Clopex

CLOPEX®

Clopidogrel 75 mg

Film coated tablets for oral use

Product leaflet summary

Therapeutic Indications:

Prevention of atherothrombotic events in:

  • Patients suffering from myocardial infarction (from a few days to less than 35

days), ischaemic stroke (from 7 days to less than 6 months) or established

peripheral arterial disease.

  • Patients suffering from non-ST segment elevation acute coronary syndrome

(unstable angina or non Q-wave myocardial infarction) in combination ASA.

 

Dosage and Administration

Clopidogrel is prescribed once daily.

 

Contraindications

  • Hypersensitivity to the active substance or to any of the excipients.
  • Severe hepatic impairment.
  • Active pathological bleeding such as peptic ulcer or intracranial hemorrhage

 

Pregnancy and Lactation

Pregnancy:

As no clinical data on exposure to Clopidogrel during pregnancy are available, it is preferable not to use Clopidogrel during pregnancy as a precautionary measure.

Lactation:

It is unknown whether Clopidogrel is excreted in human breast milk. Animal studies have shown excretion of Clopidogrel in breast milk. As a precautionary measure, breastfeeding should not be continued during treatment with CLOPEX.

Fertility:

Clopidogrel was not shown to alter fertility in animal studies.

 

Ability to drive and use machinery

Clopidogrel has no or negligible influence on the ability to drive and use machines.

 

Package Presentation:

– A box of 28 tablets each contains 75 mg Clopidogrel