Clopidogrel vs Isosorbide Mononitrate

Clopidogrel
(Rx)
Isosorbide Mononitrate
(Rx)
Clopidogrel is an antiplatelet medication.
Isosorbide Mononitrate is a cardiovascular medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Concern level
2.3
Approval Date
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Not Available
September 22, 1998
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
4,172 Discussions
570 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Heart Attack
#2 for Blood Clots
#3 for Stroke
#4 for A Fib
Clopidogrel is taken to prevent Blood Clots and Stroke and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, it is prescribed for Heart Attack and A Fib.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Angina
#2 for Heart Attack
#3 for Heart Failure
Isosorbide Mononitrate is prescribed for Angina and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for Heart Attack, although it is not approved for this condition.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Clo
Clotting Disorder
10
Bleeding
6
Bruise
4
Nausea
4
Headaches
4
Dizziness
4
Tiredness
3
Allergy
3
Increased Risk of Bleeding
2
Weakness
2
Iso
Nausea
7
Dizziness
7
Low Blood Pressure
5
Shortness of Breath
4
Tiredness
3
Impotence
2
Disturbed Sleep
2
Stroke
2
Depression
2
Numbness
2
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Clopidogrel
Clo
Isosorbide Mononitrate
Iso
Clotting Disorder
Clo
Iso
10
0
Bleeding
Clo
Iso
6
0
Bruise
Clo
Iso
4
0
Nausea
Clo
Iso
4
7
Headaches
Clo
Iso
4
0
Dizziness
Clo
Iso
4
7
Tiredness
Clo
Iso
3
3
Allergy
Clo
Iso
3
0
Increased Risk of Bleeding
Clo
Iso
2
0
Weakness
Clo
Iso
2
0
Nausea
Iso
Clo
7
4
Dizziness
Iso
Clo
7
4
Low Blood Pressure
Iso
Clo
5
0
Shortness of Breath
Iso
Clo
4
0
Tiredness
Iso
Clo
3
3
Impotence
Iso
Clo
2
0
Disturbed Sleep
Iso
Clo
2
0
Stroke
Iso
Clo
2
0
Depression
Iso
Clo
2
0
Numbness
Iso
Clo
2
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Clopidogrel during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
B Category B
Before taking Isosorbide Mononitrate during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Clopidogrel and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Isosorbide Mononitrate and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 75 mg, 300 mg
Tablet: 10 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 60 mg, 120 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid grapefruit juice or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may decrease drug effect.
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Clopidogrel Bisulfate
Isosorbide Mononitrate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Clopidogrel and Isosorbide Mononitrate: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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