More Info on Ticagrelor

When and How to Take Ticagrelor

General considerations to keep in mind during treatment with ticagrelor include the following:
 
  • This medication comes in tablet form. It is taken by mouth twice a day.
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  • You can take this medication with or without food.
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  • Ticagrelor should be taken with aspirin.
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  • Your healthcare provider will take into account your particular situation when recommending how long you should continue to take this medication. Some people may need to take it longer than others.
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  • For the medication to work properly, it must be taken as directed. Do not stop taking it without the approval and supervision of your healthcare provider.
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Dosing Information

There is only one standard recommended dosage for this medication. As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
 
(Click Ticagrelor Dosage for more information.)
 

Drug Interactions

Ticagrelor may react with a few other medications (see Ticagrelor Drug Interactions).
 

What If I Take an Overdose?

An overdose with this medication could be dangerous. Seek immediate medical attention if you or someone else may have overdosed on this drug.
 
(Click Brilinta Overdose for more information.)
 

How Should Ticagrelor Be Stored?

Ticagrelor should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
 
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