Cilosta 100 is used in the treatment of pain in legs due to insufficient blood flow (intermittent claudication). It also helps in reducing cramping, num... View More
Uses of Cilosta 100
Side effects of Cilosta 100
How to use Cilosta 100
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. Cilosta 100 is to be taken... View More
How Cilosta 100 works
Cilosta 100 widens the blood vessels and decreases the stickiness of the platelets, thereby increasing the blood flow to the lower limbs.
What if you forget to take Cilosta 100?
If you miss a dose of Cilosta 100, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to yo... View More
Peripheral vascular disease, Intermittent claudication
Should be taken on an empty stomach. Take at least ½ hr before or 2 hr after meals.
Oral Peripheral vascular disease Adult: 100 mg bid. May reduce dose in patients taking enzyme inhibitors concurrently. Hepatic Impairment Moderat... View More
Renal Impairment CrCl< 25 mL/min: Use caution
Heart failure; known predisposition to bleeding; history of ventricular arrhythmias; QT interval prolongation; severe renal impairment; moderate to seve... View More
Mode of Action
Cilostazol is a reversible, selective inhibitor of phosphodiesterase-III (PDE-III), thereby suppressing cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP) degradatio... View More
Congestive heart disease. Concurrent therapy with clopidogrel has not been studied for safety or efficacy. Pregnancy and lactation. Lactation: Excret... View More
>10% Headache (27-34%),Diarrhea (12-19%),Abnormal stools (12-15%),Infection (10-14%),Rhinitis (7-12%),Pharyngitis (7-10%) 1-10% Dizziness (9-10%),P... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy category: C Lactation: Excretion in milk unknown; not recommended
Co-admin with drugs that affect CYP3A4 (erythromycin, other macrolides, diltiazem) or CYP2C19 (omeprazole) may influence the pharmacokinetics of cilosta... View More
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