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Trizidine 20 Tablet

Manufactured byAbbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.
Description

Trizidine 20 Tablet is used in combination with other drugs for the symptomatic treatment of stable angina pectoris, chest pain caused by decreased oxygen supply due to reduced blood flow to the heart. This medicine is used when patients do not respond adequately to other agents or are intolerant to first line anti-anginal agents.

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Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Trizidine 20 Tablet

  • Hypersensitivity
  • Headache
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Abdominal pain
  • Fatigue

Uses of Trizidine 20 Tablet

What is it prescribed for?

  • Angina pectoris
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to trimetazidine or any other components present along with it.

Parkinson's disease

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with Parkinson's disease since it may worsen the symptoms of Parkinson's.

Severe renal impairment

Trizidine 20 Tablet is not recommended for use in patients with severe renal impairment (CrCl less than 30 ml/minute) due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Breast-feeding

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
General warnings

Use in pediatrics

Trizidine 20 Tablet is not recommended for use in children and adolescents.

Drowsiness

This medicine may cause 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 during treatment with this medicine.

Hypotension

Trimetazidine may cause hypotension. This risk is especially higher in patients undergoing treatment with high blood pressure medicines. Close monitoring of blood pressure and appropriate dose adjustments may be required based on the clinical condition.

Geriatric use

Caution is advised while using this medicine in elderly patients above the age of 75 years due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

Therapeutic use

Use of this medicine as a first line agent for unstable angina or heart attack is not recommended. This medicine is also not indicated for use as a curative treatment for angina.

Missed Dose

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed one.

Overdose

Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Instructions

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine

Metoclopramide

Disease interactions

Disease

Information not available.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
Take Trizidine 20 Tablet with food. Do not take in larger amounts than advised/prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Miscelleneous

To be taken with food

To be taken as instructed by doctor

May cause sleepiness

How it works
Trizidine 20 Tablet works by increasing energy supply to the heart muscles through increased glucose utilization.
Legal Status

Approved

Unknown

Approved

Approved

Classification

Category

Antianginal agents, Vasodilators

Schedule

Schedule H

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https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB09069

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Information on this page was last updated on 13 Sep 2017

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