Medicine Overview of Alpha Dip Tablet
Side effects of Alpha Dip Tablet
Fatigue, Headache, Dizziness, Decreased blood pressure.
How to use Alpha Dip 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. Alpha Dip Tablet is to be taken with food.
How Alpha Dip Tablet works
Alpha Dip Tablet is an alpha and beta blocker. It works by slowing down the heart rate and relaxing blood vessels which makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood around the body.
In Depth Information on Alpha Dip Tablet
Expert advice for Alpha Dip Tablet
- May cause dizziness in the first few days.
- Check your blood pressure 1 week after starting Alpha dip, and inform your doctor if it hasn't improved.
- May cause fatigue and erectile dysfunction.
- Can hide symptoms of low blood sugar. Be careful if you're diabetic.
- Should not be discontinued abruptly as it may increase the chances of a heart attack or other heart problems.
Alpha Dip Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Alpha Dip Tablet
Taking Labetalol and alcohol may have additive effects in lo+more
wering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate....
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Alpha Dip Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Alpha Dip Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Alpha Dip Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or+more
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Alpha Dip Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Alpha Dip Tablet is recommended.+more
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease. Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended for better dose adjustment....
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease. Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended for better dose adjustment.
Alpha Dip Tablet should be used with caution in patients wit+more
h liver disease. Dose adjustment of Alpha Dip Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
K-Vog 0.3mg Tablet MD, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Voglistar 0.3mg Tablet MD, Vogli 0.3mg Tablet MD
Frequently asked questions about Alpha Dip Tablet
Frequently asked questions about Labetalol
Q. Is labetalol a blood thinner/ diuretic/ vasodilator/ water pill/ addictive?
Labetalol is not a blood thinner/ diuretic/ vasodilator/ water pill/ addictive. It is a beta blocker used for reduction of blood pressure
Q. Can I take labetalol with ibuprofen/ tylenol/ benadryl/ aspirin/ tums/ paracetamol/ aleve/ Sudafed/ phentermine?
Labetalol is not known to interact with Benadryl (anti-allergy)/ tums (antacid)/ Sudafed (cough medication)/ phentermine (appetite suppressant). Labetalol is known to interact with ibuprofen (pain killer)/ tylenol (pain killer) / aspirin (pain killer)/ paracetamol/ aleve (pain killer). Labetalol interacts with a variety of drugs and hence the doctor's advice must be strictly followed on taking any drug along with it
Q. Does Alpha dip cause blood sugar/weight gain/affect heart rate/insomnia/weight loss/ constipation/ frequent urination?
Alpha dip is known to cause blood sugar/ weight gain/ affect heart rate. It is not usually known to cause insomnia/ weight loss/ constipation/ frequent urination. If any side effect is observed while on therapy with Alpha dip please inform the doctor immediately.
Substitutes for Alpha Dip
No substitutes found for this medicine