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Caditone 12.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Caditone 12.5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Caditone 12.5mg Tablet

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₹2.2/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Caditone Tablet

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Uses of Caditone Tablet

Caditone 12.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure, heart failure and chest pain (Angina).
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Caditone Tablet side effects

Common

Decreased blood pressure, Headache, Fatigue, Dizziness.

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How to use Caditone 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. Caditone 12.5mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Caditone Tablet works

Caditone 12.5mg 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 Caditone Tablet

Expert advice for Caditone Tablet

  • May cause dizziness in the first few days.
  • Check your blood pressure 1 week after starting Caditone, 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.
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Caditone Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Caditone Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Carvedilol with 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
Caditone 12.5mg 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.
Lactation
Caditone 12.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Caditone 12.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Caditone 12.5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Caditone 12.5mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease. Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended for dose adjustment.
Liver
CAUTION
Caditone 12.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Caditone 12.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Caditone 12.5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Caditone Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Carvedilol

Caditone belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Caditone relaxes and widens the blood vessels, making it easier for a weak heart to pump blood at a slower rate and hence reducing the blood pressure and strain on your heart.
Caditone is used for the treatment of high blood pressure, angina (chest pain that occurs when the arteries that supply your heart with blood carrying oxygen are narrowed which causes less oxygen to reach your heart muscles (angina) and for heart failure (weakening of heart muscles).
Caditone is safe when taken at a dose for the duration as instructed by your doctor.
Caditone is not known to cause hair loss. Please inform the doctor about any new symptom that occurs after starting Caditone.
Caditone belongs to a class of medication call beta-blockers. It is not a blood thinner.
No, Caditone is not a statin. It belongs to a class of medication call beta-blockers.
No, Caditone is not an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It belongs to a class of medication call beta-blockers
No, Caditone is not a diuretic. Caditone belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Swelling (fluid overload) has not been seen as a side effect of Caditone. There could be an increase in the symptoms of heart failure like fluid overload (or swelling) after you start taking Caditone. Please consult your doctor as it may worsen your underlying heart condition.
No, Caditone is not a calcium channel blocker. Caditone belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
No, Caditone is not an anticoagulant. It belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
No, Caditone is not a nitrate. Caditone belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Q. Can I take Caditone with lisinopril?
Caditone and lisinopril both lower the blood pressure. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Caditone with sildenafil?
Caditone and sildenafil may increase each other's effects. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together as there could be more side effects of taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Caditone with hydrochlorothiazide?
Caditone and hydrochlorothiazide both lower blood pressure. Also, Caditone increases and hydrochlorothiazide decreases serum potassium. The effect of interaction is not clear, please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
An increase in cough is has been reported as one of the side effects of Caditone. Please consult your doctor in case you experience an increase in cough or you start experiencing cough after taking Caditone.
Q. Can I take Caditone with ibuprofen?
Ibuprofen may decrease the blood pressure lowering effects of Caditone due to water and sodium retention. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Caditone with paracetamol (acetaminophen)?
Paracetamol (acetaminophen) may decrease the blood pressure lowering effects of Caditone due to water and sodium retention. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Caditone with naproxen?
Naproxen may decrease the blood pressure lowering effects of Caditone due to water and sodium retention. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Yes, Caditone can cause weight gain. Sometimes, the symptoms of your heart failure may worsen while taking Caditone, particularly at the start of your treatment. This may result in increased symptoms (e.g. tiredness, shortness of breath) and signs of fluid retention (e.g. weight gain and swelling of the legs). Caditone should always be taken after consultation with a doctor.
Erectile dysfunction has been reported as an uncommon side effect of Caditone. Please consult your doctor if you having the problem before the start of Caditone or if you experience this side effect after the start treatment.
Yes, Caditone can lower heart rate especially if more than required dose is taken. Please consult your doctor in case you have taken an overdose Caditone or you are experiencing this symptom while taking Caditone.
Caditone has not been reported to cause constipation. Please consult your doctor in case you experience constipation while taking Caditone.
No, Caditone does not contain any diuretic substance in it.
A headache has been reported as one of the very common side effects of Caditone. Please consult if you experience frequent headaches while taking Caditone as the dose may need to be changed.
Caditone is not an alpha blocker. It belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Fatigue has been reported as a very common side effect of Caditone. Please talk to your doctor if you experience this symptom as your dose may need to be changed.
Yes, Caditone can cause dizziness as a side effect. It is a very common side effect associated with its use and will mainly occur at the start of the treatment. Kindly talk to your doctor if you experience this side effect, you may need to take some precautions.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Caditone with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Caditone with Chlorpropamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpropamide: Diabinese
Caditone with Tolbutamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
Caditone with Saroglitazar
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Saroglitazar: Lipaglyn, Bilypsa
Caditone with Miglitol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Miglitol: Glock, Glybloc, Mignar, Misobit, Euglitol, Miglit
Caditone with Prazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Prazosin: Biozocin, Renopress, Minipress, Prazopill, Pracept, Resplend, Prazolin, Prazopress, Prazocip
Caditone with Doxazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard, Doxacard
Caditone with Naftopidil
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil, Naftomax
Caditone with Terazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress, Vicard T, Hytrin, Teradip, Olyster, Terakare, Teralfa, Zytrin
Caditone with Alfuzosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo, Xelflo, Velfu, Flotral, Fual, Emzosin, Alfman
Caditone with Phenoxybenzamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben, Fenoxene
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