ZONTIVITY- vorapaxar tablet, film coated
Aralez Pharmaceuticals Us Inc.
| Medication Guide
ZONTIVITY ® (zon-TIV-iti)
Read this Medication Guide before you start taking ZONTIVITY and each time you get a refill. There may be new information. This information does not take the place of talking with your doctor about your medical condition or your treatment.
ZONTIVITY is used to lower your chance of having another serious problem with your heart or blood vessels, but ZONTIVITY (and similar drugs) can cause bleeding that can be serious and lead to death.
Call your doctor right away if you have any of these signs or symptoms of bleeding while taking ZONTIVITY:
While you take ZONTIVITY and for about 4 weeks after your treatment with ZONTIVITY is stopped:
Do not take ZONTIVITY if you:
If you have a stroke, TIA, or bleeding in your brain while taking ZONTIVITY your doctor should stop your treatment with ZONTIVITY. Follow your doctor's instructions about stopping ZONTIVITY.
Do not stop taking ZONTIVITY without talking to the doctor who prescribed it for you.
What is ZONTIVITY?
ZONTIVITY is a prescription medicine used to treat people who have
ZONTIVITY is used with aspirin and/or clopidogrel to lower your chance of having another serious problem with your heart or blood vessels, such as heart attack, stroke, or death.
It is not known if ZONTIVITY is safe and effective in children.
What should I tell my doctor before taking ZONTIVITY?
Before you take ZONTIVITY, tell your doctor if you:
Tell all of your doctors and dentists that you are taking ZONTIVITY. They should talk to the doctor who prescribed ZONTIVITY for you before you have any surgery or dental procedure.
Tell your doctor about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, dietary or herbal supplements. Taking ZONTIVITY with certain other medicines may increase your risk of bleeding and may affect how ZONTIVITY works.
Know the medicines you take. Keep a list of them to show your doctor and pharmacist when you get a new medicine.
How should I take ZONTIVITY?
Take ZONTIVITY exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
What are the possible side effects of ZONTIVITY?
These are not all the possible side effects of ZONTIVITY.
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
How should I store ZONTIVITY?
Keep ZONTIVITY and all medicines out of the reach of children.
You can ask your doctor or pharmacist for information about ZONTIVITY that is written for health professionals.
For more information, go to www.zontivity.com or call 1-833-694-8235.
Tablet: lactose monohydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, croscarmellose sodium, povidone, and magnesium stearate
Film coating: lactose monohydrate, hypromellose, titanium dioxide, triacetin (glycerol triacetate), and iron oxide yellow
This Medication Guide has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.