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Betacap Tr 20mg Capsules

Betacap Tr 20mg Capsules

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10 Capsule(s) in Bottle
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MRP 27.50
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Betacap Tr 20 MG Description

Betacap TR 20 capsule contains propranolol which belongs to the group of medications known as beta-blockers. It is used in treating high blood pressure, heart-related chest pain, irregular heartbeats

It is also used to prevent heart attacks, tremors and migraine attacks. Betacap TR 20 capsule works by relaxing the blood vessels, which slows down the pulse, thus improving the blood flow and decreasing the blood pressure. This medicine should be used under medical prescription and for the exact duration as it is prescribed. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about all the medicines and supplements you take and all the conditions or diseases you suffer from before starting this medicine.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹23.38
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ContainsPropranolol(20.0 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure, chest pain, irregular heart rhythm
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, drowsiness, fatigue, diarrhoea, skin rash
TherapyANTI-ANGINAL
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Uses of Betacap Tr 20 MG

  • Betacap TR 20 capsule is used for the treatment of high blood pressure, irregular heart rhythm (Atrial fibrillation) and hypertrophic Subaortic Stenosis (a disorder of heart muscle).
  • It is also used to prevent angina attacks (chest pain due to heart condition), myocardial infarction (heart attack) and tremors and migraines.

Contraindications of Betacap Tr 20 MG

  • If you are allergic to Propranolol or any other ingredients of Betacap tr 20.
  • If you have low blood pressure.
  • If you have asthma or other breathing difficulties.
  • If you have any past medical history of heart failures.
  • If you have severe heart disorders.

Side effects of Betacap Tr 20 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Drowsiness
  • Fatigue
  • Diarrhoea
  • Skin rash
  • Cold fingers and toes
  • Disturbed sleep
  • Breathlessness
  • Raynaud's syndrome (numbness and spasm in the fingers followed by warmth and pain)
  • Blurred vision, dizziness (rare)

Precautions and Warnings of Betacap Tr 20 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Betacap TR 20 capsule during pregnancy?
A:
  • Betacap TR 20 capsule is not recommended during pregnancy as it can cause harm to the unborn baby. However, your doctor may give you this medicine only if it is really needed and its benefits outweigh...
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Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Betacap TR 20 capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Betacap TR 20 capsule is not recommended while breastfeeding as it can pass into the breastmilk. Consult your doctor before using this medicine during breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Betacap TR 20 capsule?
A:
Betacap TR 20 capsule can cause dizziness or tiredness, so it is better to avoid driving after its consumption.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Betacap TR 20 capsule?
A:
Consuming alcohol with Betacap TR 20 capsule can result in a sharp decrease in your blood pressure. Hence, alcohol should be avoided during its course.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
You have diabetes. You have asthma or COPD. You have liver or kidney disorders. You have problems with your heart. You suffer from muscle weakness. You have a condition called thyrotoxicosis (excess o...
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Mode of Action of Betacap Tr 20 MG

How Does It Work?

Betacap TR 20 capsule helps in relaxing the blood vessels and slowing the heart rate. Therefore, the heart would not require any extra effort to pump the blood.

Directions for Use of Betacap Tr 20 MG

  • Always take Betacap TR 20 capsule exactly as directed by the doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole, with a glass of water before meals. Do not open or chew this medicine.
  • Do not alter/stop the dose by yourself before your prescribed duration.
  • Drink plenty of water to keep yourself hydrated.

Interactions of Betacap Tr 20 MG

Interactions with other medicines

Sometimes Betacap TR 20 capsule may affect the way other medicines work and other medicines may affect how Betacap TR 20 works, if taken at the same time. Tell your doctor about all the medicines, sup...
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Storage and disposal of Betacap Tr 20 MG

Store Betacap TR 20 capsules at room temperature and away from direct sunlight, heat, moisture. Keep it away from children and pets. The expired medication should be discarded via proper disposal meth...
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Dosage of Betacap Tr 20 MG

Overdose

  • Symptoms of an overdose are fatigue, tremors, confusion, body spasm, nausea, vomiting, fainting, low blood glucose levels, slower heart rate, low blood pressure, heart failure and breathing difficulti...
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  • If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken an excessive dose of Betacap TR 20 capsules, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

Do not panic if you have missed taking any dose of Betacap TR 20 capsule. Take it as soon as you remember it. If it is the time for the impending dose, then it can be continued and the missed dose can...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Betacap TR 20 capsule on my own?

A: Your doctor should always be consulted before you stop/alter the dose as it should be decreased gradually. If you abruptly stop its use, you can experience symptoms like chest pain, irregular heartbeats or heart attack.

Q: Are there any special precautions to follow while taking Betacap TR 20 capsule?

A: Immediate medical help is strongly recommended if you feel dizziness, slower heart rate, vision problems, sexual dysfunction, etc. after its use. The dose should be adjusted according to your serum levels which will be done by your physician when you will inform him.

Q: Can Betacap TR 20 capsule be used during pregnancy and breastfeeding?

A: It is not recommended during pregnancy and breastfeeding. If needed, it can only be prescribed if the benefits overweigh the risks.

Q: What information should be given to the doctor before taking Betacap TR 20 capsule?

A: Before taking this medicine, your doctor should be aware of your past medical/surgical histories such as if you are allergic to propranolol if you have diabetes, kidney or liver disorders, heart disorders, asthma or COPD.

Q: How do you store Betacap TR 20 capsule?

A: The medicine needs to be stored at room temperature and should not come in direct contact with sunlight, heat or moisture. It should not be in the reach of children. The expired medication should be discarded and not used in any way.

Q: What is the use of Betacap TR 20 capsule?

A: It is used to treat and prevent heart-related conditions such as high blood pressure, irregular heartbeats, chest pain due to heart condition, heart attack and other conditions.

Q: What are the side effects of Betacap?

A: Nausea, vomiting, drowsiness, fatigue, diarrhoea and skin rash are a few side effects of Betacap. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve on your own

Q: Is Betacap Tr 20 a steroid?

A: No, Betacap Tr 20 is not a steroid. It belongs to the group of medications known as beta-blockers.
Product Details
Brand
BETACAP TR
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/01/2024

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Last Updated on: 28 Apr 2022 | 01:13 PM (IST)

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