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Nifelat 10 mg Capsule

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Composition for Nifelat 10 mg Capsule

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Primary uses of Nifelat 10 mg Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Nifelat Capsule

Uses of Nifelat Capsule

Nifelat 10 mg Capsule is used in the treatment of high blood pressure and chest pain (Angina).

Nifelat Capsule side effects

Common

Side Effects of Nifelat are Fatigue, Ankle swelling, Sleepiness, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Headache, Nausea, Dizziness, Palpitations, Edema (swelling), Abdominal pain.

How to use Nifelat Capsule

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. Nifelat 10 mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Nifelat Capsule works

Nifelat 10 mg Capsule is a calcium channel blocker. It works by relaxing blood vessels which makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body.

In Depth Information on Nifelat Capsule

Expert advice for Nifelat Capsule

  • You have been prescribed Nifelat 10 mg Capsule to improve your blood pressure and/or to reduce the number and severity of angina attacks.
  • Lowering blood pressure reduces the chance of future heart attack & stroke.
  • It can cause ankle or foot swelling. Raise your legs while you’re sitting down and talk to your doctor if it does not go away.
  • A sudden drop in your blood pressure may occur, especially when you first start taking Nifelat 10 mg Capsule. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Take it at the same time every day to help you remember to take it.
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Nifelat Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Nifelat Capsule
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nifelat 10 mg Capsule 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
SAFE
Nifelat 10 mg Capsule is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Nifelat 10 mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, faint, extremely tired or have visual disturbances. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Nifelat 10 mg Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Nifelat 10 mg Capsule is recommended.
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Nifelat 10 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nifelat 10 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Nifelat Capsule?uses

If you miss a dose of Nifelat 10 mg Capsule, 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 about Nifelat Capsule

Frequently asked questions about Nifedipine

Q. Is Nifelat safe?
Nifelat is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Is Nifelat a nitrate/beta-blocker/ACE inhibitor/tocolytic?
No. Nifelat is not a nitrate, beta-blocker, or an ACE inhibitor. It is a calcium channel blocker.
Q. Does Nifelat cause dry mouth?
Nifelat can cause dry mouth as an uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor if experience dry mouth after taking Nifelat.
Q. Is Nifelat a diuretic?
Nifelat is not a diuretic. Nifelat belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers or calcium antagonists and is used to treat high blood pressure, angina (chest pain) or a condition called Raynaud’s phenomenon which causes discolouration (often whitening) of the fingers and toes.
Q. Is Nifelat a calcium channel blocker?
Nifelat belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers or calcium antagonists and is used to treat high blood pressure, angina (chest pain) or a condition called Raynaud’s phenomenon which causes discolouration (often whitening) of the fingers and toes.
Q. Is Nifelat a blood thinner?
Nifelat is not a blood thinner. Nifelat belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers or calcium antagonists and is used to treat high blood pressure, angina (chest pain) or a condition called Raynaud’s phenomenon which causes discolouration (often whitening) of the fingers and toes.
Q. Can I take ibuprofen with Nifelat ?
Nifelat can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nifelat with pseudoephedrine?
Nifelat can be taken with pseudoephedrine. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nifelat with naproxen?
Nifelat can be taken with naproxen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Nifelat cause hair loss?
Nifelat does not cause hair loss. Please consult your doctor if you experience hair loss after taking Nifelat as it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
Q. Does Nifelat make you tired?
Nifelat may make you feel dizzy, faint, extremely tired or have visual disturbances. Do not drive or operate machinery if you are affected in this way. This may be more likely when you first start treatment, if you change tablets, or if you have drunk alcohol.
Q. Does Nifelat cause tachycardia?
Nifelat can cause tachycardia (increase the heart rate) as an uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor if you experience palpitations (noticeably rapid, strong, or irregular heartbeat) after taking Nifelat.
Q. Does Nifelat expire?
Yes, Nifelat does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.
Q. Is Nifelat an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor?
Nifelat is not an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. Nifelat belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers or calcium antagonists and is used to treat high blood pressure, angina (chest pain) or a condition called Raynaud’s phenomenon which causes discolouration (often whitening) of the fingers and toes.
Q. Is Nifelat a beta blocker?
Nifelat is not a beta blocker. Nifelat belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers or calcium antagonists and is used to treat high blood pressure, angina (chest pain) or a condition called Raynaud’s phenomenon which causes discolouration (often whitening) of the fingers and toes.<br>
Q. Is Nifelat the same as amlodipine?
Nifelat and amlodipine are two different drugs which belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers or calcium antagonists.
Q. Can I take paracetamol with Nifelat ?
Nifelat can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take aspirin with Nifelat?
Nifelat can be taken with aspirin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take sildenafil with Nifelat ?
Nifelat may increase the level or effect of sildenafil by affecting its metabolism. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Nifelat with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Nifelat with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Nifelat with Clotrimazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: Clowil, Odis, Kamestin, Cano, Gynaemed, Clovag, Ctm V, Caniten, D Zorb, Clotrim V
Nifelat with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Nifelat with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: Samwell, S-Amcard, Esam, Simlidep, S-Amlopress, Big Dvr
Nifelat with Clobetasol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clobetasol: Clobex
Nifelat with Pitavastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pitavastatin: Pevastin, Pitadek, Pivasta
Nifelat with Hydrocortisone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hydrocortisone: Stacort, Maxicort, Geocort, Cortimet, Cortis H, Hyss, Raghucort, Cortilup, Primacort, Hydrocort
Nifelat with Hydrochlorothiazide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hydrochlorothiazide: Hyros, Bpzide, Dizide, Xenia, Aquazide, Hydrazide, Thiazide, Hydride
Nifelat with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Coxbact, Rifacure, Rifacil, Toscular, Grifa, Tubercin, Car, Acirimpi, Osorifa, Serom
Nifelat with Cilnidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cilnidipine: Cilniright, Torcillin, D Blok, Bpcrush, Cilidus, Clindinol, Cindalin, Camco, Ciladoc, Clinidip
Nifelat with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Nifelat with Betamethasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Betamethasone: Catrisol, Betaforte, Betacon, Betalide, Becort, Betastamine, Ascort, Betachlor, Betan, Betapar
Nifelat with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Nifelat with Indapamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indapamide: Excrete, Indizon, Indicard, Inklud, Natritor, Lorvas, Natrilix, Diurix, Insuretis, Inditor
Nifelat with Cilostazol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cilostazol: Pencil, Zilast, Stozic, Preclaud
Nifelat with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itracip, Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit, Cositra, Itoz, Belitra, Sitra, Ozitral, Itrapro
Nifelat with Rosuvastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rosuvastatin: Rosidoc, Rosustin, Rosucad, Rosufix, Ingvas, Rosufine, Rosuzen, Statcare, Rosurax, Rosuvat
Nifelat with Lercanidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl
Nifelat with Prednisolone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Prednisolone: Ranisol, Vepred, Catapred, GB Pred AC, Thiopred, Predar, Preden, Nephcorte, Sterid, Pensone
Nifelat with Furosemide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Furosemide: Frussenex, Fru, Frusamide, Frusenex, Lasix HD
Nifelat with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Benikite, Beniq, Caritec
Nifelat with Lithium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lithium: Psycolith, Cartil, A Lith, Likon, Lidep, Cylith, Elith, Litholite, Lithocent, Lisalt
Nifelat with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro, Ani Rox, Enirox, Serox, Marox, Roxup, Roxiden, P Rox
Nifelat with Chlorthalidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Chlornol, Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione
Nifelat with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, CLR, Claripax, O Clar, Clarinic, C Cin, Klarim, Klarinton, Cloff, Clavid

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