Sotalar 40mg Tablet

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Composition for Sotalar 40mg Tablet

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₹7.6/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Sotalar Tablet

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Uses of Sotalar Tablet

Sotalar 40mg Tablet is used in the treatment of chest pain (Angina), arrhythmias, heart attack and hypertension.
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Side effects of Sotalar Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Sotalar 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 is better to take Sotalar 40mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
Avoid Sotalar 40mg Tablet with caffeine and chocolate as well as food containing caffeine and chocolate such as tea leaves, cocoa beans.

How Sotalar Tablet works

Sotalar 40mg 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 Sotalar Tablet

Expert advice for Sotalar Tablet

  • Sotalar may cause dizziness and lightheadedness. To avoid this, get up slowly after sitting or lying down.
  • The Sotalar may affect your blood sugar and cover up the symptoms of low blood sugar if you have diabetes.
  • Sotalar 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 Sotalar 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Sotalar 40mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Sotalol with alcohol may have additive effects in low
ering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Sotalar 40mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Sotalar 40mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Sotalar 40mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Sotalar 40mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml, T Zine 10mg Tablet, Gli 2mg Tablet, Apidra 100IU Cartridge 3ml

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Sotalol, 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 Sotalar 40mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Sotalol

Q. Is sotalol a blood thinner/ cardioselective/ beta blocker/ generic/ statin/ calcium channel blocker/ nitrate?
Sotalol is a non-selective competitive beta-blocker
Sotalar is known to cause weight gain/ hair loss/ low heart rate/ raise blood pressure/ diarrhea/ shortness of breath. Consult your doctor if you experience such side effects.

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