Medicine Overview of Imdur Tablet PR
Uses of Imdur Tablet PR
Imdur 60mg Tablet PR is used in the treatment of chest pain (Angina).
Side effects of Imdur Tablet PR
Headache, Dizziness, Increased heart rate, Flushing of face, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing).
How to use Imdur Tablet PR
Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. It is better to take Imdur 60mg Tablet PR empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
How Imdur Tablet PR works
Imdur 60mg tablet pr is in a group of drugs called nitrates. It reduces the workload of the heart. As a result, the heart muscle does not need as much blood and oxygen supply.
In Depth Information on Imdur Tablet PR
Expert advice for Imdur Tablet PR
Take isosorbide mononitrate by mouth on an empty stomach with a full glass of water. Do not take isosorbide mononitrate, If you are allergic to isosorbide mononitrate or any of the other ingredients. Check with your doctor before taking isosorbide mononitrate, if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding.
- Do not drink alcohol.
- Do not drive or operate machinery as the drug can make you dizzy or drowzy.
Special precautions for Imdur 60mg Tablet PR
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Imdur 60mg Tablet PR may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Imdur 60mg Tablet PR is probably safe to use during lactatio+more
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Imdur 60mg Tablet PR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,+more
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Imdur 60mg Tablet PR is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Imdur 60mg Tablet PR is recommended.+more
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease....
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Imdur 60mg Tablet PR is probably safe to use in patients wit+more
h liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Imdur 60mg Tablet PR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Tazzle 10mg Tablet, Pah 20mg Tablet, Tazzle 20mg Tablet, ED Save 20mg Disintegrating Strip
If you miss a dose of Isosorbide Mononitrate, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Imdur 60mg Tablet PR
Frequently asked questions for Isosorbide Mononitrate
Imdur does not cause erectile dysfunction but should not be used with the drugs such as Viagra used to treat ED. Low blood pressure is a common side effect of Imdur. Hair loss is not common, but may occur in some especially in older (60+) females
Q. Is isosorbide mononitrate the same as isosorbide dinitrate?
Isosorbide mononitrate is the active metabolite of isosorbide dinitrate and is primarily used in the management of chronic stable angina. It has high bioavailability and a longer half-life (4-6 hours) than isosorbide dinitrate
No, Imdur does not get you high
Q. Is isosorbide mononitrate a beta blocker/ a blood thinner/ a calcium channel blocker/a statin /ace inhibitor/ a diuretic/ a narcotic?
No, isosorbide mononitrate is vasodilator. It is not a beta blocker, a blood thinner, a calcium channel blocker, ace inhibitor/ a diuretic or a statin. It is not a narcotic but narcotic symptoms may develop in some people
Do not crush, split, cut half or chew the Imdur tablets. Its efficacy may get reduce. Always follow your doctor’s advice regarding its use
Q. Can i take paracetamol with isosorbide mononitrate?
No interactions are found for paracetamol with isosorbide mononitrate, but it does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist
It is better to take Imdur in the morning during the time patients are active and leave them drug free during sleep.
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