Review: taking Trental and Pletal together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Trental and Pletal together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Trental and Pletal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 112 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Trental

Trental has active ingredients of pentoxifylline. It is often used in heart disease. (latest outcomes from Trental 2,860 users)

Pletal

Pletal has active ingredients of cilostazol. It is often used in cerebral infarction. (latest outcomes from Pletal 5,735 users)

On Sep, 15, 2016

112 people who take Trental, Pletal are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Trental and Pletal drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • loss of consciousness
  • respiratory arrest
  • amputation
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • cerebral ischaemia
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • circulatory collapse
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • haemorrhage
1 - 6 months:
  • chest pain
  • hypersensitivity
  • constipation
  • gout
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • lung neoplasm malignant
  • mallory-weiss syndrome
  • myocardial infarction
  • nausea
  • oedema peripheral
1 - 2 years:
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • bronchiectasis
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • haemoptysis
  • haemorrhagic diathesis
  • headache
  • middle lobe syndrome
  • pneumonia
2 - 5 years:
  • arthropod bite
  • impaired healing
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • myocardial infarction
  • abdominal pain upper
  • arrhythmia
  • oedema peripheral
  • syncope
  • pneumonia
  • cellulitis

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • urinary tract infection
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • syncope
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain upper
  • anxiety
  • arrhythmia
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • coma
male:
  • myocardial infarction
  • oedema peripheral
  • pneumonia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • dyspnoea
  • depression
  • back pain
  • anxiety
  • atrial fibrillation
  • injury

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • abscess
  • alcoholic liver disease
  • anaemia
  • aneurysm
  • anxiety
  • arrhythmia
  • arterial stenosis
  • arthralgia
  • arthropathy
40-49:
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • depression
  • erythema
  • extremity contracture
  • general physical health deterioration
  • joint contracture
  • joint range of motion decreased
  • joint stiffness
  • joint swelling
  • mobility decreased
50-59:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • cough
  • headache
  • myocardial infarction
  • scab
  • back pain
  • bladder obstruction
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • chest pain
  • crying
60+:
  • dizziness
  • pneumonia
  • fatigue
  • vomiting
  • dysphagia
  • syncope
  • urinary tract infection
  • anxiety
  • coronary artery disease
  • diarrhoea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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