Top
10
Doctor insights on: Ticlopidine

Share
Dr. Lynne Weixel
12 doctors shared insights

Ticlopidine (Overview)

Ticlopidine hydrochloride is a platelet inhibitor which is a kind of anti-coagulation drug (blood and coagulation drug).


1

1
What is ticlopidine used for?

What is ticlopidine used for?

Anti-platlet tx: Ticlopidine is an anti-platelet tx for prevention of TIA or recurrent stroke. Pt's that are Aspirin intolerant or allergic use this rx. It is an older rx replaced ny Plavix (clopidogrel) or Aggrenox for tia/stroke reduction. ...Read more

Dr. Lynne Weixel
12 doctors shared insights

Ticlopidine (Overview)

Ticlopidine hydrochloride is a platelet inhibitor which is a kind of anti-coagulation drug (blood and coagulation drug).


2

2
Dosages of ticlopidine?

Dosages of ticlopidine?

Dose of ticlid: 250mg orally twice a day with food. ...Read more

3

3
Dosages of ticlopidine?

Dose of ticlid: 250mg orally twice a day with food. ...Read more

4

4
What is ticlopidine used for?

Anti-platlet tx: Ticlopidine is an anti-platelet tx for prevention of TIA or recurrent stroke. Pt's that are Aspirin intolerant or allergic use this rx. It is an older rx replaced ny Plavix (clopidogrel) or Aggrenox for tia/stroke reduction. ...Read more

5

5
How do you use ticlid?

Ticlid: Carefully and strictly based on the instructions of the physician who wrote the script for you. ...Read more

7

7
Has anyone had a blood disorder after taking the drug ticlid ?

Has anyone had a blood disorder after taking the drug ticlid ?

Yes: There are 2% risk for neutropenia - decreased neutrophils. However us box warning also states that ticlid-may cause life-threatening hematologic reactions, including neutropenia, agranulocytosis , thrombotic thrombocytopenia purpura (ttp), and aplastic anemia. Also, bleeding obviously can happen as this drug works by inhibiting function of platelet. Absolutely, routine monitoring is required. ...Read more

8

8
Has anyone known of anyone dying of a blood disorder after taking ticlid ?

Has anyone known of anyone dying of a blood disorder after taking  ticlid ?

Increased bleeding: If the medicine causes increased bleeding spontaneously or during injury or surgry. The blood can not clot properly if on ticlid. ...Read more

9

9
Am I dying?

Am I dying?

We all are: A 3-word question with no details... well, life is short on Earth, regardless of whether a person lives 3 days, 3000 days, or 30,000 days. It is not length of one's life that matters, but the quality of the life lived. The goal is not to live a long life, but to live a good life. Even if a person makes it all the way to age 82, that's only 30,000 days. ...Read more

10

10
I have cold?

I have cold?

Symptoms?: The most common symptoms of a cold are sneezing, running nose, congestion and scratchy throat. Additional symptoms can be coughing, headaches, mucus dripping down the back of the throat, loss of appetite and fever (in children). ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Sheila Smith
4 doctors shared insights

Ticlid (Definition)

Ticlid is a platelet inhibitor which is a kind of anti-coagulation drug ...Read more