Amiodar 200mg Tablet

icon
Micro Labs Ltd

Composition for Amiodar 200mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Lactation
135.34
₹13.53/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Amiodar Tablet

uses

Uses of Amiodar Tablet

Amiodar 200mg Tablet is used in the treatment of arrhythmias.
uses

Side effects of Amiodar Tablet

Common

Nausea, Constipation, Slow heart rate, Increased liver enzymes, Altered taste, Increased level of thyroid hormones, Corneal microdeposits, Photosensitivity, Decreased thyroid stimulating hormone, Tremor, Sleep disorder, Eczema.

uses

How to use Amiodar 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 can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Amiodar 200mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Amiodar Tablet works

Amiodar 200mg tablet is an anti-arrhythmic medicine. It regulates heart beat by blocking abnormal electrical signals in the heart.

In Depth Information on Amiodar Tablet

Expert advice for Amiodar Tablet

  • Do not start or continue amiodarone if you have signs of an allergic reaction like a rash, swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of your lips, face, throat or tongue
  • Do not take amiodarone if you have a slower than usual heartbeat (called sinus bradycardia) or an illness which causes irregular heartbeats called ‘sino-atrial’ heart block; have or any other problems with your heartbeat and do not have a pacemaker fitted.
  • Do not take amiodarone if you have thyroid problem, severe breathing problems, serious blood circulation problems, low blood pressure, weak heart (cardiomyopathy) or heart failure.
  • Avoid using amiodarone if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Amiodar 200mg Tablet
icon
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
icon
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Amiodar 200mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
UNSAFE
Amiodar 200mg Tablet is usafe to use during lactation. Data
suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby, or the mother is suffering from a condition in which breast feeding is not advisable.
...
+more
icon
Driving
Amiodar 200mg Tablet may cause blurring of your vision for a
short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
...
+more
icon
Kidney
SAFE
Amiodar 200mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Amiodar 200mg Tablet is recommended.

However, inform your doctor if you have an underlying kidney disease.
...
+more
icon
Liver
Amiodar 200mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients wit
h liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Amiodar 200mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Danavir 600mg Tablet, Lipicure 10mg Tablet, Ritomune 100mg Capsule, Gesicard 20mg Injection

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Amiodarone, 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 Amiodar 200mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Amiodarone

Q. Is amiodarone a beta blocker or an ace inhibitor or a diuretic or an inotrope?
No. Amiodarone is belongs to a group of drugs called antiarrhythmics. It works by relaxing overactive heart muscles
Q. Is amiodarone rich in iodine?
Yes. Amiodarone contains iodine
Amiodar is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
It can be dangerous if taken in inappropriate doses
Yes, Amiodar is dialyzed
Q. Can I take amiodarone with Viagra(sildenafil) or Tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen or Benadryl (diphenhydramine)?
Drugs like Viagra(sildenafil), Tylenol (acetaminophen), ibuprofen or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can increase the side-effects of amiodarone, and vice verca. Please consult your doctor before taking amiodarone with any other drug
Yes, it causes low blood pressure, dizziness
Q. Does it causes constipation?
Yes, it causes constipation
Amiodar is an antiarrhythmic agent known to cause prolongation of QT interval and controls the heart rate
No, Amiodar does not stimulate T4 receptors directly
Amiodar can cause swelling due to allergic reaction.
+more

User Submitted Feedback For Amiodar 200mg Tablet

One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Amiodar 200mg Tablet: GNC, MPC, HEX, DYG, MMS, SJP, HGI, OIP, DFP, BLP, EQN, EMB, 9T9, JIV, SHP, IPL, ZVP, ATL, SWA, LHA, AGT, USF, SBL, PSP, DEL, PTS, RPP, FGH, OHM, ADT, NWP, PLT, OLT, AAY, GTK, DLP, JMJ, GPT, BTM, RUS, NDP, AAR, PNT, SAT, SSA, AYU, PEN, MAX, OWP, HIP, ATP, RSS, STA, BIO, KHH, NVL, MAK, DDR, HBV, DPP, LCC, SBA, RJH, WSI, BSN, SHM, MOM, RKS, GTC

Substitutes for Amiodar Tablet

₹9.34/Tablet
save 31%
₹11.47/Tablet
save 15%
Cordarone X 200mg Tablet
Sanofi India Ltd
₹11.51/Tablet
save 15%
Duron 200mg Tablet
Samarth Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
₹9.0/Tablet
save 34%
Amiodon 200mg Tablet
Neon Laboratories Ltd
₹11.25/Tablet
save 17%
Top Cardiologists
doctor
Dr. Balbir Singh
MBBS, MD, DM, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.8
doctor
4.7
doctor
Dr. Sanjay Sharma
MBBS, MD, DM
4.7
doctor
Dr. Pankaj Kumar Singh
MBBS, MD, Diploma
4.9
doctor
Dr. Sumeet Sethi
MBBS, DNB, DM
4.6
cross img