A 35-year-old member asked:
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do you need a prescription for trental (pentoxifylline)?

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Dr. Shoaib Shafique
33 years experience Vascular Surgery
Yes: Yes you do however it is not considered very effective for claudication
Answered on Apr 19, 2015
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Dr. Philip Gardner
44 years experience Vascular Surgery
I agree that Trental is not very effective for claudication. I have found that Pletal is a more effective drug for that indication. However claudication is a very unusual diagnosis for someone 35 years old. You shoul see an MD
Apr 19, 2015

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