Aldo 10 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Aldo Tablet

Aldo 10 Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure and chest pain (angina).

Aldo Tablet side effects

Common
  • Fatigue
  • Ankle swelling
  • Sleepiness
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness
  • Palpitations
  • Edema (swelling)
  • Abdominal pain

How to use Aldo Tablet

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. Aldo 10 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Aldo Tablet works

Aldo 10 Tablet is a calcium channel blocker. It works by relaxing blood vessels which makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body.

Aldo Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Aldo 10 Tablet 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.
Lactation
Aldo 10 Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Aldo 10 Tablet may cause side effects such as dizziness, headaches, nausea or tiredness, all of which could affect your ability to concentrate and drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Aldo 10 Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Aldo 10 Tablet is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
Aldo 10 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Aldo 10 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Aldo 10 Tablet is started at a lower dose in patients with liver disease and further increased slowly with careful monitoring.

What if you miss a dose of Aldo Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Aldo 10 Tablet, 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.
Aldo 10 Tablet
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Aldo 10 Tablet to improve your blood pressure and/or to reduce the number and severity of angina attacks.
  • Lowering blood pressure reduces the chance of future heart attack & stroke.
  • It can cause ankle or foot swelling. Raise your legs while you are sitting down. Talk to your doctor if it does not go away.
  • A sudden drop in your blood pressure may occur, especially when you first start taking Aldo 10 Tablet. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Take it at the same time every day to help you remember to take it.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Aldo with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Indizole, Itracip, Itraspan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Rosidoc, Rosustin, Rosucad
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ranisol, Vepred
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Aldo

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High blood pressure and diabetes
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
just telling high BP and sugar wil not help in giving u medicinetell the details since when u have diabetes and hypertensionwhat medicine u taking for bothand also do following blood testHba1c, Blood sugar ( fasting & PP), Urine routine, CBC, ESR, Lipid profile, Thyroid profile, Serum creatinine, BUN, eGFR, AST & ALT
How to maintain high blood pressure?What type of restrictions in High blood pressure?
Dr. Saurabh Arora
Heart Specialist
Avoid fried food and extra salts and regular exercise
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FAQs

Q. What is Aldo used for?

Aldo is indicated for the treatment of high blood pressure (hypertension), angina pectoris (pain in the chest caused by blockages in the arteries leading to the heart) or chest pain classed as vasospastic angina pectoris (or Prinzmetal’s angina).

Q. Is Aldo a calcium channel blocker and how does it works?

Aldo is a calcium channel blocker. In patients with high blood pressure, it works by relaxing blood vessels, so that blood passes through them more easily. In patients with angina, it works by improving blood supply to the heart muscle, which then receives more oxygen, and hence, prevents chest pain. It does not provide immediate relief of chest pain from angina.

Q. Is Aldo safe?

Aldo is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

Q. Can I take Aldo at night?

Aldo can be taken at night. You should take Aldo at the same time each day with a glass of water.

Q. Can I take Aldo and aspirin?

Aldo can be taken with aspirin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Aldo with sildenafil?

Both Aldo and sildenafil cause a lowering the blood pressure. So, taking the two medicines together could be harmful. Please consult your doctor before taking them together.

Q. Is Aldo a beta blocker?

Aldo is not a beta blocker. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.

Q. Is Aldo safe for kidneys?

Aldo is not known to damage kidneys. However, Aldo can cause urinary disorders like difficulty in passing urine, increased the need to urinate at night, increased number of times of passing urine as an uncommon side effect.

Q. Is Aldo a diuretic?

Aldo is not a diuretic. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.

Q. Is Aldo a blood thinner?

Aldo is not a blood thinner. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.

Q. Is Aldo a statin?

Aldo is not a statin. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.

Q. Is Aldo an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor?

Aldo is not an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.

Q. Does Aldo cause tachycardia?

Aldo can rarely cause changes in heart rate, which can be an increase (tachycardia) or a decrease in heart rate (bradycardia) or an irregular heart rate. Please consult your doctor if you experience any changes in your heart rate while taking Aldo.

Q. Does Aldo cause pedal edema (swelling of the ankles)?

Aldo can cause pedal edema (swelling of the ankles). Please consult your doctor if you have pedal edema while taking Aldo.

Q. Does Aldo increase creatinine?

Aldo has not been reported to increase creatinine levels. Please consult your doctor if you have increased creatinine levels while taking Aldo as it requires proper diagnosis and management.

Q. Does Aldo cause erectile dysfunction?

Erectile dysfunction is an uncommon side effect of Aldo. Please consult your doctor if you experience erectile dysfunction when you are taking Aldo.

Q. Does Aldo cause bradycardia (decreased heart rate)?

Aldo can rarely cause changes in heart rate, which can be an increase (tachycardia) or a decrease in heart rate (bradycardia) or an irregular heart rate. Please consult your doctor if you experience any changes in your heart rate while taking Aldo.

Q. Does Aldo cause weight gain?

Aldo can cause changes in weight, it can either cause weight gain or weight loss. However, these changes are very rare. Please consult your doctor if you experience a change in weight while taking Aldo.

Q. Does Aldo cause joint pain (arthralgia)?

Aldo can cause joint pain (arthralgia). Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive joint pains while taking Aldo.

Q. Does Aldo cause cough?

Aldo can cause cough, but it is a very rare side effect. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive coughing while taking Aldo.

Q. Does Aldo cause dry mouth?

Aldo can cause dry mouth as an uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive dryness of mouth after taking Aldo.

Q. Can I take Aldo without food?

Aldo can be taken before or after food and drinks. Aldo should be taken same time each day with a glass of water. Do not take Aldo with grapefruit juice.

Q. Can I take Aldo with milk?

There are no specific recommendations on the use of Aldo with milk. However, it can be taken before or after food and drinks.

Q. Can I take Aldo with lisinopril?

Aldo can be taken with lisinopril. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, as both the medicines have a blood pressure lowering effect, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Aldo with ibuprofen?

Aldo can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Aldo with metoprolol?

Aldo and metoprolol both have a blood pressure lowering effect. So, taking both the medicines together can be harmful. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Aldo with losartan?

Aldo and losartan both have a blood pressure lowering effect. So, taking both the medicines together can be harmful. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Aldo with ramipril?

Aldo and ramipril both have a blood pressure lowering effect. So, taking both the medicines together can be harmful. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Aldo with simvastatin?

Aldo can increase the levels of simvastatin, causing an increased tendency towards myopathy (muscle pain) and rhabdomyolysis (increased breakdown of muscle). The dose of simvastatin may need to be reduced when giving along with Aldo . Please consult your doctor.

Q. Can I take Aldo with atorvastatin?

Aldo can be taken with atorvastatin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions may occur as interactions have been reported between simvastatin (belongs to the same class). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can the use of Aldo cause gout?

Aldo does not cause gout. It may cause joint pains (arthralgia). Please consult your doctor in case you have any signs and symptoms of gout as you may need treatment for the same.
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