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Iloprost by tablet


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#1 catherinechaos


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Posted 11 May 2013 - 11:10 PM


Has anyone had the opportunity to take iloprost in a tablet form? I know it's available but expensive.

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Posted 12 May 2013 - 10:31 PM

Hi Catherine,


I've never taken Iloprost so can't advise you from my own experience and I'm afraid I've been unable to find any information about the drug in tablet form. There is a link to Ilprost which may give you some more information, but it seems to deal with infusions of the medication, not tablets.


Sorry I can't give you more help, although we may have other members who can give you some first hand advice.


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Posted 14 May 2013 - 02:21 AM

Thanks for looking anyway and thanks for the reply

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Posted 14 May 2013 - 03:21 PM

Hello Catherine


I remember hearing it was not as effective as IV Iloprost but no more than that. What do you want to take it for, Raynaud's?


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