Calaptin 40mg Tablet
Calaptin, a class-IV antiarrhythmic, treats high blood pressure, supraventricular tachycardia, chest pain due to insufficient blood flow to the heart. It may also be used for cluster headaches or migraines. This medication works by relaxation of blood vessels for easy blood flow.
The drug should be taken as per doctor’s advice. Do not consume this tablet if you are allergic to any of its ingredients. Pregnant or breastfeeding women must take medical help before consuming it.
Is It safe with alcohol?Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Pregnant women must consult doctor before using this medication.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?In case of breastfeeding, you must consult the doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
Does this affect kidney function?Caution should be used in patients with impaired renal function.
Are there any overdose instructions?Consult your doctor in case of overdose.
Are there any missed dose instructions?If you miss a dose, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
It acts as an inhibitor of voltage-dependent calcium channels. The effect of this tablet on L-type calcium channels in the heart leads to the reduction of chronotropy and inotropy. This helps reduce blood pressure and heart rate.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Disease
DiseaseThis medication interacts with Liver disease.
Interaction with Medicine
MedicineThis medication interacts with Itraconazole, Metformin, Simvastatin, calcium supplements.
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