Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR


Overview

Uses of Monit GTN Tablet CR

Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR is used in the treatment of chest pain (angina).

Monit GTN Tablet CR side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Lightheadedness

How to use Monit GTN Tablet CR

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. Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Monit GTN Tablet CR works

Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR is a nitrate. It works by relaxing the blood vessels which decreases the oxygen demand of the heart and reduces its workload. It thus prevents/treats attacks of angina (chest pain).

Monit GTN Tablet CR related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Monit GTN Tablet CR?

If you miss a dose of Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR, 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.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR for the prevention and treatment of heart-related chest pain (Angina).
  • Eat healthy (low-fat, high-fibre, low-sodium diet), quit smoking, increase your physical activity, watch your weight, and reduce stress.
  • Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR as it may cause increased dizziness.
  • It may cause headaches which usually go away after a few days of continued treatment. Inform your doctor if it persists.
  • You may develop tolerance to Monit GTN 2.6 Tablet CR with time, meaning that the same dose may be less effective next time. Follow the prescribed dosing schedule to avoid this.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Monit GTN with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Joy On, One Up, Yuvagra
LIFE-THREATENING
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LIFE-THREATENING
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MODERATE
Brand(s): Atroped, Atronir, Mydrat-J
MODERATE
Brand(s): Celparin, Oparin, V Parin
MINOR

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FAQs

Q. Is Monit GTN harmful?

Monit GTN is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses advised by your doctor.

Q. Is Monit GTN a vasodilator?

Monit GTN belongs to a group of medicines called nitrate vasodilators. It works by relaxing the blood vessels of the heart, reducing the strain on the heart and making it easier to pump blood.

Q. What is Monit GTN?

Monit GTN belongs to a group of medicines called nitrate vasodilators.

Q. Why does Monit GTN cause a headache?

Headache is a side effect of Monit GTN. The headache could be due to the dilation of cerebral arteries (those arteries supplying different parts of the brain). It usually disappears within several days of continued treatment.

Q. How does Monit GTN relieve angina pectoris?

Monit GTN belongs to a group of medicines called nitrate vasodilators. It acts by the release of nitric oxide which causes the dilatation (widening) of the blood vessels and relaxes the the muscles. This reduces the strain on the heart by making it easier to pump blood. In this manner, Monit GTN relieves pain in angina pectoris.

Q. How does Monit GTN reduce blood pressure?

Monit GTN reduces the blood pressure by dilating the blood vessels and decreasing the workload of the heart. However, it is not used for the treatment of high blood pressure.

Q. What does Monit GTN treat?

Monit GTN is used to prevent or stop angina pectoris (chest pain caused due to blockage of blood vessels of the heart). It is also used to stop spasms in the blood vessels of the heart.

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 10th Jan 2019.
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