Medicine Overview of Monotrate Tablet PR
Uses of Monotrate Tablet PR
Monotrate OD 50mg Tablet PR is used in the treatment of chest pain (Angina).
Side effects of Monotrate Tablet PR
Headache, Dizziness, Increased heart rate, Flushing of face, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing).
How to use Monotrate Tablet PR
Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. Monotrate OD 50mg Tablet PR is to be taken empty stomach.
How Monotrate Tablet PR works
Monotrate od 50mg tablet pr is a nitrate.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 Monotrate Tablet PR
Expert advice for Monotrate Tablet PR
- Headache (‘nitrate headache’) may occur but should go away after a few days of continued treatment.
- You may develop tolerance to Monotrate with time, meaning that the same dose may be less effective next time. Follow the prescribed dosing schedule to avoid this.
- Eat healthy (low-fat, high-fibre, low-sodium diet), quit smoking, limit alcohol intake, increase your physical activity, watch your weight, and reduce stress.
- Notify your doctor about other medicines (eg. sildenafil, tadalafil or vardenafil) that you are taking as Monotrate may interact with them and cause a serious fall in blood pressure. This may lead to collapse, unconsciousness and could be fatal.
Special precautions for Monotrate OD 50mg Tablet PR
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Monotrate OD 50mg 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.
Monotrate OD 50mg Tablet PR is probably safe to use during l+more
actation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Monotrate OD 50mg Tablet PR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy,+more
tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Monotrate OD 50mg Tablet PR is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Monotrate OD 50mg 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.
Monotrate OD 50mg Tablet PR is probably safe to use in patie+more
nts with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Monotrate OD 50mg Tablet PR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Tazzle 10mg Tablet, Tazzle 20mg Tablet, Cialis 10mg Tablet, Tadgo 20mg Tablet
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 Monotrate 50mg Tablet PR
Frequently asked questions for Isosorbide Mononitrate
Monotrate 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 Monotrate. 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, Monotrate 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 Monotrate 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 Monotrate in the morning during the time patients are active and leave them drug free during sleep.
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Substitutes for Monotrate
No substitutes found for this medicine