Information about Ranolazine
Ranolazine is used to prevent chest pain (angina).
How ranolazine works
Ranolazine is an anti-anginal medication. It works by decreasing the oxygen requirement of the heart by relaxing heart muscle.
Common side effects of ranolazine
Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Dizziness, Constipation, Weakness
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Expert advice for Ranolazine
- Ranolazine is used in combination with other medicines to help prevent new attacks of angina (chest pain arising from heart). It does not stop an acute attack.
- It does not affect heart rate and blood pressure at rest or during exercise.
- It improves HbA1c and blood sugar levels in diabetes patients.
- It may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
- It may produce changes in the ECG (QTc interval prolongation). It is recommended to get an ECG done within 1 to 2 weeks of starting the medication.
- Notify your doctor if you are taking any other medications along with Ranolazine