5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR


Uses of 5 Mono Tablet SR

5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of chest pain (angina).

5 Mono Tablet SR side effects

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Increased heart rate
  • Flushing of face
  • Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)

How to use 5 Mono Tablet SR

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. 5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR is to be taken empty stomach.

How 5 Mono Tablet SR works

5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR is a nitrate. It reduces the workload of the heart. As a result, the heart muscle does not need as much blood and oxygen supply.

5 Mono Tablet SR related warnings

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of 5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR is recommended.
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of 5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of 5 Mono Tablet SR?

If you miss a dose of 5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed 5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR for the prevention and treatment of heart-related chest pain (Angina).
  • Eat healthy (low-fat, high-fibre, low-sodium diet), quit smoking, increase your physical activity, watch your weight, and reduce stress.
  • 5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking 5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR as it may cause increased dizziness.
  • It may cause headaches which usually go away after a few days of continued treatment. Inform your doctor if it persists.
  • You may develop tolerance to 5 Mono 30 mg Tablet SR with time, meaning that the same dose may be less effective next time. Follow the prescribed dosing schedule to avoid this.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking 5 Mono with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Suvida Force
Brand(s): Joy On, One Up, Yuvagra
Brand(s): Tipitosin, Valthamet Bromide
Brand(s): Atroped, Atronir, Mydrat-J
Brand(s): Celparin, Oparin, V Parin


Q. Does 5 Mono cause erectile dysfunction (ed)/ lower blood pressure/hair loss?

5 Mono does not cause erectile dysfunction but should not be used with the drugs such as Viagra used to treat ED. Low blood pressure is a common side effect of 5 Mono. Hair loss is not common, but may occur in some especially in older (60+) females

Q. Is isosorbide mononitrate the same as isosorbide dinitrate?

Isosorbide mononitrate is the active metabolite of isosorbide dinitrate and is primarily used in the management of chronic stable angina. It has high bioavailability and a longer half-life (4-6 hours) than isosorbide dinitrate

Q. Can 5 Mono get you high?

No, 5 Mono does not get you high

Q. Is isosorbide mononitrate a beta blocker/ a blood thinner/ a calcium channel blocker/a statin /ace inhibitor/ a diuretic/ a narcotic?

No, isosorbide mononitrate is vasodilator. It is not a beta blocker, a blood thinner, a calcium channel blocker, ace inhibitor/ a diuretic or a statin. It is not a narcotic but narcotic symptoms may develop in some people

Q. Can 5 Mono be crushed/ cut half/ be split?

Do not crush, split, cut half or chew the 5 Mono tablets. Its efficacy may get reduce. Always follow your doctor’s advice regarding its use

Q. Can i take paracetamol with isosorbide mononitrate?

No interactions are found for paracetamol with isosorbide mononitrate, but it does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist

Q. Can 5 Mono be taken at night?

It is better to take 5 Mono in the morning during the time patients are active and leave them drug free during sleep.

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 18th Aug 2018.
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