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Betacard-AM Tablet

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Primary uses of Betacard-AM Tablet

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Alcohol
MRP
15.3
₹1.53/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Betacard-AM Tablet

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Uses of Betacard-AM Tablet

Betacard-AM Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.
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Betacard-AM Tablet side effects

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Sleepiness, Headache, Ankle swelling, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Slow heart rate, Palpitations, Nausea, Edema (swelling), Constipation, Tiredness, Cold extremities.

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How to use Betacard-AM 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. Betacard-AM Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Betacard-AM Tablet works

Betacard-AM Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Amlodipine and atenolol which lower blood pressure effectively. Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker which works by relaxing blood vessels while atenolol is a beta blocker that works specifically on the heart to slow down the heart rate. Together, they make the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body.

In Depth Information on Betacard-AM Tablet

Betacard-AM Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Betacard-AM Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Atenolol and alcohol may have additive effects in lowering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Betacard-AM 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Betacard-AM Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Betacard-AM Tablet may cause side effects such as dizziness, headaches, nausea or tiredness, all of which could affect your ability to concentrate and drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Betacard-AM Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Betacard-AM Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended and can help in better dose adjustment.
Liver
CAUTION
Betacard-AM Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Betacard-AM Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Betacard-AM Tablet is started at a lower dose in patients with liver disease and further increased slowly with careful monitoring.

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