Veramil 80 mg Tablet is a calcium channel blocker. It blocks the action of calcium on the heart and blood vessels, thereby widening the blood vessels and allowing more blood and oxygen to reach the heart. This reduces blood pressure and decreases the chances of angina (chest pain).
Taking Verapamil with alcohol can cause minor side effects
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Veramil 80 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.
Veramil 80 mg Tablet 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.
Veramil 80 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Veramil 80 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Veramil 80 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Careful monitoring of the patient for any signs of overdosage is advisable.
Veramil 80 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Veramil 80 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
One of the side-effects of Veramil is slow heart rate. If you notice such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Q. Is verapamil a beta blocker, statin, ant cholinergic, MOA inhibitor?
No. Verapamil is not a beta blocker, statin, MOA inhibitor or anticholinergic. It is a calcium channel blocker. However, both the classes of drugs are used for managing high blood pressure and abnormal heart beats (arrhythmia)