Persantine Dosage

Generic name: dipyridamole (oral/injection)
Drug classes: Cardiac stressing agents, Platelet aggregation inhibitors

Medically reviewed by  A Ras MD.

Recommended Adult Dosing

Dosage forms:  TAB: 25 mg, 50 mg, 75 mg

Thromboembolism prevention adjunct, cardiac valve-assoc.

[75-100 mg PO qid]
Info: give w/ warfarin or aspirin

Thromboembolism prevention adjunct

[50-100 mg PO tid-qid]
Info: give w/ warfarin or aspirin

Angina prophylaxis

[50 mg PO tid]
Info: give at least 1h before meals

Renal dosing

[no adjustment]
renal impairment: no adjustment
HD/PD: no adjustment; no supplement

Hepatic dosing

[not defined]

Recommended Peds Dosing

Dosage forms:  TAB: 25 mg, 50 mg, 75 mg

Thromboembolism prevention adjunct, cardiac valve-assoc.

[2 yo and older]
Dose: 2-5 mg/kg/day PO divided tid; Info: give w/ warfarin or aspirin; refer to ACCP guidelines or institution protocols for details on appropriate use

Renal dosing

[not defined]
renal impairment: consider adult renal dosing for guidance
HD/PD: consider adult renal dosing for guidance

Hepatic dosing

[not defined]

SRC: NLM .