Cidmus 100Mg Tablet is an anti-hypertensive drug used in combination with Valsartan as a treatment and prevention drug for chronic heart failure and other heart conditions. It works by inhibiting a prodrug neprilysin which reduces the strain on the failing heart.
Consult your doctor if you experience any side-effects due to this medicine. Some common side effects that it can cause include low blood pressure, swelling in ankles and feet, feeling short of breath, fainting, dizziness, high blood potassium levels, muscle weakness, painful urination, little or no urination, tingly feeling, slow heart rate, weak pulse, cough and renal impairment.
You should not use this medicine if you are allergic to it or if you have ever had a severe allergic reaction to any blood pressure medication. If you have diabetes or a kidney disease, do not take this medication together with any medication that contains aliskiren. Inform your doctor if you have liver disease, diabetes or if you are on a low-salt-diet, dehydrated, pregnant or breastfeeding.
The usual initial dose for heart problems in adults is 49 mg of Cidmus 100Mg Tablet taken with 51 mg Valsartan, by mouth, twice a day. Adjustment of dose will be done by the doctor depending on your response to treatment.
Is It safe with alcohol?Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Cidmus 100mg tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Cidmus 100mg tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?Occasionally dizziness or weariness may occur.
Does this affect kidney function?There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
Does this affect liver function?There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
This medication works by blocking the enzyme neprilysin, which leads to the degeneration of atrial and brain natriuretic peptide. When these peptides remain excessively active the blood pressure is reduced, as the blood volume is lowered.
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