Information about Trimetazidine

    Trimetazidine uses

    Trimetazidine is used to prevent chest pain (Angina).

    How trimetazidine works

    Trimetazidine decreases the oxygen requirement of the heart by shifting its metabolism from fats to glucose. As a result, the heart works more efficiently.

    Common side effects of trimetazidine

    Headache, Vomiting, Dizziness, Weakness, Constipation, Nausea

    Available Medicine for Trimetazidine

    • ₹90 to ₹109
      Serdia Pharmaceuticals India Pvt Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹75 to ₹120
      Micro Labs Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹90 to ₹195
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹55 to ₹117
      Cipla Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹64 to ₹162
      Ipca Laboratories Ltd
      4 variant(s)
    • ₹160
      Micro Labs Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹125 to ₹168
      Modi Mundi Pharma Pvt Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹60 to ₹126
      USV Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹88
      Shrrishti Health Care Products Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹120
      Aretaeus Pharmaceuticals
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Trimetazidine

    • The Trimetazidine may cause dizziness and lightheadedness. To avoid this, get up slowly after sitting or lying down. 
    • Avoid driving if you feel dizzy after consuming Trimetazidine. 
    • Notify your doctor immediately if you are or are planning to become pregnant during the administration of this medicine. 
    • Do not breast-feed while taking Trimetazidine.

    Frequently asked questions for Trimetazidine


    Q. What is Trimetazidine used for?
    Trimetazidine is used in the treatment of angina pectoris (sensation of pressure, squeezing, or pain in the chest due to insufficient blood supply to the heart) as an additional therapy to other medicines.

    Content on this page was last updated on 28 August, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)