|Manufacturer:||TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA|
Manufactured For:TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA Sellersville, PA 18960Manufactured In Canada By:Biovail Corporation Mississauga, Ontario L5N 8M5LB0003-02Rev.
Pentoxifylline extended-release Tablet is indicated for the treatment of patients with intermittent claudication on the basis of chronic occlusive arterial disease of the limbs.
Pentoxifylline extended-release Tablet can improve function and symptoms but is not intended to replace more definitive therapy, such as surgical bypass, or removal of arterial obstructions when treating peripheral vascular disease.
-- A symptom complex characterized by pain and weakness in SKELETAL MUSCLE group associated with exercise, such as leg pain and weakness brought on by walking. Such muscle limpness disappears after a brief rest and is often relates to arterial STENOSIS; muscle ISCHEMIA; and accumulation of LACTATE.
-- An impairment of the structure or function of the blood vessels which carry blood away from the heart.
-- Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
-- An indication that a person has a condition or disease. Some examples of symptoms are headache, fever, fatigue, nausea, vomiting, and pain.
-- obstruction or closure of the vessels carrying blood away from the heart.
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
-- Pathological processes involving any one of the BLOOD VESSELS in the vasculature outside the HEART.
Pentoxifylline extended-release Tablet should not be used in patients with recent cerebral and/or retinal hemorrhage or in patients who have previously exhibited intolerance to this product or methylxanthines such as caffeine, theophylline, and theobromine.
-- Bleeding from the vessels of the retina.
The following US Branded drugs contain Pentoxifylline
-- UPSHER SMITH LABORATORIES INC
-- SANOFI AVENTIS US LLC
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