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Carca Cr 20 MG Tablet 10

Carca Cr 20 MG Tablet 10

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    Uses :

    Carvedilol is used to lower blood pressure levels and prevent heart failure. Carvedilol is also used to treat heart problems such as irregular pumping of blood, after the heart attack. Additionally, carvedilol is used to treat signs and symptoms of angina.

    Mode of drug action


    Carvedilol is a beta-blocker. Carvedilol prevents heart failure by blocking beta-adrenergic receptors, thus, reducing the heart rate and myocardial oxygen demand. Carvedilol also decreases the systemic vascular resistance, which relaxes the blood vessels of the heart and allows the blood to flow easily.

    What are the common side effects?

    The common side effects of carvedilol include angina pectoris, hypotension, nausea, visual disturbance, hypotension, drowsiness or dizziness, diarrhea, impotence, dry eyes, fatigue, lack of energy or weakness

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Unsafe Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Carca CR may cause dizziness or tiredness when taken for the first time, so take the drug during bedtime. Avoid performing heavy tasks such as driving or working with machines.

    • Do not discontinue Carca CR drug suddenly, as it may cause abnormal heart rhythms or worsen the Carca CR side effects. So gradual tapering of the dose is required.

    • Do not take Carca CR if you are suffering from asthma, bronchitis or severe lung diseases.

    • Carca CR should not be stopped abruptly, the treatment should be continued throughout the life.

    • Do not take Carca CR tablet while using other beta-blockers or calcium channel blockers, as they may interact with Carca CR tablet and decrease the efficacy of the drug.

    What else should I know?

    1. I am alcoholic. How can I use carvedilol? Alcoholic should use the drug with caution. Avoid alcohol within two hours before or after taking the carvedilol drug.

    2. Can use tab carvedilol during breastfeeding? No, carvedilol may enter into breast milk and it can harm the baby.

    3. Can I use carvedilol tablet along with diuretics No, carvedilol drug may interact with diuretics and worsen the side effects of carvedilol.

    4. I am suffering from malaria. Can I use carvedilol? No, anti-malarial drugs such as mefloquine may cause alterations in the heart rhythms during concomitant use.

    5. I am diabetic. Can I take carvedilol? Consult with the doctor before using the medication and know the risks and benefits associated with the carvedilol drug.

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