Medicine Overview of Concor Tablet
Side effects of Concor Tablet
Nausea, Headache, Fatigue, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Cold extremities.
How to use Concor 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. Concor 10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Concor Tablet works
Concor 10mg Tablet is a beta blocker that works specifically on the heart. It works by slowing down the heart rate and makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood around the body.
In Depth Information on Concor Tablet
Expert advice for Concor Tablet
- Concor helps reduce blood pressure and lower heart rate.
- Do not miss doses. In case you miss a dose, take it as soon as possible up to 8 hrs before next dose. Don’t double the dose.
- Stopping Concor suddenly can cause your blood pressure to rise suddenly, which increases the risk of heart attack and stroke.
- You may feel dizzy during the initial few days. You may also have fatigue and headaches. Notify your doctor if these symptoms persist for long.
- Can hide symptoms of low blood sugar if you're diabetic. If you take insulin or other anti-diabetic medications, you may have to check your blood sugar level more closely.
- Know how to check pulse daily and blood pressure (BP) twice a week, and teach your family as well.
- Notify your doctor if slow pulse, troubled breathing, wheezing, cold hands and feet, dizziness, light-headedness, confusion, depression.
Concor Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Concor Tablet
Taking Bisoprolol with alcohol may have additive effects in+more
lowering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate....
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Concor 10mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactatio+more
n. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Concor 10mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Concor 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Concor 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Regular blood pressure monitoring is advisable for dose adjustment....
Regular blood pressure monitoring is advisable for dose adjustment.
Concor 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Concor 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Concor 10mg Tablet is started at a lower dose in these patients and further increased slowly with careful monitoring....
Concor 10mg Tablet is started at a lower dose in these patients and further increased slowly with careful monitoring.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
K-Vog 0.3mg Tablet MD, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Voglistar 0.3mg Tablet MD, Vogli 0.3mg Tablet MD
Frequently asked questions about Concor Tablet
Frequently asked questions about Bisoprolol
Yes, Concor is a highly selective blocker of beta1 adrenergic receptors mainly found in the heart.
Concor is a highly selective beta1-blocker. Beta1 receptors are mainly found in heart making Concor a relatively cardioselective beta-blocker. It has very less affinity towards beta 2 receptors.
Concor is not known to be an addictive drug.
No, Concor is not a blood thinner. It is a beta blocker which can lower the blood pressure, abnormally fast heartbeat and reduces strain on the heart following a heart attack.
No, Concor is not a statin. Statins are a different group of medicines which are used to lower the lipid levels.
Concor is generally a safe medicine. However, it has its own side effects. It should only be used under a physician's guidance for the appropriate indication.
No, Concor is not a steroid. It is a beta-blocker.
No, Concor is not a nitrate. It is a highly selective beta1-blocker and mainly acts on the heart whereas nitrates are substances which cause the dilatation of the blood vessels.
Concor is equally lipophilic and hydrophilic. That means it is equally soluble in water as well as organic solvents.
No, Concor is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety. If you have such symptoms, please consult your doctor.
Q. Can I take Concor with amlodipine?
Concor, when used with amlodipine, may cause heart-related side effects. If taken together, it should only be done under medical supervision.
Q. Can I take Concor with tadalafil?
When taken together, tadalafil has the potential to increase the blood-pressure-lowering effect of Concor. Kindly consult your doctor before taking these medications together.
Q. Can I take Concor with ramipril?
No interactions have been reported between Concor and ramipril. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together as this should only be done under medical supervision.
Q. Can I take Concor with amitriptyline?
Amitriptyline, when used along with Concor, may lower the blood pressure. If you need to use both the drugs together, consult your doctor.
Q. Can I take Concor with paracetamol?
Paracetamol is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with Concor. However, interactions may exist as paracetamol belongs to the class of medicines known as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and these can reduce the blood pressure lowering action of Concor. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Concor with ibuprofen?
Ibuprofen may decrease the blood-pressure-lowering effect of Concor especially when taken in large doses for a prolonged period. Consult your doctor for taking both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Concor with aspirin?
Aspirin especially when used in high doses with Concor, may reduce the blood-pressure-lowering effect of the latter drug. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs; pain killers) may reduce the blood lowering action of Concor. Please consult your doctor while taking the two medicines together.
Concor use has not been commonly associated with insomnia (difficulty to sleep). If you have difficulty in sleeping while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Increased sweating has not been commonly seen as a side effect of Concor therapy. However, it may not warrant discontinuation of therapy. Consult your doctor if you have excessive sweating while taking the drug.
Concor may cause muscle weakness and cramps (pain) in some patients. Consult your doctor if you experience muscle pain or weakness.
Concor is not seen to be associated with weight gain. However, it does not mean that weight gain may never occur. If you have any sudden changes in weight, consult your doctor.
Concor may cause constipation in a few patients. If you experience constipation which is affecting your normal life while taking Concor, please consult your doctor.
Concor has been associated with gastrointestinal adverse effects like nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and constipation. Consult your doctor if you experience any such symptom.
Though not very common, Concor may cause breathlessness especially if taken by patients with a history of bronchial asthma. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience any such symptoms.
Studies have shown that Concor can cause fluctuations in blood sugar levels. It can also hide the symptoms of low blood sugar levels. Please talk to your doctor in case you are asked to take Concor and you have diabetes mellitus.
No, Concor is not a diuretic, it's a beta blocker which selectively blocks the beta receptors found in the heart and certain cells in the kidney.
Concor therapy has been associated with tiredness and fatigue. Consult your doctor if you experience excessive tiredness while taking Concor.
Concor is not known to cause fluid retention (swelling). If you suspect any such change while taking the medicine, please consult your doctor.
Concor may cause depression (feeling low) in some patients. If you have any symptoms of depression while taking Concor, please consult your doctor.
Dizziness is a commonly reported side effect with Concor especially when you are starting the therapy. Consult your doctor if you experience dizziness as it may affect your ability to drive or work with a machinery.
Concor may cause a headache, it is a very commonly reported side effect particularly during the initiation of therapy. Consult your doctor if you have repeated episodes of headache while taking the drug.
User Submitted Feedback For Concor 10mg Tablet
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