Skip to content

Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of ticlopidine oral.

Overall User Ratings

7 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

1-5 of 5
Condition: Treatment to Prevent a Blood Clot in a Vascular Stent
6/8/2012 9:59:35 PM

Reviewer: John L, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've been on Plavix just under 5 years. I bruise easy and bleed a lot when cut, but I'm tolerating the treatment pretty well. I've been thinking I might be noticing memory problems and attributed that to my cholesterol meds. And my blood sugar is on the rise, so I wonder if that's related to my meds. A lot of people are saying that's a side effect of statins. Unfortunately, my ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Treatment to Prevent a Blood Clot in a Vascular Stent
12/21/2011 10:03:31 PM

Reviewer: leyley39, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Allergic to all others this is my last resort. Been on it since 2006 still have upset stomachs, started getting left side weakness, major headaches, Dr. says I will be on this for pretty much the rest of my life. Yipeee. I'm 42 how fun this is.

Condition: Treatment to Prevent a Blood Clot in a Vascular Stent
7/21/2011 9:41:05 PM

Reviewer: Granna6, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Drug causes me nausea, excessive gas, and blood sugar increase. Could not take Plavix or Effient........causes severe reactions. This has been the last resort. I have a procedure scheduled soon and the is for precautions. Hopefully I won't have to take this stuff long afterwards. Cannot afford the increase in Blood Sugar.

Condition: Treatment to Prevent a Blood Clot in a Vascular Stent
10/8/2010 11:04:54 PM

Reviewer: Dan, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I can't take plavix, this was my only option. I don't heal as quick anymore. I'm bleeding from places and I get dizzy at times. I feel like my insides are rotting because of this stuff.

Condition: Treatment to Prevent a Blood Clot in a Vascular Stent
12/31/2009 9:13:49 AM

Reviewer: shirley, 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I take tabletss twice a day since 12/09/09. I am having left sided weakness and am extremely emotional, crying for no reason. nervous & anxious. This is not me!

1-5 of 5

Ask the pharmacist

Questions about medications? Get expert answers by video or live chat about allergies, pregnancy, sleep, and more.
See the Ask the Pharmacist event schedule.

Ask a Question

Popular Slideshows & Tools on WebMD

MS Overview
Recognizing symptoms.
feet
Solutions for 19 types.
Woman running
Boost Your Metabolism.
build a better butt
How to build a better butt.
lone star tick
How to identify that bite.
young woman in sun
What to watch for.
brain scan with soda
Tips to kick the habit.
row of colored highlighter pens
Tips for living better.
stressed working woman
And how to fix them?
fat caliper
Check your BMI.
woman dreaming
What Do Your Dreams Say About You?
man with indigestion
How to keep yours at bay.

Newsletters

Subscribe to free WebMD newsletters.

  • WebMD Daily

    WebMD Daily

    Subscribe to the WebMD Daily, and you'll get today's top health news and trending topics, and the latest and best information from WebMD.

  • Men's Health

    Men's Health

    Subscribe to the Men's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, nutrition, and more from WebMD.

  • Women's Health

    Women's Health

    Subscribe to the Women's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, diet, anti-aging, and more from WebMD.

By clicking Submit, I agree to the WebMD Terms & Conditions & Privacy Policy

WebMD the app

Get trusted health information. Whenever. Wherever... with your iPhone, iPad or Android.

Find Out More
IMPORTANT: About This Section and Other User-Generated Content on WebMD

The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatment or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment.

Do not consider WebMD User-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.