What is Nebivolol used for?
Nebivolol is a beta blocker used to treat essential hypertension (high blood pressure with no known cause). It relaxes blood vessels and improves blood flow, thereby lowering blood pressure. This medication is also used in the treatment of heart failure. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What are the side effects of Nebivolol?
Like other medicines, Nebivolol can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Nebivolol 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 Nebivolol cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Nebivolol develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Nebivolol can cause side effects such as dizziness, diarrhea, tiredness, weakness, nausea, and headache. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Nebivolol.
What is the recommended dosage of Nebivolol?
The dosage of Nebivolol prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Nebivolol can be taken with or without food.
What if you miss a dose of Nebivolol?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Nebivolol 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 Nebivolol?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Nebivolol, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Nebivolol?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Nebivolol.
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 Nebivolol, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Nebivolol can interact with other beta blockers and antidepressants.
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 questions to ask your doctor before taking Nebivolol?
Is it possible for me to take Nebivolol with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Nebivolol?
What are the possible drug interactions of Nebivolol?
How will Nebivolol work in my body?
How should Nebivolol be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Nebivolol drug interactions and side effects?
Where can I buy Nebivolol over the counter?
This Nebivolol without prescription medicine is not available as it is only available with the doctor's prescription. This product is available in the following dosage forms: Tablet.
Can I buy Nebivolol without a prescription?
Nebivolol without prescription belongs to a group of medicines called “beta blockers.” This medication is used, often with other medicines, for the treatment of adults with high blood pressure (hypertension).
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 Nebivolol is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.