I am 45 years old; Male; Normally I am quite active and brisk so far. But 10 days ago I suffered mild chest pain. Angiography was done. Cardiologist diagnosed formation of fatty substances (about 40 to 45%) in the blood veins. I have been advocated Ecosprin 150, Clopitab 75, Atorva 40 - all one tablet before bed, Cardoran 100 - 3 a day and Seloken XL 25 - one at morning. Please tell me the purpose of each medicine and the possible side effects.
Clopitab contains the active ingredient Clopidogrel, this is an anticlotting agent, used to help prevent clots and thing the blood.
Common side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, headache and increased risk of bleeding.
Atorva contains Atorvastatin, it is used to help lower cholesterol levels in the blood, which is the fatty substances they found.
Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, headache and joint/muscle aches.
Seloken XL contains the active ingredient Metoprolol, it is an ARB that is commonly used to treat high blood pressure and heart conditions, such as what you experienced.
Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, headache and stomach pain.
Carduran contains the active ingredient Doxazosin, this is an Alpha Blocker that is also used to treat high blood pressure and cardiac conditions.
Common side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach pain.
Are there any other comments or questions?
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