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Vasogard 5 mg Tablet

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Composition for Vasogard 5 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Vasogard 5 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Vasogard Tablet

Uses of Vasogard Tablet

Vasogard 5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure and chest pain (Angina).

Vasogard Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Vasogard 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 Vasogard 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. Vasogard 5 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Vasogard Tablet works

Vasogard 5 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 Vasogard Tablet

Expert advice for Vasogard Tablet

  • You have been prescribed Vasogard 5 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.
  • 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 Vasogard 5 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.
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Vasogard Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Vasogard Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Vasogard 5 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
Vasogard 5 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Vasogard 5 mg Tablet may cause side effects such as dizziness, headaches, nausea or tiredness, all of which could affect your ability to concentrate and drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Vasogard 5 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Vasogard 5 mg Tablet is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
Vasogard 5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Vasogard 5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Vasogard 5 mg Tablet is started at a lower dose in patients with liver disease and further increased slowly with careful monitoring.

What if you miss a dose of Vasogard Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Vasogard 5 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

Questions Related to Vasogard
High blood pressure and diabetes
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
just telling high BP and sugar wil not help in giving u medicinetell the details since when u have diabetes and hypertensionwhat medicine u taking for bothand also do following blood testHba1c, Blood sugar ( fasting & PP), Urine routine, CBC, ESR, Lipid profile, Thyroid profile, Serum creatinine, BUN, eGFR, AST & ALT
How to maintain high blood pressure?What type of restrictions in High blood pressure?
Dr. Saurabh Arora
Heart Specialist
Avoid fried food and extra salts and regular exercise
What precautions taken to control High blood pressure
Dr. Ravi Shankar M.
Ayurveda
Walking, reduce stress, Reduce stress levels, and Tab Siledin 1-0-1 after food for one motnhs
What is the best cure for high blood pressureB P 160/90
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
Hello, greetings from 1mg.com You need medications Kindly consult nearby physician for examination and proper managementTake salt restricted diet Avoid fatty foods Exercise daily, walk for 1 km
High blood pressure and high cholesterol.How can I control it
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
salt restricted diet, oily food to avoid, take abana tab 2 tab twice, arjunin cap 2 cap twicedaily do physical exercise
At times feel full of anger that results in high blood pressure
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
Anger is a natural emotional response to feeling of being wronged and/ or not being able to protect oneself from being wronged. The anger response looses it's relevance when perception of being wronged may be exaggerated or misplaced. It may happen in depression, anxiety, mood disorders, substance use disorders, psychotic disorders or impulse control disorders etc. Anger management is aimed at identifying the triggers and the thought patterns behind this response. You can start by identifying what makes you angry and why and then start analysing your perceptions. You may see a psychotherapist/psychiatrist to guide you. Some anger issues are biological impulse control issues and one needs medicines to treat them. Treatment of primary psychiatric conditions like depression, anxiety and psychosis also mitigates anger.
Any proper medicine for high Blood pressure 150/90 without any side effect with minimum dose per day.
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Frequently asked questions about Vasogard Tablet

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Q. What is Vasogard used for?
Vasogard is indicated for the treatment of high blood pressure (hypertension), angina pectoris (pain in the chest caused by blockages in the arteries leading to the heart) or chest pain classed as vasospastic angina pectoris (or Prinzmetal’s angina).
Q. Is Vasogard a calcium channel blocker and how does it works?
Vasogard is a calcium channel blocker. In patients with high blood pressure, it works by relaxing blood vessels, so that blood passes through them more easily. In patients with angina, it works by improving blood supply to the heart muscle, which then receives more oxygen, and hence, prevents chest pain. It does not provide immediate relief of chest pain from angina.
Q. Is Vasogard safe?
Vasogard is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Vasogard at night?
Vasogard can be taken at night. You should take Vasogard at the same time each day with a glass of water.
Q. Can I take Vasogard and aspirin?
Vasogard can be taken with aspirin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Vasogard with sildenafil?
Both Vasogard and sildenafil cause a lowering the blood pressure. So, taking the two medicines together could be harmful. Please consult your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Is Vasogard a beta blocker?
Vasogard is not a beta blocker. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.
Q. Is Vasogard safe for kidneys?
Vasogard is not known to damage kidneys. However, Vasogard can cause urinary disorders like difficulty in passing urine, increased the need to urinate at night, increased number of times of passing urine as an uncommon side effect.
Q. Is Vasogard a diuretic?
Vasogard is not a diuretic. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.
Q. Is Vasogard a blood thinner?
Vasogard is not a blood thinner. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.
Q. Is Vasogard a statin?
Vasogard is not a statin. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.
Q. Is Vasogard an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor?
Vasogard is not an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.
Q. Does Vasogard cause tachycardia?
Vasogard can rarely cause changes in heart rate, which can be an increase (tachycardia) or a decrease in heart rate (bradycardia) or an irregular heart rate. Please consult your doctor if you experience any changes in your heart rate while taking Vasogard.
Q. Does Vasogard cause pedal edema (swelling of the ankles)?
Vasogard can cause pedal edema (swelling of the ankles). Please consult your doctor if you have pedal edema while taking Vasogard.
Q. Does Vasogard increase creatinine?
Vasogard has not been reported to increase creatinine levels. Please consult your doctor if you have increased creatinine levels while taking Vasogard as it requires proper diagnosis and management.
Q. Does Vasogard cause erectile dysfunction?
Erectile dysfunction is an uncommon side effect of Vasogard. Please consult your doctor if you experience erectile dysfunction when you are taking Vasogard.
Q. Does Vasogard cause bradycardia (decreased heart rate)?
Vasogard can rarely cause changes in heart rate, which can be an increase (tachycardia) or a decrease in heart rate (bradycardia) or an irregular heart rate. Please consult your doctor if you experience any changes in your heart rate while taking Vasogard.
Q. Does Vasogard cause weight gain?
Vasogard can cause changes in weight, it can either cause weight gain or weight loss. However, these changes are very rare. Please consult your doctor if you experience a change in weight while taking Vasogard.
Q. Does Vasogard cause joint pain (arthralgia)?
Vasogard can cause joint pain (arthralgia). Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive joint pains while taking Vasogard.
Q. Does Vasogard cause cough?
Vasogard can cause cough, but it is a very rare side effect. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive coughing while taking Vasogard.
Q. Does Vasogard cause dry mouth?
Vasogard can cause dry mouth as an uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive dryness of mouth after taking Vasogard.
Q. Can I take Vasogard without food?
Vasogard can be taken before or after food and drinks. Vasogard should be taken same time each day with a glass of water. Do not take Vasogard with grapefruit juice.
Q. Can I take Vasogard with milk?
There are no specific recommendations on the use of Vasogard with milk. However, it can be taken before or after food and drinks.
Q. Can I take Vasogard with lisinopril?
Vasogard can be taken with lisinopril. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, as both the medicines have a blood pressure lowering effect, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Vasogard with ibuprofen?
Vasogard can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Vasogard with metoprolol?
Vasogard and metoprolol both have a blood pressure lowering effect. So, taking both the medicines together can be harmful. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Vasogard with losartan?
Vasogard and losartan both have a blood pressure lowering effect. So, taking both the medicines together can be harmful. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Vasogard with ramipril?
Vasogard and ramipril both have a blood pressure lowering effect. So, taking both the medicines together can be harmful. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Vasogard with simvastatin?
Vasogard can increase the levels of simvastatin, causing an increased tendency towards myopathy (muscle pain) and rhabdomyolysis (increased breakdown of muscle). The dose of simvastatin may need to be reduced when giving along with Vasogard . Please consult your doctor.
Q. Can I take Vasogard with atorvastatin?
Vasogard can be taken with atorvastatin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions may occur as interactions have been reported between simvastatin (belongs to the same class). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can the use of Vasogard cause gout?
Vasogard does not cause gout. It may cause joint pains (arthralgia). Please consult your doctor in case you have any signs and symptoms of gout as you may need treatment for the same.

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Taking Vasogard with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Vasogard with Rosuvastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rosuvastatin: Rosidoc, Rosustin, Rosucad, Rosufix, Ingvas
Vasogard with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro, Ani Rox, Enirox
Vasogard with Indapamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indapamide: Excrete
Vasogard with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Shinosun
Vasogard with Prednisolone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Prednisolone: Ranisol, Vepred, Catapred, GB Pred AC
Vasogard with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac
Vasogard with Cilnidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cilnidipine: Cilniright, Torcillin
Vasogard with Lithium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lithium: Psycolith
Vasogard with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itracip, Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit, Cositra, Itoz
Vasogard with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin
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