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Isosorbide Er 30 Mg
See below: Isosorbide will clear system within 24 to 48 hours. However for Coreg (carvedilol) you'll see a gradual improvement over a few days after cessation. Complete clearing of the effects of it in about two weeks. ...Read more
Yes: It'd be fine just to take it the next day as scheduled. ...Read more
Need to take 30 mg ER imdur for angina. Would it cause low blood pressure. How effictive it is vs regular isosorbide regular release on blood pressure?
Nitrates: Both may cause some drop in blood pressure but usually not very much. Nitrates are not typically used for treatment of hypertension. The effects of the short and long acting isosorbide mono nitrate are similar; the difference is how often it has to be taken, i.e. Once vs. Twice a day. ...Read more
Take 161 asp-metropol succer ER 12.5-isosorbide 15 and cymbalta (duloxetine) 60 at 7am is this ok. Stopped taking effient and metropolol together. Breathing better?
Yes: That combination of medications is okay to take the way you are taking them. ...Read more
I'm taking 45mg isosorbide mononitrate ER for coronary artery spasms 25mg metoprolol ER for high bp. Will I have to be on these the rest of my life?
Maybe (not). . .: You'll need to address this question w/your cardiologist & family doc. If you're overweight or obese, it's possible to come off blood pressure, cholesterol & diabetes medications by changing lifestyle, eating right, exercising regularly & losing weight. Just curious, but why didn't you mention Lisinopril in your question? Regardless, metoprolol & Isosorbide Mononitrate can help decrease spasm. ...Read more
?: You are concerned; that is enough for a heart to heart with your doctor. And, does your physician know everything you take and yes every concern. Yes even that one. Great. You seemed nice, too. ...Read more
Isordil (isosorbide dinitrate): If you space the pills about 6 hours apart and they are not long acting isordil, (isosorbide dinitrate) you get the effect of the first pill repeated but not increased ...Read more
5 hours for Isosorbide Mononitrate used for prevention of angina pectoris due to coronary heart disease, HTN and MI. It is a vasodilatory agent that dilates the blood vessels. It lowers blood pressure and reduces the left ventricular preload and after load reducing the hearts oxygen requirement.
Nifedipine 1/2 life 2 hours. Calcium channel blocker. Go to Medscape or Drugbank for more info. ...Read more
Isosorbide dinitrate: "Allergic reactions to organic nitrates are extremely rare, but they do occur. The isosorbide dinitrate tablet is contraindicated in patients who are allergic to ISDN or any of its other ingredients." See: http://dailymed. Nlm. Nih. Gov/dailymed/drugInfo. Cfm? Setid=8bb91825-b63e-44aa-8edd-4326823f3009 ...Read more
Isordil (isosorbide dinitrate): Isosorbide dinitrate is a prescription drugGet a more detailed answer ›
RU in the UK?: Isoket spray is not available in the usa. It's a form of Nitroglycerin and it's used under the tongue for rapid relief of angina spells. In the usa, we use Nitroglycerin as a tablet or a spray and we use Isosorbide Dinitrate tablets for longer lasting relief/prophylaxis of angina. ...Read more
Isordil (isosorbide dinitrate): How do you know you are tolerant to the drug? ...Read more
That's ok: Okay to do so but would make sure this is done under physician advice. ...Read more
Having pain in my left breast and numbness in left arm and hand. Have had 2 previous small strokes and pain is different. Take isosorbide 30 mg daily.
Can you tell me how much time after ceasing dosage of isosorbide mononitrate does it take to clear your system?
Isosorbide mononitra: The half time is about 5hrs, it should be substantially gone at 24hrs. ...Read more
Does monoket or its genric isosorbide mononitrate come as extended release or just immediate release. What are the different strengths.
Monoket: Also known as imdur comes in 30 60 and 120 mg it is a once a day drug but some docs like myself will use it twice a day. ...Read more
Taking 5 mg/day of isosorbide monotrite. Does its long term usage deplete or has affect on nitric oxide in arteries. Any tapering off needed.?
Problematic: Long acting nitrates exhibit tachyphylaxis which means that the more you take, the less they work. Moreover, there is a rebound issue when you stop them abruptly. That said, people who only take nitrates once a day will not be affected by either issue because the med wears off and they are effectively only receiving 8-12 hours of nitrate effect in any 24 hour period. ...Read more
Could 10 mg isosorbide mono causes dependency. Made my other bb& arb/hct BP med not work. Noticed spikes until itake the iso mon again then BP goes down?
No-nitrate tolerance: Oral nitrates can drop BP early after taking by dilating veins and reducing cardiac filling. If dehydrated this can cause light headedness. Should not affect other BP meds except in additive fashion. Will not make them less effective. ...Read more