MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET
SUN PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRIES LTD
MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET belongs to the class of organic nitrates with blood vessel dilating activity. It is used for a heart condition called angina pectoris in which blood vessels of the heart get narrowed in an unexpected and sudden manner leading to decreased blood flow to muscles of the heart leading to its suffocation & thus leads to a tight pain in the chest, neck or arm area.
MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET a mononitrate form of isosorbide is a powerful vasodilator (widens blood vessels). It works by formation of the free radical nitric oxide (NO) inside our body which leads to relaxation of muscles of blood vessels especially of heart leading to proper blood flow towards heart muscle which has been working under immense pressure due to decreased blood flow to it.
MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET should be taken as prescribed by your doctor, with or without a meal at fixed intervals every day for best results. The dose of MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET can vary depending upon your condition and the severity of the condition. Also, it is recommended to complete the course of medicine even if you feel better. The common side effects of MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET include nausea, dizziness & headache. Everyone need not experience the above side effects. In case of any discomfort, speak with a doctor.
Before starting MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET, please inform your doctor if you have any allergy (against any nitrate), have suffered heart attack/stroke, or have an eye disease called glaucoma. Do not take MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET on your own as, self-medication. If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine.
Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight
Most of the side effects of MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor. Some common side effect of MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET are,
Low blood pressure headache.
Swelling of eyelids, face or lips.
Rash or itching especially those covering your whole body.
Exfoliative dermatitis (serious illness with blistering of the skin, mouth, eyes and genitals)
Inform your doctor if you are allergic to any nitrate in particular.
It is not necessary for everyone to experience the above side effects. In case of any discomfort, speak with your doctor.
Communicate to your doctor or pharmacist before taking MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET if a patient has low performing thyroid gland, iundernourished because of a poor diet, has severe liver/kidney problems, suffers from hypothermia (very low body temperature), suffers from very poor blood circulation, has had any lethal damage to heart such as a heart attack or suffers from a disease called glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye).
Do not drink alcohol. It could increase the effect of MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET and lower your blood pressure too much. If this happens, you may feel dizzy or faint.
If you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine.
If you are a breast-feeding mother, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine.
MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET may give you headache, blurred vision or make you feel dizzy or tired make sure you are not affected before you drive or operate machinery.
A patient is advised to take this drug only on doctor's consultation as there have been reports of interactions between liver patients and MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET.
A patient is advised to take this drug only on doctor's consultation as there have been reports of interactions between Kidney patients and MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET.
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Expires on or after - September 2021
Take the missed dose as soon as possible, if its been too late then jumo to next dose and never attempt to take double dose as it may lead to serious harmful implications.
Strictly no, drastic fall in blood pressure is seen & is never advised except for a few antihypertensives that too only under doctors consultation.
No, ergot based drugs have been found to have interaction with MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET thus not advised.
No, the interaction produced causes severe hypotension or decrease in blood pressure.
It can induce throbbing headache, reddening of the skin chills along with sweating, nausea, vomiting, and quick heartbeat if you take more than the prescribed dose of MONOTRATE OD 25MG TABLET. Seek emergency treatment and seek urgent consultation with your doctor if you are taking more than the prescribed dosage of this drug.
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10 Tablet in 1 Strip