Dilzem CD 180 Capsule
Dilzem Cd 180Mg Capsule Er obstructs calcium function, to effectively relax heart muscles and blood vessels. The drug is prescribed to patients who suffer from high blood pressure issues or have angina. Patients with various disorders of the heart rhythm may also be prescribed Dilzem Cd 180Mg Capsule Er. The medicine is taken orally and the dosage should be strictly taken according to the prescription. This is primarily because Dilzem Cd 180Mg Capsule Er can cause certain side effects, which may aggravate if the dosage is not right. Some side effects of Dilzem Cd 180Mg Capsule Er are-
Problems with breathing
nausea and weakness
dark urine and stool
pain in the stomach
sore throat and fever
Other side effects may also occur, in which case a doctor should be immediately considered.
The medicine is generally not prescribed to patients with severe heart problems, for instance an AV block or suffer from hypotension. It is also not recommended for patients who have had a heart attack very recently. Doctors should be informed about any kidney problems, liver disease or allergies to make sure that the drug is safe for consumption. It is also not recommended for pregnant women or mothers who are breast feeding, unless absolutely essential. It is available either in the form of a table or a capsule, the drug is meant to be taken orally. Stopping the medicine suddenly can lead to severe consequences. In case the drug needs to be stopped it should be done gradually. It is always best that patients on Dilzem Cd 180Mg Capsule Er keep checking their blood pressure to ensure that it is at the desired level. Dilzem Cd 180Mg Capsule Er should be stored at room temperature and kept away from heat as well as moisture. An over dose of the drug can be highly fatal. Emergency medical aid should be acquired in this case.
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 Cardiologist before using this medicine.
Dilzem Cd 180Mg Capsule Er is used in the treatment of hypertension which is an increase in the blood pressure caused by genetic and environmental factors.
Angina Pectoris Prophylaxis
Dilzem Cd 180Mg Capsule Er is used in the treatment of angina pectoris which is a type of heart disease characterized by chest pain caused due to emotional stress and smoking.
Dilzem Cd 180Mg Capsule Er is used in the treatment of atrial fibrillation which is a type of heart disease characterized by irregular and fast heart rate.
Dilzem Cd 180Mg Capsule Er is used in the treatment of supraventricular tachycardia which is a type of heart disease characterized by fast heartbeat.
Swelling Of The Hands, Ankles, Feet Or Lower Legs
Acid Or Sour Stomach
Missed Dose instructions
The missed dose can be taken as soon as you remember. However, the missed dose should be skipped if it is almost time for your next dose.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
This medication belongs to the class non-dihydropyridine calcium-channel blocker. It works by inhibiting the influx of calcium into the myocardial cells and vascular smooth muscle cells and thus inhibit the contraction of muscles and dilate the coronary and smooth muscle arteries.