Curantil or Thrombo ACC, drug choice

Both medicines are intended for the treatment and prevention of circulatory disorders, myocardial infarction, thrombosis and thromboembolism. They inhibit platelet aggregation and improve blood microcirculation.

Indications for the use of funds are similar, but slightly different. “Curantil” is used not only for the treatment of diseases of the cardiovascular system, but also as an inducer of interferon and immunomodulator for influenza and acute respiratory viral infections. “Thrombo ACC” is used only for the prevention of cardiovascular diseases and also has anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic properties.

“Curantil” is available in the form of dragees and contains dipyridamole. “Thrombo ACC” is in the form of tablets and contains acetylsalicylic acid.

The remedies have several identical contraindications, but Curantil has a lot more. Contraindications depend on the active substance.

The main difference of “Curantyl” is that it can be used during pregnancy and lactation according to the doctor’s testimony. The second medication is contraindicated in lactation, and it is also not recommended to use it during pregnancy. But as practice shows, many pregnant women took Trombo ACC in the 1-2 trimester according to the doctor’s testimony and tolerated it well, while no harm was done to the fetus.

Curantil is produced in Germany and has a prescription form of leave. The production of “Trombo ASSA” is engaged in an Austrian company, the drug is dispensed without a prescription.

In case of circulatory disorders and diseases of the cardiovascular system, special medications can help to prevent the development of complications. The drugs “Curantil” and “Thrombo ACC” help to normalize thrombosis and to expand blood vessels. The article will discuss which of them is better and more effective.


A vasodilating drug used to treat circulatory disorders. It inhibits platelet aggregation (gluing together), improves blood microcirculation, and promotes vasodilation.

The drug is available in the form of dragees. The main active ingredient is dipyridamole.


Indications for use:

  1. Disorders of blood microcirculation (as part of complex therapy).
  2. Prevention and therapy of cerebrovascular accidents.
  3. Prevention of coronary heart disease.
  4. Encephalopathy.
  5. Prevention of thrombosis and their complications.
  6. Prevention of thromboembolism after surgery on the heart and blood vessels.
  7. Prevention and treatment of placental insufficiency during pregnancy with complications.
  8. Prevention and treatment of influenza and SARS (as an immunomodulator and interferon inducer).

The drug can not be used with:

  • Hypersensitivity to the components.
  • Decompensated heart failure.
  • Unstable angina pectoris.
  • Acute myocardial infarction.
  • Common stenotic atherosclerosis.
  • Subaortic aortic stenosis.
  • Collapse.
  • Arterial hypotension.
  • Severe arterial hypertension.
  • Severe heart rhythm disturbances.
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
  • Chronic renal and hepatic insufficiency.
  • Hemorrhagic diathesis.
  • Internal bleeding.
  • Diseases in which there is an increased risk of bleeding.
  • Peptic ulcer.

During pregnancy, the medication can be used according to indications. It is made in Germany. Released by prescription.

Trombo ASS

An antiplatelet agent with NSAID properties (thanks to acetylsalicylic acid). Reduces blood coagulation due to decreased platelet aggregation. It also has anti-inflammatory, antipyretic and analgesic effects.

Trombo ASS

Available in tablet form. The main active ingredient is acetylsalicylic acid.

Indications for use:

  1. Primary and secondary prevention of myocardial infarction.
  2. Reducing the risk of developing myocardial infarction in patients with coronary heart disease.
  3. Prevention of cerebrovascular accidents.
  4. Prevention of the development of thrombosis and thromboembolism (after surgery on the heart and blood vessels, coronary artery bypass grafting, etc.).

The tool can not be used with:

  • Hypersensitivity to the components.
  • Gastrointestinal ulcer in the acute stage.
  • Nephrolithiasis.
  • Blood clotting disorders.
  • Internal bleeding and diseases in which there is an increased risk of bleeding.
  • Gipoprombonemia.
  • Intolerance to aspirin, polyps in the nose, bronchial asthma (“aspirin triad”).
  • Glucose-6-osfadehydrogenase deficiency.
  • At the age of less than 18 years.
  • During lactation.

It is not recommended to use “Thrombo ACC” during pregnancy. It is made in Austria. It is released without a prescription.

What to choose

Only a doctor should prescribe a drug. Self-medication can lead to complications and side effects.

Pregnant and lactating is better to use “Curantil”, since it is not contraindicated in these periods. At the time of therapy, it is recommended to stop feeding the baby with breast milk so as not to cause side effects.

Both drugs are used for the treatment and prevention of blood microcirculation disorders (including cerebrovascular accident), myocardial infarction, thrombosis and thromboembolism. Curantil is also suitable for the treatment of discirculatory encephalopathy.

To expand the blood vessels, “Curantil” is prescribed. In the event that the blood is thick and you want to make it more liquid, then use “Thrombo ACC”.

If there are polyps in the nose, then the first medication should be chosen.

Both drugs are not independent drugs and are used only as part of complex therapy.

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