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Is the drug pentoxifylline (Trental®) still on the market?

Posted 26 Apr 2015 by ahyperdoc 1 answer

I'm an ER doctor myself and was wondering whether the--onetime standard--therapy for intermittent claudication, the drug pentoxifylline (Trental®) was still on the market? It doesn't seem to be on any formulary I've checked and is NOT even listed anymore in the PDR. Also, if ...

Trental and other blood medications?

Posted 26 Apr 2015 by millsym2k 1 answer

i was prescibed trental by my doctor ..i also take ibersarten 300mg one a day and lercanidipine 20 mg one a day... my old doctor left and my new doctor will not prescribe more trental..i had no side affects and my leg pain was cured..i now have leg pain again..what are the real dangers ..are there ...

Intermittent Claudication - Hello I was just told after 4 years of severe pain in my legs that I?

Posted 7 Nov 2014 by helplessinpain37 1 answer

... have intermittent claudacation but I think it has to be more than that they say it gets,better with rest mine doesn't my pain is so bad I just wanna die, I am 37 and before this happened I was going to the gym every day and was active I don't know what to do I was sent to pain ...

Pentoxifylline - I HAVE BEEN TAKING PENTOXFYLLINE ( 3 TIMES A DAY ) FOR 4 MONTHS AND WALKING ALMOST?

Posted 1 Jun 2014 by quogers 1 answer

... Pain free. My cardiologist started me on ramipril 10 days ago and now the pain has returned with a vengence. Any thoughts?

Peripheral Arterial Disease - Is there anyone here?

Posted 6 Jan 2014 by dan m 2 answers

I have been told I have PAD. My ABI was pretty terrible. I have stopped smoking and I am walking 30 minutes a day on machine and taking cilostazol. the distance and time I can walk is 10 times what it was - however when taking the medicine my resting pulse has increased from a normal of 65bpm to ...

Have terrible leg pain when walking from clogged arteries. Anyone out there with the same problem?

Posted 3 Jan 2014 by Sandrina Rose 1 answer

After 4 operations (2 angioplasties and 2 bypasses), have terrible calf pain when walking just 1/2 bock and have to stop. Have started to take Pletal, but tried it before at a lower dose and it did nothing. Does it start working if taking a higher dose?

Pain when walking?

Posted 31 Aug 2012 2 answers

Lately i have been experiencing pain when i walk for any length of time at a fairly steady page (14 minute mile). When i walk normally or, im at rest there are no issues however, as soon as i pick up the pace my legs start to hurt immediately. Its not a normal kind of hurt - the outer calf is ...

How effective is walking with helping claudication?

Posted 23 Apr 2011 by Vegas Ray 1 answer

I have PAD and had a stent placed in the femoral artery. I have been walking 30 min twice weekly for two months, but still the pain in the calf and foot are as bad as ever. Any suggestions?

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