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Composition for Dilkor Products

Dilkor Products are primarily used for

About Dilkor Products

Uses of Dilkor Products

Nicorandil is used in the treatment of Angina (heart-related chest pain).

Dilkor Products side effects


Side Effects of Dilkor are Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Weakness, Dizziness, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk).

How Dilkor Products work

Nicorandil is a vasodilator. It works by reducing the workload of the heart. As a result, heart muscle does not need as much blood and oxygen supply. This reduces the frequency and severity of angina attacks.

Patient Concerns about Dilkor Products

Frequently asked questions about Dilkor Products

Frequently asked questions about Nicorandil

Q. What class of drug is Dilkor 10mg Tablet and what is it used for?
Dilkor 10mg Tablet belongs to a class of medicines known as “potassium channel openers”. It helps in the removal of potassium from the walls of arteries resulting in the widening of the arteries. This decreases the workload of the heart to pump the blood. It also improves the blood and oxygen supply to your heart muscle. It is prescribed to patients with stable angina (heart-related chest pain) who cannot take other medicines (beta-blockers, calcium channel antagonist) meant for angina.
Q. Can I stop taking Dilkor 10mg Tablet?
No, you should not stop taking Dilkor 10mg Tablet without speaking to your doctor first. If you stop Dilkor 10mg Tablet suddenly, your anginal pain may recur. Talk to your doctor if you are experiencing any side effects.
Q. How long does it take Dilkor 10mg Tablet to start working?
Dilkor 10mg Tablet starts working after about an hour of taking the medicine, but full benefits may be seen only after 4 to 5 days.
Q. For how long do I need to continue Dilkor 10mg Tablet?
Continue taking your medicine for as long as your doctor tells you. Dilkor 10mg Tablet is generally prescribed for a long term. You may even need to take it for the rest of your life.
Q. What if somebody accidentally takes excess of Dilkor 10mg Tablet?
He or she should be taken to the hospital immediately. The person may experience signs of low blood pressure, which include feeling weak or dizzy. He or she may also experience irregular or fast heart beat.
Q. Can I take Dilkor 10mg Tablet if I am taking aspirin?
You should avoid taking Dilkor 10mg Tablet and aspirin together. Taking the two medicines together increases the risk of ulcer or bleeding in the mouth, stomach or intestine. Immediately consult your doctor, If you notice blood in your stool or vomit while using Dilkor 10mg Tablet.
Q. Who should not use Dilkor 10mg Tablet?
People who are allergic to Dilkor 10mg Tablet or any of its ingredients should avoid using this medicine. Also, patients who have heart problems such as cardiogenic shock or left ventricular failure with low filling pressure or cardiac decompensation or have a build-up of fluid in the lungs (pulmonary edema) should not use Dilkor 10mg Tablet. Additionally, patients taking medicines to treat erectile dysfunction (e.g., sildenafil, tadalafil, and vardenafil) or medicines to treat pulmonary hypertension (e.g., riociguat) should not use the medication. Your blood pressure may be affected if these medicines are taken with Dilkor 10mg Tablet or if you have low blood volume.
Q. Can Dilkor 10mg Tablet affect my sex life?
No, Dilkor 10mg Tablet does not affect your sex life. However, it is not recommended to take medicines used to treat erectile dysfunction (e.g., sildenafil or tadalafil) or premature ejaculation (e.g., vardenafil or dapoxetine) while taking Dilkor 10mg Tablet. Taking them together can lead to a serious drop in your blood pressure.

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