NEBULA 5MG TABLET

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Zydus Cadila

Composition for NEBULA 5MG TABLET

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
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₹9.69/tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of NEBULA TABLET

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Uses of NEBULA TABLET

Nebula 5mg tablet is used in the treatment of hypertension.
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Side effects of NEBULA TABLET

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Nausea, Headache, Fatigue, Dizziness, Breathlessness, Palpitations, Constipation, Slow heart rate, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.

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How to use NEBULA 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Nebula 5mg tablet at a fixed time.

How NEBULA TABLET works

Nebula 5mg tablet blocks the action of certain chemical messengers on the heart and blood vessels. This effect reduces heartbeat, blood pressure, and strain on the heart following a heart attack.

In Depth Information on NEBULA TABLET

Expert advice for NEBULA TABLET

  • Nebivolol may cause dizziness and lightheadedness. To avoid this, get up slowly after sitting or lying down.
  • The Nebivolol may affect your blood sugar and cover up the symptoms of low blood sugar if you have diabetes.
  • Nebivolol may reduce blood flow to your hands and feet, causing them to feel cold. Smoking may worsen this effect. Dress warmly and avoid the use of tobacco.
  • Consult your doctor whether to continue Nebivolol before any scheduled surgery.
  • It is not the first-choice treatment for high blood pressure according to the latest guidelines, except if you have a heart failure or heart disease.
  • Adults over the age of 65 may be at greater risk for the side-effects.
Warnings
Special precautions for NEBULA 5MG TABLET
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Nebivolol with alcohol may have additive effects in l
owering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nebula 5mg 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.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
FORXIGA 5MG TABLET, FORXIGA 10MG TABLET, GLI 2MG TABLET, APIDRA 100IU CARTRIDGE 3ML

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Nebivolol, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for NEBULA 5MG TABLET

Frequently asked questions for Nebivolol

Q. What is nebivolol and what is it used for?
Nebivolol 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 nebivolol work?
Nebivolol 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 nebivolol a cardioselective beta blocker?
Nebivolol is a cardioselective beta blocker, which acts on the beta receptors present in the heart only.
Q. Is nebivolol better than bisoprolol?
Nebivolol 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 nebivolol belong to the same category of medications called beta-blockers. Only a doctor would be correctly able to prescribe bisoprolol or nebivolol to you based on the symptoms.
Q. Is nebivolol a diuretic?
Nebivolol is not a diuretic. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Q. Is nebivolol an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor?
Nebivolol is not an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Q. Is nebivolol safe?
Nebivolol is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take nebivolol with ibuprofen?
The effects of nebivolol can be decreased by ibuprofen. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Is nebivolol a blood thinner?
Nebivolol is not a blood thinner. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Q. Is nebivolol a nitrate?
Nebivolol is not a nitrate. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Q. Is nebivolol safe in pregnancy?
Nebivolol should not be used during pregnancy, unless clearly necessary. In general, beta-blockers reduce placental blood flow, which has been associated with growth retardation, intrauterine death, abortion or early labor. Side effects like hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) and bradycardia (decreased heart rate) may occur in the fetus (unborn baby) and newborn infant. Ask your doctor for advice before taking it during pregnancy as the fetus and the newborn would need to be monitored closely.
Q. Does nebivolol cause weight gain?
Nebivolol has not been reported to cause weight gain. Talk to your doctor if you experience weight gain while taking nebivolol as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Does nebivolol cause erectile dysfunction (impotence)?
Erectile dysfunction (inability to achieve an erection) also known as impotence is an uncommon side effect of nebivolol. Please consult your doctor if you have erectile dysfunction while taking nebivolol.
Q. Does nebivolol cause hair loss?
Nebivolol has not been reported to cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience hair loss while taking nebivolol as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Does nebivolol cross the blood-brain barrier?
Nebivolol 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 nebivolol increase testosterone?
Nebivolol 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 nebivolol contain nitrates?
Nebivolol does not contain nitrates. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Q. Does nebivolol cause tinnitus?
Nebivolol has not been reported to cause tinnitus. Talk to your doctor if you experience tinnitus while taking nebivolol as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Does nebivolol help to treat anxiety?
Nebivolol is not used for the treatment of anxiety. Nebivolol 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 nebivolol cause fatigue?
Nebivolol 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 nebivolol.
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