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Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's

Manufacturer

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition

CARVEDILOL-3.125MG

Pack Of

10 TABLETS

In Stock

Prescription Required

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's

Product Details

About Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's

Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers used alone or together with other medicines to treat high blood pressure (hypertension), chronic heart failure and myocardial infarction (heart attack). High blood pressure adds to the workload of the heart and arteries. If it continues for a long time, the heart and arteries may not function properly. This can damage the blood vessels of the brain, heart, and kidneys, resulting in a stroke, heart failure, or kidney failure. Lowering blood pressure may reduce the risk of stroke and heart attacks.

Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's contains Carvedilol which plays a vital role in relaxing our blood vessels by blocking the action of certain natural substances in your body. This lowers your blood pressure and helps in reducing your risk of having a stroke, a heart attack, other heart problems, or kidney problems in the future. This medicine needs to be taken regularly to be effective.

Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's can be taken orally with or without food or as directed by your physician. Swallow the whole tablet with a glass of water. Do not crush, chew, or break it. Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's is preferable to take at the same time every day for better results. Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's is generally safe to consume. Some people may experience common side effects like dizziness, fatigue, hypotension, diarrhoea, hyperglycemia (high blood sugar level), asthenia (lack of energy), bradycardia (slow heart attack), and weight increase. Most of the side effects of Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.

Don't stop taking $ name without talking to your doctor first. Stopping Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's gradually may cause changes in your heart rhythm and blood pressure, cause chest pain, or a heart attack. Your doctor will lower your dose gradually over a period of time to help prevent these symptoms. Patients with asthma, liver damage and heart blockage should avoid using Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's. 

Uses of Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's

High blood pressure (hypertension), Chronic heart failure, Myocardial infarction (heart attack)

Directions for Use

Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's can be taken orally with or without food or as directed by your physician. Swallow the whole tablet with approximately a glass of water. Do not crush, chew, or break it.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's

Like all medicines, Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. You may experience common side effects like, diarrhoea, hyperglycemia (high blood sugar level), asthenia (lack of energy), bradycardia (slow heart attack), and weight increase. Most of the side effects of Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Don't stop taking the medication without talking to your doctor first. Stopping Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's gradually may cause changes in your heart rhythm and blood pressure, cause chest pain, or a heart attack. Your doctor will lower your dose gradually over a period of time to help prevent these symptoms. Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's can cause low blood sugar (hypoglycaemia). This medication should be used with caution if you have diabetes, particularly if you are taking insulin or other diabetes drugs that may cause low blood sugar. This medication can also induce low blood sugar in babies, children and adults who do not have diabetes.Do not take Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's if you have asthma or similar  breathing difficulties. It could make your asthma severe.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    You are recommended not to consume alcohol along with Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's to avoid unpleasant side-effects.

  • Pregnancy

    Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's is not recommended during pregnancy unless your doctor considers it essential. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you.

  • Breast Feeding

    Consult Your Doctor

    It is not known if Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's passes into your breast milk, so it is better to talk with your doctor about the best way to feed your baby if you are taking Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's.

  • Driving

    Consult Your Doctor

    Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's is unlikely to affect your ability to drive or to operate machinery. However, some people may occasionally feel dizzy or tired due to low blood pressure (hypotension) when taking Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's. If this happens to you, ask your doctor for advice.

  • Liver

    Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Liver diseases/conditions. Dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

  • Kidney

    Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Kidney diseases/conditions. Dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

Other Information (CAR0072)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

No, it is a prescribed drug, given by a physician for preventing specific heart conditions. Taking it on your own can cause unwanted side-effects.

It is advised to continue your medicine even after your blood pressure is under control or becomes normal as blood pressure can shot up any time. If you have any discomfort, please consult your doctor immediately.

Usually, Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's is prescribed for a long term treatment ranging from weeks to months for treating heart-related conditions and disorders. However, taking it on your own for years without a doctor's consent can be fatal. Hence, only take it as long as your doctor has prescribed it to you.

When you are taking a beta-blocker, your health care provider may recommend that you limit your consumption of bananas and other high potassium foods including papaya, tomato, avocado and kale.

If you forget to take Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's at any time, take it as soon as you remember, then continue to take it at the usual times. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.

Yes, Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's can cause hypoglycaemia but in very rare cases. In patients who have diabetes, Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's should be taken with caution and also they should measure their blood sugar level regularly.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., SUN HOUSE, CTS No. 201 B/1, Western Express Highway, Goregaon (E), Mumbai 400063

Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's

Cardivas 3.125mg Tablet 10's

MRP: 37.00

Strip
1

10 Tablet in 1 Strip