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Sinopil 4 mg Tablet

Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Sinopil 4 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Sinopil 4 mg Tablet

MRP
68.5
₹6.85/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Sinopil Tablet

Uses of Sinopil Tablet

Sinopil 4 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.

Sinopil Tablet side effects

Common

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

How to use Sinopil 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. Sinopil 4 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Sinopil Tablet works

Sinopil 4 mg Tablet 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 Sinopil Tablet

Expert advice for Sinopil Tablet

  • Sinopil 4 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 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 Sinopil 4 mg Tablet. 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.
  • Side effects like dizziness, headache, and flushing, and ankle or foot swelling can be experienced with its use. This may not be with everyone. Drink plenty of fluids and  try cutting down on coffee, tea and alcohol.
  • Any of the side effects other than mentioned above if occur, do consult the treating physician. 
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Sinopil Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Sinopil Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Sinopil 4 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
No information is available on the use of Sinopil 4 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Sinopil 4 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Sinopil 4 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Sinopil 4 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Sinopil 4 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Sinopil 4 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Sinopil Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Sinopil 4 mg 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Sinopil Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Lacidipine

Q. Is Sinopil an ACE inhibitor/ beta blocker?
No. Sinopil is not an ACE inhibitor/beta blocker. It is a calcium channel blocker.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Sinopil with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Sinopil with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Coxbact, Rifacure, Rifacil, Toscular, Grifa, Tubercin, Car, Acirimpi, Osorifa, Serom, Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin
Sinopil with Chlorthalidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Chlornol, Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione
Sinopil with Indapamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indapamide: Excrete, Indizon, Indicard, Inklud, Natritor, Lorvas, Natrilix, Diurix, Insuretis, Inditor, Insuret, Indromide
Sinopil with Primidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline
Sinopil with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Benikite, Caritec
Sinopil with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Shinosun, Epikon, Nytoin, Barbee, Gardenal, Fenobarb, Luminal, Beetal, Emgard
Sinopil with Hydrochlorothiazide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hydrochlorothiazide: Hyros, Bpzide, Dizide, Xenia, Aquazide, Hydrazide, Thiazide, Hydride
Sinopil with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune, Ritomax
Sinopil with Beclometasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Beclometasone: Beclate
Sinopil with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Sinopil with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Protoin, Pna, Seztin, Atoin, Phenos
Sinopil with Furosemide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Furosemide: Frussenex, Fru, Frusamide, Frusenex, Lasix HD, Urix
Sinopil with Clobetasol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clobetasol: Clobex
Sinopil with Lithium
SERIOUS
Sinopil with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: Samwell, S-Amcard, Esam, Simlidep, S-Amlopress, Big Dvr
Sinopil with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Sinopil with Pitavastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pitavastatin: Pevastin, Pivasta
Sinopil with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Sinopil with Lercanidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl, Lervasc
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