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More Information on Prasugrel

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 taken too much prasugrel.
(Click Effient Overdose to learn more.)

How Should Prasugrel Be Stored?

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

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your prasugrel as scheduled, take it as soon as possible on the same day. However, do not take two doses on the same day or take double the amount. Be sure to keep track of any missed dosages (perhaps on a calendar), as your healthcare provider will use this information when monitoring your response to the drug.
If you miss one or more doses, contact your healthcare provider for further instructions.

Can I Buy Generic Prasugrel?

This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Effient).

Who Makes This Medication?

Prasugrel is manufactured by Eli Lilly and Company, and is marketed by Daiichi Sankyo, Inc., and Eli Lilly and Company.

Available Strengths

Prasugrel tablets come in the following strengths:
  • Prasugrel 5 mg
  • Prasugrel 10 mg.
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