What is Effient?
Effient (prasugrel) helps in preventing platelets in the blood from sticking together and forming a blood clot. An unwanted blood clot can occur with certain heart or blood vessel conditions.
What is Effient used for?
Effient is used to prevent blood clots in people with acute coronary syndrome who are undergoing a procedure after a recent heart attack.
How should be Effient consumed?
As Effient keeps your blood from clotting, this medicine can also make it easier for you to bleed, even from a minor injury such as a fall or a bump on the head. Seek emergency medical attention in case of any issues.
What should be avoided while taking Effient?
Avoid activities that may increase your risk of bleeding or injury. Use extra care to prevent bleeding while shaving or brushing your teeth.
How to store Effient?
Store Effient medicine at a normal room temperature and away from the reach of moisture and heat. Keep the tablets in their original container, along with the packet or canister of moisture-absorbing preservative.