ALPHA DIP TABLET

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Composition for ALPHA DIP NA TABLET

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Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
115
₹11.5/tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Substitutes for ALPHA DIP

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of ALPHA DIP TABLET

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Uses of ALPHA DIP TABLET

Alpha dip tablet is used in the treatment of chest pain (angina), arrhythmias, heart attack and hypertension.
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Side effects of ALPHA DIP TABLET

Common

Nausea, Headache, Fatigue, Dizziness, Palpitations, Diarrhoea, Constipation, Abdominal pain, Slow heart rate, Breathlessness.

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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. It is better to take Alpha dip tablet with food.

How ALPHA DIP TABLET works

Alpha dip tablet blocks the action of certain chemical messengers on the heart and blood vessels. This effect reduces heartbeat, blood pressure, and strain on the heart following a heart attack.

In Depth Information on ALPHA DIP TABLET

Expert advice for ALPHA DIP TABLET

  • Labetalol may cause dizziness and lightheadedness. To avoid this, get up slowly after sitting or lying down.
  • The Labetalol may affect your blood sugar and cover up the symptoms of low blood sugar if you have diabetes.
  • Labetalol may reduce blood flow to your hands and feet, causing them to feel cold. Smoking may worsen this effect. Dress warmly and avoid the use of tobacco.
  • Consult your doctor whether to continue Labetalol before any scheduled surgery.
  • It is not the first-choice treatment for high blood pressure according to the latest guidelines, except if you have a heart failure or heart disease.
  • Adults over the age of 65 may be at greater risk for the side-effects.
Warnings
Special precautions for ALPHA DIP TABLET
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Labetalol and alcohol may have additive effects in lo
wering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Alpha dip 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.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
FORXIGA 5MG TABLET, FORXIGA 10MG TABLET, GLI 2MG TABLET, ZITA PLUS 20MG TABLET

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Labetalol, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for ALPHA DIP NA TABLET

Frequently asked questions for 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 labetalol cause blood sugar/weight gain/affect heart rate/insomnia/weight loss/ constipation/ frequent urination?
Labetalol 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 labetalol please inform the doctor immediately.