Korandil 20 mg Tablet

Manufactured by Sun Pharma Laboratories Ltd
Composition: Nicorandil
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Korandil 20 mg Tablet is used to prevent or reduce the pain and strain on the heart caused by certain cardiovascular disorders. It is used in patients who cannot take certain other cardiovascular drugs called beta-blockers. It is also used for patients in whom the pain is not adequately controlled by other agents. This medicine is not recommended for use in children.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Korandil 20 mg Tablet

Onset of action

The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.

Duration of effect

The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.

Safe with alcohol?

moderate

It is recommended that you do not consume alcohol during treatment with this medicine due to the increased risk of very low blood pressures, dizziness, and drowsiness. It is advised that you do not perform any activities that require high mental alertness such as driving a vehicle or operating heavy machinery if alcohol and Korandil 20 mg Tablet are used together.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue breastfeeding or to discontinue the drug based on your clinical condition.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Korandil 20 mg Tablet

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Korandil 20 mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Nicoduce Od 20 mg TabletAbbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd
Nikoran 20 mg TabletTorrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

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