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NEXOVAS 10MG TAB

Nexovas 10MG tablet
Uses and Benefits

Uses and Benefits

Nexovas 10MG tablet belongs to a class of medicines known as calcium channel blockers, is used to treat hypertension (elevation of blood pressure caused by genetic or environmental factors), prevents angina (heart related chest pain), heart attack and stroke and other heart complications. It works by relaxing the blood vessels and improves blood flow and oxygen in the body, thereby reducing the risk of getting chest pain. This medicine is used with a proper healthy diet and exercise program to control high blood pressure for best possible effects. However, the uses mentioned here are not comprehensive, there may be other conditions for which the medication may be used upon your doctor’s discretion.

Composition

Composition

The active ingredient of Nexovas 10MG tablet is Cilnidipine (10MG)

Mechanism of Action of Drugs

Mechanism of Action of Drugs

Cilnidipine is a calcium channel blocker that works by normalizing the blood pressure by relaxing the blood vessels and improves blood flow and oxygen in the body, thereby reducing the risk of getting chest pain. It prevents the entry of calcium from entering into the muscles, leading to muscle relaxation.

Contraindications and Cautions

Contraindications and Caution

Patients with following conditions are suggested to seek advice from their healthcare professionals before using Nexovas 10MG tablet:

  • Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients used in the tablet
  • Cardiogenic shock
  • Recent myocardial infarction
  • Acute unstable angina
  • Severe aortic stenosis
  • Caution:
  • Hypotension
  • Poor cardiac reserve
  • Heart failure
  • Hepatic impairment
  • Pregnancy and lactation
Side Effects

Side and Adverse Effects

The following side effects may or may not occur during the usage of Nexovas 10MG tablet. It is usually well tolerated when taken in the recommended dosage guidelines. Most of the side effects are generally mild and you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:

  • Dizziness
  • Hypotension
  • Flushing
  • Muscle pain
  • Peripheral oedema
  • Increased urination frequency
  • Eye pain
  • Lethargy
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Ischaemic chest pain

Rare but more serious adverse effects may include:

  • Visual disturbances
  • Fast heartbeat
  • Insomnia
  • Impotence
  • Elevated hepatic enzymes
  • Depression
How to Use

How to Use

Take Nexovas 10MG tablet as instructed by your doctor. Swallow the tablet whole with water, immediately after opening it from the strip. Do not break or crush or chew the tablet.
Avoid missing or forgetting the dose. If you do, take it as soon as you remember; but if it’s almost time for your next dose, skip it and take it according to your normal schedule. Don’t swallow two doses at the same time which is dangerous to your health.
The tablet can be taken with or without food. If significant stomach upset occurs, it could be taken with food. The tablet is usually taken not once a day. Take the tablet at the same time every day as it helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body.
Do not change the dose or stop taking the medicine before completion of the course or without consulting your doctor. Continue to use this drug until completion of the maximum amount suggested.

Overdosage

Avoid taking medicine more than the prescribed dosage. If you notice any unusual or abnormal reactions after taking the tablet, promptly seek medical attention. Depending on the dosage of Nexovas 10MG tablet, symptoms vary in individuals, you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:

  • Tachycardia
  • Dysrhythmia
  • Marked hypotension
  • Excessive peripheral vasodilation
  • Tremor
  • Gingival hyperplasia
  • Cardiogenic shock
Warnings and Precautions

Warnings and Precautions

Use this tablet on the advice of medical practitioner. Dose adjustments or complete avoidance of the Nexovas 10MG tablet may be required in the following conditions:

Kidney:

The medicine is safe to use among patients with kidney problems. Adjustments of dose of the medicine may not be needed. However, if you have any renal problems, it is highly recommended that you consult doctor before the consumption of this medicine.

Liver:

Caution is advised among people with liver problems. Dose adjustments of the tablet may be needed. If you have any hepatic problems, it is highly recommended that you consult doctor before the consumption of this medicine.

Pregnancy:

Nexovas 10MG is not considered safe to use in pregnant women unless the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved. Despite the fact that there are limited studies in human beings, animal studies have shown effects on the developing baby. It is recommended that you consult your doctor before consuming this medicine.

Lactation:

The medicine is likely unsafe to use for nursing mothers. Limited human data suggests that the medication may pass into the breastmilk and harm the infant. Consult your doctor immediately if the baby shows signs of increased sleepiness, breathing problems or difficulty in breast feeding.

Alcohol:

Interaction of alcohol with Nexovas 10MG tablet is unknown. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the medicine should be reported to your doctor immediately. If you consume alcohol on regular basis, relevant dose adjustments of the medicine may be necessary depending on your clinical condition.

Driving:

The tablet may decrease alertness, cause impaired judgement, affect your vision and make you feel dizzy, light headedness, do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.

Food:

Avoid grape fruit juice as it may alter serum levels.

Drug Interactions:

Inform your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines which includes over-the-counter drugs, herbal tonics, supplements and medicines that you buy without a prescription. Alert your doctor if you are taking Nexovas 10MG tablet with rifampicin, ciclosporin, tacrolimus, simvastatin, erythromycin, phenytoin, dexamethasone, quinidine, carbamazepine, cimetidine.

Precautions
  • Do not use this tablet post the expiry date
  • Do not use this medication for durations longer than suggested by your doctor
  • Store at room temperature (20-30 degree Celsius)
FDA Pregnancy Category

FDA Pregnancy Category

Category C: Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.


Drug Composition information
What is Cilnidipine for:

Used to treat hypertension with or without cardiac failure

How does Cilnidipine work:

Blocks the movement of calcium ions into cells

How should Cilnidipine be used:

Take this drug as directed by the doctor

Common side effects of Cilnidipine :

Dizziness, headache, hypotension

What do I do if I miss a dose

Call your doctor to find out what to do.

What precautions should I take when taking Cilnidipine :

If you have an allergy to this drug. - Tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.

When do I need to seek medical help

If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. Any rash. Side effect or health problem is not better or you are feeling worse.

Can I take Cilnidipine with other medicines:

Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. - Taking them together can cause bad side effects. - Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.

Are there any food restrictions

Avoid Alcohol

How do I store Cilnidipine :

Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. - Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.

Pregnancy Category

Category C : Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.

Therapeutic Classification

Calcium Antagonists


Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions
Q1. What is the use of the Nexovas 10MG tablet?

The tablet belongs to a class of medicines known as calcium channel blockers, is used to treat hypertension (elevation of blood pressure caused by genetic or environmental factors), prevents angina (heart related chest pain) and stroke and other heart complications. It works by relaxing the blood vessels and improves blood flow and oxygen in the body, thereby reducing the risk of getting chest pain. This medicine is used with a proper healthy diet and exercise program to control high blood pressure for best possible effects.

Q2. What are the side effects of the Nexovas 10MG tablet?

The tablet is well tolerated when taken in prescribed dosage guidelines. Most common side effects include dizziness, hypotension, flushing, muscle pain, peripheral oedema, increased urination frequency, eye pain, lethargy, diarrhea, stomach pain, ischaemic chest pain. Its use may also lead to extreme but uncommon side effects such as visual disturbances, fast heartbeat, insomnia, impotence, elevated hepatic enzymes, depression.

Q3. Should we take Nexovas 10MG tablet with food or without food?

The tablet can be taken with or without food. If significant stomach upset occurs, it could be taken with food.

Q4. What are the precautions to be followed while taking the Nexovas 10MG tablet?

If you ever had impaired kidney function, sever liver impairment or heart disease, let your doctor know before taking this medicine. Inform your doctor about all the medicines you take to ensure that you are healthy. This medicine is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients used in the tablet, cardiogenic shock, recent myocardial infarction, acute unstable angina, severe aortic stenosis. Caution is advised among patients with hypotension, poor cardiac reserve, heart failure, hepatic impairment, pregnancy and lactation.

Q5. Does Nexovas 10MG tablet make you sleepy?

The tablet may decrease alertness, impaired judgement, affect your vision and make you feel dizzy, light headedness, do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.

Q6. Is Nexovas 10MG tablet harmful? What does an overdose of Nexovas 10MG tablet lead to?

The tablet is usually well tolerated when taken in the recommended dosage guidelines. Over dose of the medicine may lead to tachycardia, dysrhythmia, marked hypotension, excessive peripheral vasodilation, tremor, gingival hyperplasia, cardiogenic shock.

Q7. Can I take Nexovas 10MG tablet during pregnancy?

The tablet is not considered safe to use in pregnant women unless the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved. Despite the fact that there are limited studies in human beings, animal studies have shown effects on the developing baby. It is recommended that you consult your doctor before consuming this medicine.

Q8. Can Nexovas 10MG tablet be taken without a doctor’s prescription?

No, do not take the medicine without doctor’s prescription.

Q9. Is it okay to drink alcohol while I am on the Nexovas 10MG tablet?

Interaction of alcohol with this medicine is unknown. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the medicine should be reported to your doctor immediately. If you consume alcohol on regular basis, relevant dose adjustments of the medicine may be necessary depending on your clinical condition.

Q10. How to store Nexovas 10MG tablet?

Store the medicine at room temperature (20-30 degree Celsius) in a cool and dry place. Keep the tablet according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Store the medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed.

Q11. If I have trouble swallowing Nexovas 10MG tablet, can I mix it in water and drink it?

This tablet is designed to be swallowed with water. If you take them in a way they weren’t intended to be used, you could experience an overdose if the active constituent enters the blood stream too quickly. Alternatively, if it enters your body too slowly, it may never achieve a high enough concentration to be completely functional.

Q12. Can we give Nexovas 10MG tablet to children?

This tablet is not recommended for children below 6 years of age since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established.

Q13. By when should I start seeing the results of the Nexovas 10MG tablet?

The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action in the body is 4-6 hours after administration.

Q14. How long does the effect of Nexovas 10MG tablet last?

The duration for which this medicine remains active in the body is clinically not established.

Q15. Can we take Nexovas 10MG tablet daily? If yes, how many tablets can we take everyday?

Medicines should always be taken under medical supervision. Take the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor: for dosage and duration. Most recommended dose is one tablet per day.

Q16. For how many days should I take the Nexovas 10MG tablet?

The number of days that any medicine must be taken varies from patient to patient; and case to case. So always stick to your doctor’s suggestion about how many days to take this medicine.

Q17. When should I take Nexovas 10MG tablet?

Use the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor for the dosage and duration.

Note: All of the above information is for reference purpose only. It is always recommended that you consult a medical professional.

Seller Information
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MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD

khasra no-21,22,66,67&68-aho-yangtam,namchepung,po-ranipool,sikkim-737135 office-macleods pharmaceuticals ltd atlanta arcade,marol church road,andheri (east),mumbai - 400059, india.

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khasra no-21,22,66,67&68-aho-yangtam,namchepung,po-ranipool,sikkim-737135 office-macleods pharmaceuticals ltd atlanta arcade,marol church road,andheri (east),mumbai - 400059, india.

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