Information about Moxonidine
Moxonidine is used in the treatment of hypertension.
How moxonidine works
Moxonidine is an anti-hypertensive medication. It works by relaxing blood vessels which makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood around the body.
Common side effects of moxonidine
Dry mouth, Headache, Rash, Dizziness, Back pain, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Sleepiness, Vomiting, Weakness, Nausea, Dyspepsia, Diarrhoea, Vertigo
Available Medicine for Moxonidine
- ₹65 to ₹81Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd2 variant(s)
- ₹67 to ₹92Micro Labs Ltd2 variant(s)
- ₹60 to ₹83Lupin Ltd2 variant(s)
- ₹66 to ₹96Unichem Laboratories Ltd2 variant(s)
- ₹45Zydus Cadila1 variant(s)
- ₹75 to ₹92Grownbury Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd2 variant(s)
Expert advice for Moxonidine
- Your doctor may adjust the dose and frequency (morning or evening) based on your response to Moxonidine in the beginning of the treatment.
- Dry mouth may occur as a side effect. Frequent mouth rinses, good oral hygiene, increased water intake and sugarless candy may help.
- May cause dizziness and lightheadedness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
Frequently asked questions for Moxonidine
Q. What is Moxonidine tablets/ what is Moxonidine used for?
Moxonidine is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension)
Q. Is moxonidine a diuretic?
It is not a diuretic
Q. How does Moxonidine works?
Moxonidine works by making your blood vessels relax and widen. This helps to lower your blood pressure