What is Brilinta?
BRILINTA is used to lower your chance of having another heart attack or dying from a heart attack or stroke.
How does Brilinta help protecting from another heart attack?
Brilinta is an oral antiplatelet medicine. Brilinta helps stop platelets from reacting and forming a new and dangerous clot that could cause another heart attack.
How to take Brilinta?
If you were hospitalized for a heart attack or severe chest pain 12 months ago OR LESS: Take Brilinta 90 mg twice daily + aspirin 81 mg once daily
What to know while consuming Brilinta?
Do not stop taking Brilinta unless your doctor tells you to, Take Brilinta and aspirin exactly as instructed by your doctor, You should not take a dose of aspirin higher than 100 mg daily because it can affect how well Brilinta works
What should be avoid while taking Brilinta?
Avoid activities that might increase risk of bleeding or injury. Use extra care to prevent bleeding while shaving or brushing your teeth.