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SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S

Manufacturer

Abbott India Ltd

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1 Tablet

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Prescription Required
Product Details

About SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S

SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S comes into the category of medications known as 'anti-anginal medication', that is vasodilator in nature, Nitroglycerin (organic nitrate). SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S is primarily indicated in preventing attacks of angina (chest pain) and treatment of angina due to coronary artery disease. Angina occurs when the heart does not get a sufficient amount of oxygen. When the heart does not get enough amount of oxygenated blood, then it is unable to function properly. If proper treatment is not provided at to right time, it can even cause heart attack, heart failure, or arrhythmias (irregular heart rhythms).

SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S contains Glyceryl Trinitrate, is a vasodilator in nature, works by relaxing the blood vessels and decreasing the demand for oxygen the heart requires. As a result, it reduces heart workload and prevents attacks of angina. The dose of SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S may be required to increase after a certain time as SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S develops tolerance after some time. Your doctor might increase your dose depending upon your condition, and please stick to the dosage schedule.

SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S is taken with or without food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S. You may experience dry mouth, headache, blurred vision, insomnia, tingling, and prickling sensation in some cases. Most of these side effects of SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S are temporary, do not require medical attention, and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.

Consume only if the doctor prescribes you. Never encourage self-medication or suggest your medicine to someone else. You should not take SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S if you are allergic to nitrates or any of its ingredients or are taking medication for hypertension, glaucoma, heart disease, erectile dysfunction, anaemia. Check with your doctor if you're pregnant, currently breastfeeding or taking any other prescribed or non-prescribed medicines. Also, do not stop SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S abruptly as it may lead to severe side-effects. Avoid alcohol consumption as it might lead to very low blood pressure.

Uses of SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S

Angina (heart-related chest pain)

Directions for Use

SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S should be used as advised by the doctor. Your doctor will decide the dose and duration of SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S.Sublingual tablet: It should be kept below the tongue as SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S is absorbed more quickly.Spray: If SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S is in spray form, spray it below your tongue. Number of sprays will be decided by the doctor.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S

Like all medicines, SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. The most common side effects are headache, vertigo (a major symptom of balance disorder), dizziness, weakness, heart palpitations (unusual awareness of the heartbeat), low blood pressure upon rising from a seated position, nausea and vomiting, sweating, paleness, fainting, flushing (warm or red condition of your skin), and other skin reactions that may be severe. Most of these side effects 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

Do not take SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S if you are allergic to nitrates or any of its ingredients. Inform your doctor about all other OTC medications, vitamins, nutritional supplements, and herbal products you are taking or plan to take. If you have a kidney, drink or have ever consumed large amounts of alcohol, have anaemia, or have a heart attack. SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S should be taken with caution and only if a doctor prescribes you. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or are breastfeeding before starting SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S as a dose adjustment may be required if benefits outweigh the harm. SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S may cause dizziness, light-headedness, and fainting when you get up too quickly from a lying position, especially when you start taking SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S so please get up gradually.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Concomitant use of nitrates and alcohol may cause hypotension. So intake of SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S should be avoided with SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S.

  • Pregnancy

    SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S is a pregnancy Category B medicine. It is not known whether SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S will affect pregnant women or fetus or not. Hence, the intake of SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S should be avoided if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant as it may harm the baby. Your doctor may give you if the benefits of SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S overweigh the risks.

  • Breast Feeding

    Safety of SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S is not known in breastfeeding women. So, SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S should not be taken while breastfeeding.

  • Driving

    Consult Your Doctor

    SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S can affect alertness and coordination. So, operating machinery which requires concentration should be avoided.

  • Liver

    SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Liver diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

  • Kidney

    SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Kidney diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

Other Information (SOR0093)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S should not be taken before doing any physical workout to prevent angina pain. A person should consult with the doctor to know the right time of taking SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S.

Yes, SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S can cause a headache. Please increase fluid intake as it is known to decrease headache when taking SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S. If the problem persists, consult your doctor and do as advised.

SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S is not advised in patients with severe anaemia, and one should tell their doctor if they have this condition.

A person who is already taking phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE-5) inhibitors, such as avanafil, sildenafil, tadalafil, or vardenafil, should not consume SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S as it may cause serious side effects in the body.

If you miss a dose of SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S, take the missed dose as soon as you remember it. However, if it’s almost time for the next dose, do not take a double dose to make up for a missed one.

It is suggested to take SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S in the dose and duration as advised by the doctor. If you take it in more than the recommended dose, it might cause unpleasant side effects. If you think your symptoms are not improving, please consult your doctor.

A person should not take SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S with your erectile dysfunction medication as it might trigger the blood pressure-lowering effect of SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S. Consult your doctor for further advice.

A person should not stop taking SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S without talking to your doctor. If they suddenly stop taking SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S, then they may experience confusion, fever, mental state changes, or severe muscle stiffness. Your doctor will probably decrease your dose gradually depending upon your disease condition.

SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S should be kept in the original glass container and tightly capped after each use to prevent loss of tablet potency. Store SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S tablets at room temperature.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S

Manufacturer/Marketer address

16th Floor, Godrej BKC, Plot – C, “G” Block, Bandra-Kurla Complex, Bandra (East), Mumbai – 400 051, India

SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S

SORBITRATE INSTA 0.5MG SL TABLET 30'S

MRP: 59.43

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