- Isosorbide Dinitrate
- Perindopril Erbumine
What is Generic for Isosorbide Mononitrate used for?
Isosorbide Mononitrate is used to treat chest pain (angina). It belongs to a class of drugs known as nitrates, which relaxes and widens blood vessels thereby allowing blood to flow more easily. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Isosorbide Mononitrate?
The dosage of Isosorbide Mononitrate prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Isosorbide Mononitrate?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Isosorbide Mononitrate medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Isosorbide Mononitrate?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Isosorbide Mononitrate, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Isosorbide Mononitrate?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Isosorbide Mononitrate.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Isosorbide Mononitrate, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Isosorbide Mononitrate can interact with blood pressure medication, calcium channel blockers, and beta-blockers.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Isosorbide Mononitrate?
Like other medicines, Isosorbide Mononitrate can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Isosorbide Mononitrate are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Isosorbide Mononitrate cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Isosorbide Mononitrate develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Isosorbide Mononitrate can cause side effects such as headache, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, dry mouth, blurred vision, constipation, diarrhea, and muscle pain. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Isosorbide Mononitrate.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Isosorbide Mononitrate?
Is it possible for me to take Isosorbide Mononitrate with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Isosorbide Mononitrate?
What are the possible drug interactions of Isosorbide Mononitrate?
How will Isosorbide Mononitrate work in my body?
How should Isosorbide Mononitrate be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Isosorbide Mononitrate drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Isosorbide Mononitrate is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.