Cardivas 12.5 Tablet is a medicine used to treat high blood pressure, heart-related chest pain (angina), and heart failure. It works by relaxing the blood vessels, so blood can flow more easily to the heart. Lowering blood pressure also helps prevent future heart attacks and stroke.
Cardivas 12.5 Tablet should be taken with food. You should take it in the dose and duration as advised by the doctor. It is important to take it even if you feel well or if your blood pressure is controlled. Do not stop this medicine without talking to the doctor as your condition could get worse.
Making some changes in your lifestyle will help in improving your condition. These may include regular exercise, losing weight, smoking cessation, reducing alcohol intake, and reducing the amount of salt in your diet as advised by your doctor.
Before taking this medicine, let your doctor know if you have any heart or kidney diseases. Pregnant or breastfeeding mothers should also consult their doctor before taking this medicine.
BENEFITS OF CARDIVAS TABLET
In Treatment of Hypertension (high blood pressure)
In Treatment of Angina (heart-related chest pain)
In Treatment of Heart failure
Heart failure means your heart is weak and cannot pump enough blood to your lungs and the rest of your body. The most common symptoms are breathlessness, tiredness, and swelling in your legs, ankles, abdomen, and other parts of your body. Cardivas 12.5 Tablet makes it easier for your heart to pump blood around your body and is, therefore, effective treatment for heart failure.
This medicine will help relieve your symptoms, making you feel better and more energetic. You should make appropriate lifestyle changes (such as eating healthily and keeping active) to help this medicine be effective. Take it regularly and keep taking it even if you feel better.
HOW TO USE CARDIVAS TABLET
HOW CARDIVAS TABLET WORKS
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease. Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended for dose adjustment.
Use of Cardivas 12.5 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Interaction with drugs
Using the below medicines along with Cardivas Tablet may reduce the efficacy or cause side effects.
- Voglibose : (SERIOUS)
- Glimepiride : (SERIOUS)
- Miglitol : (SERIOUS)
- Acarbose : (SERIOUS)
- Gliclazide : (SERIOUS)
- Tamsulosin : (MODERATE)