show timeout overlay link

Your Session Is About to Expire

This online session is about to expire due to inactivity. Click Continue to return to page.

  • myWeekly Ad

Ticlid: Oral tablet

Also see:
  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions

Available Strengths
Drug Image file DrugItem_4786.JPG
Ticlid 250mg Tab
Roche Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: Ticlid  |  250
How This Drug Works
Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
Platelet aggregation inhibitors help prevent heart attacks and strokes by decreasing excessive blood clotting. They do this by preventing platelets from becoming sticky and clumping.
Platelet aggregation inhibitors help prevent heart attacks and strokes by decreasing excessive blood clotting.  They do this by preventing platelets from becoming sticky and clumping.<br><br> Platelets are blood cells that naturally collect to form &#34;clots&#34; and stop bleeding when there is damage to cells. When platelets form clots in the blood vessels, this can restrict or block blood flow in vessels. This can lead to strokes and heart attacks.<br><br>Platelet aggregation inhibitors, once active, prevent platelets from clumping. These drugs bind to platelets for its entire life, about 7&#45;10 days. Consequently, platelets can only clump when the body releases new platelets into circulation that haven&#39;t been affected by the drug.
Watch a Video Showing How This Drug Works

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Ticlid: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

TICLOPIDINE (tye KLOE pi deen) helps to prevent blood clots. This medicine is used to prevent strokes in patients who have already had a stroke, or those who are at high risk of having a stroke. This medicine may also be used in combination with aspirin to prevent blood clots in patients who have had a coronary stent placed.

Similar Generic Drugs : Ticlopidine: Oral tablet

What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine?

How should I use this medicine?

What if I miss a dose?

What may interact with this medicine?

What should I watch for while using this medicine?

What side effects may I notice from receiving this medicine?

Where should I keep my medicine?

Drugs Related by Class to Ticlid: Oral tablet
Previous Class name
Class Name : ADP (adenosine Diphosphate) Receptor Antagonist Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors

Related Brand Name Drugs :

Most Commonly Used Drugs by Class

Related Generic Drugs :

Next Class name
In-Depth Information on This Drug
Select a specific strength to visit the detail page where you'll find :
  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions
Select a Strength
Patient Experiences with Ticlid

Be the first to share your experience!

We want to help our customers stay educated about the medications they are taking. Submit your own observations and experiences to benefit others.

Average Scores
Easy to Take 
0 / 5
0 / 5
Works as Intended 
0 / 5
0 / 5
Tolerable 
0 / 5
0 / 5