|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Offer|
|30 Tablet/s||US$ 0.18||US$ 5.54||
|60 Tablet/s||US$ 0.18||US$ 11.08||
|90 Tablet/s||US$ 0.18||US$ 16.62||
|US Brand Name||Coreg|
Cardivas 12.5 mg contains the active ingredient, a group of drugs known as Carvedilol, a beta-blocker medication that works by relaxing and widening the blood vessels. This cause easier for your heart to pump blood around the body and reduces blood pressure and load on your heart. Carvedilol is an effective antihypertensive agent and together with diuretics. It treats chest pain that occurs when the arteries that supply blood and oxygen to your heart are narrowed, resulting in less oxygen reaching your heart muscles. Your doctor may prescribe this medication to treat heart failure in combination with other medicines.
For the treatment for hypertension in adults, 12.5 mg once daily is the recommended dose. The medicine comes in the form of an extended-release tablet that you may need to take twice daily with food. If you have been told to take Carvedilol to treat heart failure, you should take the kit with water just after consuming your meal. Avoid alcohol consumption as it might worsen the effects of alcohol.
If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, take it under the supervision of a doctor. Consult your doctor if you conceived during the treatment. You may experience tiredness or dizziness while taking the cardiovascular drug. This is usually common during the initial days of the treatment. If this occurs, do not drive or indulge in activities that require your complete attention. Avoid drinking alcohol as it may make the symptoms worse. If you want more information related to Cardivas tablets, contact your doctor before initiating the treatment.
The beta-blocker medication contains lactose and sucrose. If your doctor has asked you that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before taking this medicine.
Do not take Cardivas 12.5 mg if you are allergic to Carvedilol or any other medicine ingredients. Avoid taking it if you have liver disease, very low blood pressure, severe heart failure, fluid retention, a tumor of the adrenal gland, metabolic acidosis, and poor blood circulation in the hands and feet.
Talk to your doctor before taking the Cardivas tablet if you suffer from heart problems, liver disorder, kidney disease, diabetes, serious allergic reaction, wear contact lens, have psoriasis, poor circulation affecting hands and feet. You must tell your doctor straight away if you are taking other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription or herbal products. Inform your doctor especially, if you are taking medicines to treat irregular heartbeat, nitrates medicines for angina, medicines for heart failure, antihypertensive agents, antidepressants, barbiturates, oral diabetic agent, NSAIDs, antifungal medications, and drugs for bacterial infections,
The common side effects of Cardivas 12.5 mg include:
- Heart disorder - Chest pain, irregular or unusually slow heartbeat,
- Eye- dry eyes, severe vision changes
- Gastrointestinal disorder- Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea
- Central nervous system - fatigue, headache, fainting, disorientation, light-headedness, dizzines
- Miscellaneous - Fever, unusual weight gain, change in the amount of urine produced, swelling of the hands, ankles, or feet, unusual bruising, or bleeding.