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It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Vasolax. Please consult your doctor.
Vasolax may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing... View More
Vasolax is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Vasolax may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Vasolax should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Vasolax may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Vasolax in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Vasolax is used to treat peripheral vascular disease (poor circulation to the arms and legs) and intermittent claudication (pain on walking or at rest c... View More
Uses of Vasolax
- Peripheral vascular disease
- Intermittent claudication
Side effects of Vasolax
- Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
- Stomach discomfort
How to use Vasolax
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Vasolax is to be taken wit... View More
How Vasolax works
Vasolax is a peripheral vasodilator. It works by decreasing the thickness (viscosity) of blood, allowing it to pass more easily through the blood vessel... View More
What if you forget to take Vasolax?
If you miss a dose of Vasolax, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
- Take it as per dose and duration suggested by your doctor.
- Take it with or without food.
- Do not drive or perform activities that require mental focus until you know how Trental 400 Tablet ER affects you.
- Your doctor may get regular blood tests done to monitor liver function while taking this medicine.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding.
Peripheral vascular disease
Should be taken with food.
Oral Peripheral vascular disease Adult: As modified-release formulation: 400 mg tid (normally for at least 8 wk) May reduce to 400 mg bid if GI or CN... View More
Safety and efficacy not established
Renal impairment: Moderate impairment (CrCl about 60 ml/min): 400 mg bid; Severe impairment (CrCl about 20 ml/min): 400 mg once daily; may reduce furt... View More
Previous hypersensitivity reactions to xanthine-related products e.g. caffeine, theophylline and theobromine. Recent cerebral and/or retinal haemorrhage... View More
Mode of Action
Pentoxifylline reduces blood viscosity by increasing deformability of leukocytes and erythrocytes; and decreasing neutrophil adhesion/activation. It als... View More
Avoid use in patients with severe cardiac arrhythmias or acute MI. Caution when used in patients with ischaemic heart disease or hypotension. Impaired r... View More
1-10% Nausea,Vomiting <1% Angina,Anaphylaxis,Anorexia,Aplastic anemia,Pancytopenia,Conjunctivitis,Angioedema,Aseptic meningitis,Chest pain,Leukemia... View More
Concurrent use with ciprofloxacin may increase the adverse effect of pentoxifylline. Concurrent use may increase serum levels of theophylline derivative... View More
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More