Cardinorm 12.5mg Tablet

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Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Cardinorm 12.5mg Tablet

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₹4.81/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Cardinorm Tablet

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Uses of Cardinorm Tablet

Cardinorm 12.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of chest pain (Angina), hypertension and heart failure.
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Side effects of Cardinorm Tablet

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Decreased blood pressure, Headache, Fatigue, Dizziness.

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How to use Cardinorm 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 Cardinorm 12.5mg Tablet with food.

How Cardinorm Tablet works

Cardinorm 12.5mg tablet is an alpha and beta blocker. It lowers blood pressure by slowing heart rate and relaxing blood vessels to improve blood flow to organ.

In Depth Information on Cardinorm Tablet

Expert advice for Cardinorm Tablet

  • Do not take carvedilol if you are allergic to carvedilol or any of the other ingredient of this medicine, or other beta-blockers.
  • Do not drive or operate machines if you have just begun taking carvedilol or have had a change of dose, as carvedilol may cause dizziness or tiredness. 
  • Do not stop taking this medicine suddenly.
  • The medicine can cause fatigue and erectile dysfunction.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Cardinorm 12.5mg Tablet
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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.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Cardinorm 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.
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Lactation
Cardinorm 12.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Cardinorm 12.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tir
ed, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Cardinorm 12.5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Cardinorm 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.
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Liver
CAUTION
Cardinorm 12.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Cardinorm 12.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Cardinorm 12.5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Voglitab 0.3mg Tablet, Gli 2mg Tablet, Diaset 2mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Cardinorm 12.5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Carvedilol

Cardinorm belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Cardinorm 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.
Cardinorm 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).
Cardinorm is safe when taken at a dose for the duration as instructed by your doctor.
Cardinorm is not known to cause hair loss. Please inform the doctor about any new symptom that occurs after starting Cardinorm.
Cardinorm belongs to a class of medication call beta-blockers. It is not a blood thinner.
No, Cardinorm is not a statin. It belongs to a class of medication call beta-blockers.
No, Cardinorm is not an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It belongs to a class of medication call beta-blockers
No, Cardinorm is not a diuretic. Cardinorm belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Swelling (fluid overload) has not been seen as a side effect of Cardinorm. There could be an increase in the symptoms of heart failure like fluid overload (or swelling) after you start taking Cardinorm. Please consult your doctor as it may worsen your underlying heart condition.
No, Cardinorm is not a calcium channel blocker. Cardinorm belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
No, Cardinorm is not an anticoagulant. It belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
No, Cardinorm is not a nitrate. Cardinorm belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Q. Can I take Cardinorm with lisinopril?
Cardinorm and lisinopril both lower the blood pressure. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cardinorm with sildenafil?
Cardinorm 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 Cardinorm with hydrochlorothiazide?
Cardinorm and hydrochlorothiazide both lower blood pressure. Also, Cardinorm 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 Cardinorm. Please consult your doctor in case you experience an increase in cough or you start experiencing cough after taking Cardinorm.
Q. Can I take Cardinorm with ibuprofen?
Ibuprofen may decrease the blood pressure lowering effects of Cardinorm due to water and sodium retention. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cardinorm with paracetamol (acetaminophen)?
Paracetamol (acetaminophen) may decrease the blood pressure lowering effects of Cardinorm due to water and sodium retention. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cardinorm with naproxen?
Naproxen may decrease the blood pressure lowering effects of Cardinorm due to water and sodium retention. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Yes, Cardinorm can cause weight gain. Sometimes, the symptoms of your heart failure may worsen while taking Cardinorm, 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). Cardinorm should always be taken after consultation with a doctor.
Erectile dysfunction has been reported as an uncommon side effect of Cardinorm. Please consult your doctor if you having the problem before the start of Cardinorm or if you experience this side effect after the start treatment.
Yes, Cardinorm can lower heart rate especially if more than required dose is taken. Please consult your doctor in case you have taken an overdose Cardinorm or you are experiencing this symptom while taking Cardinorm.
Cardinorm has not been reported to cause constipation. Please consult your doctor in case you experience constipation while taking Cardinorm.
No, Cardinorm does not contain any diuretic substance in it.
A headache has been reported as one of the very common side effects of Cardinorm. Please consult if you experience frequent headaches while taking Cardinorm as the dose may need to be changed.
Cardinorm 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 Cardinorm. Please talk to your doctor if you experience this symptom as your dose may need to be changed.
Yes, Cardinorm 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.
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