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Effient Coupon - Effient 10mg tablet
Effient

Prasugrel

Prasugrel (Effient) is an expensive drug used to prevent heart attack, stroke, or other vascular events in people who are at high risk. This drug is slightly less popular than comparable drugs. A generic form of Effient may become available in 2023. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost. Compare antiplatelet drugs.
Effient Coupon - Effient 10mg tablet
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Effient Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular check ups. Do not stop taking your medicine unless your doctor tells you to.

Notify your doctor or health care professional and seek emergency treatment if you develop breathing problems; changes in vision; chest pain; severe, sudden headache; pain, swelling, warmth in the leg; trouble speaking; sudden numbness or weakness of the face, arm, or leg. These can be signs that your condition has gotten worse.

If you are going to have surgery or dental work, tell your doctor or health care professional that you are taking this medicine.

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Common and Rare Side Effects

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

Blurred vision

dizziness

headache

nervousness

pounding in the ears

slow or fast heartbeat

Less common

Black, tarry stools

bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet

chest pain or discomfort

chills

cough

difficult or labored breathing

fainting

fever

irregular heartbeat

lightheadedness, dizziness, or fainting

painful or difficult urination

rapid weight gain

sore throat

sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth

swollen glands

tightness in the chest

tingling of the hands or feet

unusual bleeding or bruising

unusual tiredness or weakness

unusual weight gain or loss

Incidence not known

Change in mental status

dark or bloody urine

difficulty with speaking

fever

pale color of the skin

pinpoint red spots on the skin

seizures

weakness

yellow eyes or skin

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Less common

Back pain

diarrhea

nausea

pain in the arms or legs

rash

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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