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Cetanil-M 10/50 MG Tablet 10

Cetanil-M 10/50 MG Tablet 10

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    Uses :

    Cilnidipine Cilnidipine is used for management of hypertension (high blood pressure). Metoprolol Metoprolol is used in the treatment of hypertension, chest pain relief (i.e. angina), and irregular heartbeat. It is also used for reducing the risk of death in patients with heart attack.

    Mode of drug action


    Cilnidipine Cilnidipine is a calcium channel blocker. It blocks the influx of calcium ions and blocks the activity of calcium channels in the muscles of the blood vessel and heart. This causes the relaxation of blood vessels that facilitates easy flow of blood against reduced resistance. It also increases the supply of oxygen to the heart muscles. Metoprolol Metoprolol is a beta-blocker which reduces the workload of the heart, reducing the chest pain. It reduces the amount of blood pumped by the heart, thus, lowering the blood pressure.

    What are the common side effects?

    Cilnidipine The most common side effects of cilnidipine are loss of vision, depression, abnormal liver function test, dizziness, eye pain, fever, flushing, gingival hyperplasia, low blood pressure, headache, and muscle pain. Metoprolol The common side effects of metoprolol are constipation or diarrhea, dizziness, dry mouth, gas, headache, heartburn, muscle pain, vomiting, nausea, stomach pain, trouble sleeping, unusual tiredness or weakness.

    Warning

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

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Take Cetanil M exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Do not over dose it.

    • Inform the doctor about the use of Cetanil M before undergoing any scheduled surgery. .

    • Do not consume alcohol while taking the drug Cetanil M .

    • Do not take the drug Cetanil M during pregnancy and breastfeeding without consulting a doctor.

    • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery while taking the drug Cetanil M .

    • Be cautious while taking Cetanil M drug in case of renal impairment.

    What else should I know?

    1. How long should I use cilnidipine ? The duration of the treatment will be suggested by the doctor depending on the patient’s health condition.

    2. Should I take cilnidipine with or without food? Cilnidipine should be taken after food to avoid stomach upset.

    3. Does cilnidipine cause addiction? No, it does not cause any addiction.

    4. Does cilnidipine cause kidney damage? Prolonged use of the cilnidipine drug causes kidney damage.

    5. Does cilnidipine cause impotence? Cilnidipine is reported to cause impotence, talk to your doctor before using the drug. Metoprolol

    1. How should I store metoprolol tablets? Store the tablets at room temperature, away from heat, moisture and children.

    2. Can I suggest metoprolol tablets to any other persons who are having chest pain? You should never prescribe any medicine to others. A doctor will decide the right drug and dosage for his/her patient.

    3. Should I stop taking metoprolol if I feel tired for several days with the drug? It is common to feel tired for few weeks with metoprolol. But you should still continue taking the drug. Talk to your doctor if you develop any other symptoms.

    4. What should I do if have overdose with metoprolol? You may experience symptoms such as shortness of breath, or slow breath, fainting and weakness if you have an overdose with the drug. You should immediately contact a doctor for help.

    5. How can I avoid dizziness with metoprolol? You should change your positions (i.e. sitting or standing or lying down) slowly to prevent dizziness and falls. In the case you feel dizzy, immediately sit down slowly.

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