Oricar 12.5 mg tablet

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Manufacturer: Nicholas Piramal India Ltd

Trade name: Oricar

Strength: 12.5 mg

Type: Tablet

Active ingredient: Carvedilol

Category: Beta blocker

Pregnancy category: Carvedilol belongs to FDA pregnancy category C.

Uses: Oricar 12.5 mg tablet is used to treat heart filure and high blood pressure. It is also used after heart attack to increase the survival rate.

How to use: Take Oricar 12.5 mg tablet orally as directed by your physician with food. If you are taking it to improve hypertension take the blood pressure readings to let your doctor know.

Side Effects: Dry eyes, diarrhea, dizziness, drowsiness, impotence, cough, tiredness

Dosage: The initial dose for heart failure is 3.125 mg twice daily. The initial dose for high blood pressure is 6.25 mg twice a daily.

Written by: : healthplus24.com team

Date last updated: august 16th, 2015