Brand Names : Trental, oxypentifylline
- Blood viscosity-reducing agent
improves the flow of blood through blood vessels. It is used to reduce leg
pain caused by poor blood circulation. Pentoxifylline makes it possible to
walk farther before having to rest because of leg cramps.
Pentoxifylline is available only with your doctor's prescription, in the
following dosage form:
Extended-release tablets (U.S. and Canada)
Some commonly used brand names are:
In the U.S. -
In Canada -
Generic name product may be available in the U.S. and Canada.
Another commonly used name is oxypentifylline