NBP 2.5 mg Tablet

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Overview

Uses of NBP Tablet

NBP 2.5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.

NBP Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Fatigue
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dizziness
  • Cold extremities

How to use NBP 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. NBP 2.5 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How NBP Tablet works

NBP 2.5 mg 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.

NBP Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Nebivolol with alcohol may have additive effects in lowering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
NBP 2.5 mg 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
NBP 2.5 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
NBP 2.5 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
NBP 2.5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of NBP 2.5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
NBP 2.5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of NBP 2.5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of NBP 2.5 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

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Expert Advice

  • NBP 2.5 mg Tablet lowers your blood pressure and makes it easier for your heart to pump blood around your body.
  • Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes and heart attacks.
  • It may also be used to reduce the number and severity of angina attacks (chest pain caused by heart disease).
  • It may cause dizziness. If this happens to you, get up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position.
  • It can hide symptoms of low blood sugar if you're diabetic. Monitor your blood sugar levels regularly.
  • Do not stop taking NBP 2.5 mg Tablet suddenly as it can cause your blood pressure to rise suddenly thereby increasing the risk of heart attack and stroke.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking NBP with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Glunase
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Vogmax, Elbose, Sysvog
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Miglicon
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Diadose
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Diabic, Glicla, Glywin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Tamocas, Tampros MR, Urivin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Prazovin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Silodonol, Sildosol
MODERATE
Brand(s): Efzu
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to NBP

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High blood pressure and diabetes
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
just telling high BP and sugar wil not help in giving u medicinetell the details since when u have diabetes and hypertensionwhat medicine u taking for bothand also do following blood testHba1c, Blood sugar ( fasting & PP), Urine routine, CBC, ESR, Lipid profile, Thyroid profile, Serum creatinine, BUN, eGFR, AST & ALT
How to maintain high blood pressure?What type of restrictions in High blood pressure?
Dr. Saurabh Arora
Heart Specialist
Avoid fried food and extra salts and regular exercise
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FAQs

Q. What is NBP and what is it used for?
NBP is a beta-blocker and it is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) and chronic heart failure in patients aged 70 years or older.
Q. How does NBP work?
NBP works by blocking the action of certain chemical messengers on the blood vessels and heart which relaxes the blood vessels and slows the heart rate. This leads to a decreased blood pressure and an improved blood flow. The reduced blood pressure makes it easier for a weak heart to pump blood at a slower rate, making it useful in heart failure also.
Q. Is NBP a cardioselective beta blocker?
NBP is a cardioselective beta blocker, which acts on the beta receptors present in the heart only.
Q. Is NBP better than bisoprolol?
NBP and bisoprolol belong to the same class of medicines beta blockers with similar action, but their effect may vary upon individual response. Always follow doctor's advice regarding its use. Both bisoprolol and NBP belong to the same category of medications called beta-blockers. Only a doctor would be correctly able to prescribe bisoprolol or NBP to you based on the symptoms.
Q. Is NBP a diuretic?
NBP is not a diuretic. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Q. Is NBP an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor?
NBP is not an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Q. Is NBP safe?
NBP is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take NBP with ibuprofen?
The effects of NBP can be decreased by ibuprofen. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Is NBP a blood thinner?
NBP is not a blood thinner. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Q. Is NBP a nitrate?
NBP is not a nitrate. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Q. Does NBP cause weight gain?
NBP has not been reported to cause weight gain. Talk to your doctor if you experience weight gain while taking NBP as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Does NBP cause erectile dysfunction (impotence)?
Erectile dysfunction (inability to achieve an erection) also known as impotence is an uncommon side effect of NBP. Please consult your doctor if you have erectile dysfunction while taking NBP.
Q. Does NBP cause hair loss?
NBP has not been reported to cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience hair loss while taking NBP as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Does NBP cross the blood-brain barrier?
NBP crosses the blood brain barrier due to its lipophilic nature. So, it is effective in the treatment of migraine and essential tremors. This could also cause higher chances of central nervous system effects such as lethargy, confusion, and depression.
Q. Does NBP increase testosterone?
NBP has not been reported to cause an increase in testosterone levels. Talk to your doctor for further information on the same as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Does NBP contain nitrates?
NBP does not contain nitrates. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Q. Does NBP cause tinnitus?
NBP has not been reported to cause tinnitus. Talk to your doctor if you experience tinnitus while taking NBP as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Does NBP help to treat anxiety?
NBP is not used for the treatment of anxiety. NBP belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers. Propanolol is a beta blocker which is used in the treatment of anxiety. Consult a doctor if you have anxiety for the right treatment.
Q. Does NBP cause fatigue?
NBP may cause fatigue (tiredness) and dizziness and you need to be very cautious if you have to drive or use any machines or tools. Talk to your doctor if you have these problems while taking NBP.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Strides Shasun Limited, (Formerly Strides Arcolab Limited), Strides House, Bilekahalli, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore – 560076, India
MRP
32.5
10 tablets in 1 strip
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