Cortel LN Tablet
Cortel Ln Tablet is known to be channel blocker of calcium. It aids in treating high blood pressure. Cortel Ln Tablet stops the calcium activity on the blood vessels and the heart. As a result there is an increase in the supply of blood to the heart. This in turn helps lower blood pressure as well as slows down the heart rate.
Moreover, Cortel Ln Tablet effectively helps to reduce strain on the heart in case of a heart attack. The drug is meant to be taken orally and its dosage may vary from 5 mg to 10 mg. In case of some individuals a dosage as high as 20 mg may also be prescribed. Cortel Ln Tablet should be consumed once or even twice daily depending on the dosage and intensity of the condition.
Although the consumption of Cortel Ln Tablet tablets may not lead to any side effects in some patients, other can suffer from side effects like-
Pain in the chest area
Nausea and dizziness
flushing of the face, neck and even ears
Detailed information on allergies, other health issues and conditions should also be thoroughly discussed. Certain factors that should be kept in mind by patients who are taking this drug regularly include-
Do not consume grapefruit juice when on Cortel Ln Tablet
Driving should be avoided as dizziness is one of the side effects of the medicine.
Do not stop taking Cortel Ln Tablet suddenly. It may result in worsening of hypertension
In case of any severe reaction or side effect to Cortel Ln Tablet it is best that one should consult their doctor as soon as possible. This drug should not be taken unless it is prescribed by a doctor. Before taking Cortel Ln Tablet, one should inform their doctor about the medication that they are currently under.
Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Internal Medicine Specialist before using this medicine.
The medicine is useful in treating and preventing the following conditions:
Cortel 20 Tablet
Cortel 40 Tablet
Cortel 80 Tablet
Cortel 80 Tablet 15
Cortel LN Tablet
Cortel M 25MG Tablet
Cortel M 50MG Tablet
Cortel Trio Tablet
Cortel-CH 40/12.5 Tablet
Cortel-CH 40/6.25 Tablet
Cortel-H 40 Tablet
Cortel-H 80 Tablet
Side effects that can occur because of consuming this medication are:
Missed Dose instructions
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for the next scheduled dose, then the missed dose can be skipped.
Contact your doctor immediately if an overdose is suspected. You may require immediate medical intervention if the overdose symptoms are severe.
Cortel Ln Tablet is a calcium channel blocker. It works by inhibiting the entry of calcium into the cardiac and vascular smooth muscles and prevents the contraction of the muscles and thereby reduces the blood pressure.