Quinoten 50 MG Tablet

Manufactured by Novartis India Ltd
Composition: Atenolol
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Quinoten 50 MG Tablet is used for the lowering of high blood pressure and relieving chest pain caused due to reduced blood flow to the heart. It is also used for treating other complications associated with heart and blood vessels.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Quinoten 50 MG Tablet

Onset of action

The peak effect of this medicine can be observed in 2 to 4 hours.

Duration of effect

This medicine is excreted in urine and feces. The effect lasts for a duration of 12 to 24 hours.

Safe with alcohol?

moderate

Consumption of alcohol should be avoided while taking this medicine, especially when you start taking the medicine or a change its dosage. Symptoms like headache, dizziness, change in pulse or heart rate should be reported to the doctor.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women. Use under the supervision of the doctor, only if clinical condition clearly requires the use of this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for breastfeeding women. Use only if clearly needed under the doctor's supervision. Monitoring of blood pressure and blood glucose levels is necessary.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Quinoten 50 MG Tablet

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Quinoten 50 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Cadpres 50 MG TabletCadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

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