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. Alphadopa 500mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time. Avoid Alphadopa 500mg Tablet with high protein meals such as cottage cheese, Swiss cheese, protein powder, eggs and milk.
Alphadopa 500mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Alphadopa 500mg 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.
Alphadopa 500mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation.
Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Alphadopa 500mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Alphadopa 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Alphadopa 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Regular blood pressure monitoring is recommended for dose adjustment.
Alphadopa 500mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Alphadopa 500mg 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.
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No Side Effect
Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)
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Alphadopa is known to cause tiredness, dry mouth and swelling. However it does not cause weight gain, lower heart rate, cause birth defects. Please consult your doctor if you experience such side effects.