Ivabrad 5 Mg
Ivabrad 5 Mg Tablet is used to treat chronic heart failure (a condition where the heart does not pump the blood adequately) and stable angina (chest pain or discomfort). This medicine is not recommended for use in patients less than 18 years of age.
Ivabrad 5 Mg tablet is a cardiotonic agent that works on the ionic current which results in slowing down the heart rate and increasing blood flow. It is prescribed to patients who have suffered heart failure. The drug basically controls the condition and helps improve the state of the heart.
It prevents the situation from becoming worse. It is a cyclic nucleotide-gated channel blocker. Thus, it effectively regulates the rate at which the heart beats, preventing the onset of any complications.
Drug = Ivabradine
Strength = 5 Mg
Manufacturer = Lupin Ltd.
How To Take
Take Ivabrad 5 Mg by mouth with a meal as directed by your doctor, usually twice daily. The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. To reduce your risk of side effects, your doctor may direct you to start this medication at a low dose and gradually increase your dose. Other medications are usually used along with ivabradine to treat heart failure. Carefully follow your doctor's directions for taking all your medications.
Use Ivabrad 5 Mg regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same times each day.
Avoid eating grapefruit or drinking grapefruit juice while using this medication unless your doctor or pharmacist says you may do so safely. Grapefruit can increase the chance of side effects with this medicine. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more details.
Ivabrad 5 Mg Tablet
Ivabrad 7.5 Mg Tablet
Chest pain or discomfort
Shortness of breath
Ivabrad 5 Mg is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. Your doctor may prescribe a safer alternative based on your clinical condition.
Ivabrad 5 Mg is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue breastfeeding or to discontinue the drug based on your clinical condition.
Use of Ivabrad 5 Mg may cause symptoms such as dizziness or blurred vision in some patients. It is advised that you do not perform any activities that require high mental alertness such as driving a vehicle or operating machinery if you experience any of these symptoms during treatment with this medicine.
Ivabrad 5 Mg should be used with extreme caution due to the increased risk of a very low blood pressure. Close monitoring of blood pressure levels, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition of the patient.
Ivabrad 5 Mg is used by people with a certain heart problem (chronic heart failure), to help prevent it from getting worse and needing treatment in a hospital. Heart failure is a condition where your heart does not pump blood as well as it should.
Ivabradine works by making your heart beat more slowly. It should not be used if you have a slow resting heartbeat (less than 60 beats per minute) before starting ivabradine, low blood pressure, or if your heart failure symptoms have recently gotten worse.