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Ionozem CD 120mg Tablet

Pfizer Ltd

Composition for Ionozem CD 120mg Tablet

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10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Ionozem CD Tablet


Uses of Ionozem CD Tablet

Ionozem CD 120mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure, chest pain (Angina) and arrhythmias.

Ionozem CD Tablet side effects


Headache, Nausea, Fatigue, Dizziness, Feeling of discomfort, Dyspepsia, Stomach pain, Peripheral edema, Constipation, Redness of skin, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk).


How to use Ionozem CD 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. Ionozem CD 120mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Ionozem CD Tablet works

Ionozem CD 120mg Tablet is a calcium channel blocker. It blocks the action of calcium on the heart and blood vessels. This effect reduces blood pressure and abnormally fast heartbeat which lowers strain and oxygen requirement of the heart.

In Depth Information on Ionozem CD Tablet

Expert advice for Ionozem CD Tablet

  • It is very common to have dizziness, lightheadedness, swelling ankles/feet, flushing, or a headache as a side effect.
  • To lower your risk of dizziness and lightheadedness, get up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position.
  • Inform your doctor if you have developed constipation during treatment with Ionozem cd.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with any heart problems (heart attack, heart failure, slow or irregular heart rate).
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
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Ionozem CD Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Ionozem CD Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Ionozem CD 120mg 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.
Ionozem CD 120mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Hu
man studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Ionozem CD 120mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tir
ed, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Ionozem CD 120mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Ionozem CD 120mg Tablet is recommended.

However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease. Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advised while you are taking this medicine.
Ionozem CD 120mg Tablet should be used with caution in patie
nts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ionozem CD 120mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Amlo 5mg Tablet, Prazopill XL 5mg Tablet, Minipress XL 5mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Ionozem CD Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Diltiazem

Q. Is diltiazem a betablocker/ace inhibitor/ statin/ mono amine oxidase inhibitor?
No, diltiazem belongs to class of medication called as calcium channel blockers
Q. Is diltiazem and Cardizem same?
Yes, diltiazem is generic name and cardiazem is brand name
Q. Is diltiazem a generic drug?
Yes, diltiazem is the generic name of the drug
Q. Is diltiazem narcotic?
No, however, always follow doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Does diltiazem cause headache/nausea/diahhrea/bruising/reflex tachycardia/slow heart rate/sleepiness?
Diltiazem can cause headache/nausea/diahhrea. Always consult your doctor regarding its side effects
Q. Can I take diltiazem with ibuprofen/Xanan/metoprolol/ Tylenol/Viagra/Advil (ibuprofen)?
No observed drug interaction occurs with these drugs. Always follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.

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