDOGREL (kloh PID oh grel) helps to prevent blood clots. This medicine is used to prevent heart attack, stroke, or other vascular events in people who are at high risk.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Clopidogrel: Oral tablet(300mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Clopidogrel 300mg Tablet

NDC: 551110671
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), Myocardial Infarction Prophylaxis, Ischemic Stroke, Arterial Thromboembolism Prophylaxis, Unstable Angina, Acute Myocardial Infarction, NSTEMI, Acute Myocardial Infarction, STEMI, Stroke Prophylaxis, Thrombosis Prophylaxis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Kawasaki Disease, Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI), Cardiac Surgery

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Clopidogrel 300mg Tablet

Reported Side Effects for Clopidogrel 300mg Tablet

Moschcowitz Syndrome Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Bleeding In The Brain Incidence:
0.1-0.4%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Ulcer Incidence:
0.7%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Stomach Incidence:
0.8%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fluid Retention Incidence:
1.2%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Intestinal Bleeding Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Balance Problems Incidence:
2.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
2.4%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
3.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Bruise Incidence:
3.7-5.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Nose Bleed Incidence:
3.7-5.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Bleeding Incidence:
3.7-5.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
4.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
4.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
5.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Bruises Incidence:
5.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
5.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
6.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
7.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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