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Urtainex 8 mg Tablet


Overview

Introduction of Urtainex Tablet

Urtainex 8 mg Tablet is a long-acting medicine used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure) and angina (heart-related chest pain). It helps to lower high blood pressure, thus reducing the chances of future heart attack and stroke.

Urtainex 8 mg Tablet should be used along with a proper diet, salt restriction, and regular exercise for best results. It should be taken regularly at a fixed time every day. This medicine should not be stopped abruptly. Some people may experience mild dizziness initially while taking this medicine, which improves with time. Swelling of the ankle may occur in some patients as a side effect.

Uses of Urtainex Tablet

Urtainex Tablet side effects

Common
  • Fatigue
  • Ankle swelling
  • Sleepiness
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Palpitations
  • Nausea
  • Edema (swelling)
  • Abdominal pain

How to use Urtainex 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. Urtainex 8 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Urtainex Tablet works

Urtainex 8 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.

Urtainex Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Urtainex 8 mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Urtainex 8 mg Tablet during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Urtainex 8 mg Tablet during lactation is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
CAUTION
Urtainex 8 mg Tablet may cause dizziness or weakness due to low blood pressure. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Urtainex 8 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Urtainex 8 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Urtainex Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Urtainex 8 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Urtainex 8 mg Tablet
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Urtainex 8 mg Tablet 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.
  • Take it at the same time every day to help you remember to take it.
  • A sudden drop in your blood pressure may occur, especially when you first start taking Urtainex 8 mg Tablet. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • It can cause ankle or foot swelling. Raise your legs while you are sitting down. Talk to your doctor if it does not go away.
  • It may cause dizziness. Do not drive or perform activity require mental focus until you know how Urtainex 8 mg Tablet affects you. 
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding. 

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Urtainex with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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SERIOUS
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Brand(s): Excrete
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Brand(s): Shinosun
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Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Urtainex

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Do yoga and pranayam regularly, take halleezy tablet 2 tablet twice
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References
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