Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet is used for Hypertension, Angina pectoris, Heart failure and other conditions. Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet contains Cilnidipine and Metoprolol Succinate as active ingredients.
Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet works by blocking the activity of calcium channels in the blood vessels to reduce blood pressure; suppressing the beta 2-adrenoreceptors activity; possessing the beta-blocking activity;
Detailed information related to Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
Shortness of breath
Congestive heart failure
Digestive tract disorders
Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet may also cause side-effects not listed here.
If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
Before using Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
Discontinue in case of ischemic pain following administration
Do not stop taking drug suddenly in case of angina
patients with ischemic heart disease
patients with peripheral vascular disease
Interactions with Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
When not to use Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet
Hypersensitivity to Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
Acute myocardial infarction
Preexisting heart conditions
decompensated cardiac failure
heart block greater than first degree
sick sinus syndrome
Composition and Active Ingredients
Cilamet XL 20/50 Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Cilnidipine – 20mg
Metoprolol Succinate – 50mg