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Cilidus 20 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Overview

Introduction of Cilidus Tablet

Cilidus 20 mg Tablet is a medicine used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure) and angina (heart- related chest pain). It helps to lower high blood pressure and thus reduce the chances of future heart attack & stroke. This medicine should be used along with a proper diet, salt restriction and regular exercise for best results. It should be taken regularly at a fixed time every day. This medicine should not be stopped abruptly. You may experience mild dizziness initially while taking this medicine, which improves with time. It has lesser risk of causing ankle swelling, palpitations and tachycardia (increased heart rate) as a side effect.

Cilidus Tablet side effects

Common
  • Fatigue
  • Ankle swelling
  • Sleepiness
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness
  • Palpitations
  • Edema (swelling)
  • Abdominal pain

How to use Cilidus 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. Cilidus 20 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Cilidus Tablet works

Cilidus 20 mg Tablet is a calcium channel blocker. It works by relaxing blood vessels which makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body.

Cilidus Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Cilidus 20 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
It is not known whether Cilidus 20 mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Cilidus 20 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Cilidus 20 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Cilidus Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Cilidus 20 mg 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Cilidus 20 mg Tablet
₹9/Tablet
Cilaheart 20 Tablet
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Lnbloc 20 Tablet
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₹11.98/Tablet
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Nexovas 20 Tablet
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₹13/Tablet
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Cetanil 20mg Tablet
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₹12.64/Tablet
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Cilidus 20 mg Tablet to improve your blood pressure and/or to reduce the number and severity of angina attacks.
  • Lowering blood pressure reduces the chance of future heart attack & stroke.
  • It can cause ankle or foot swelling. Raise your legs while you are sitting down. Talk to your doctor if it does not go away.
  • A sudden drop in your blood pressure may occur, especially when you first start taking Cilidus 20 mg Tablet. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Take it at the same time every day to help you remember to take it.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Cilidus with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Indizole, Itraspan, Itzo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Rosidoc, Rosustin, Rosucad
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycolith
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ranisol, Vepred
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Cilidus

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What is the use of this tablet
Dr. Khoobsurat Najma
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It contains Ivabradine is a used to treat symptomatic stable angina pectoris (chest pain), chronic heart failure. It can be used in combination with standard therapy, including beta-blocker therapy or when beta-blockers are contraindicated or not tolerated.
Is it used for left ventricular prolapse of 7.5cm2Calaptin sr 120 Is it used for left ventricular prolapse of 7.5cm2
Dr. Khoobsurat Najma
Ask A Chemist
It contains verapamil. Verapamil is used to treat high blood pressure, control angina (chest pain) and treat certain heart disorders. It is also used for prevention of migraine headache.
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FAQs

Q. How does Cilidus work?

Cilidus blocks the calcium channels in the blood vessel and causes dilatation of blood vessels leading to a decrease in the blood pressure.

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References
  1. Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO). Cilnidipine. [Accessed 15 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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