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. Nicopress 10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nicopress 10mg 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.
No information is available on the use of Nicopress 10mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Nicopress 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Nicopress 10mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Nicopress 10mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Nicopress 10mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Nicopress 10mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Nicopress 10mg Tablet, 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.
No, it is not used to lower blood pressure. However, concomitant administration with blood pressure lowering drugs (vasodilators, alcohol) may decrease the blood pressure. Patients consult your doctor for the treatment of your high blood pressure.
No, Nicopress is not a nitrate. It is a potassium channel opener which also has a nitrate moiety in its structure. It acts by dilating your blood vessels and is used in the treatment of conditions like angina pectoris.