Betacap Tr 40mg Cap
Betacap Tr 40mg Cap

Betacap Tr 40mg Cap

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Medical Description

Betacap TR 40 mg capsule is used to treat high blood pressure, heart-related chest pain or irregular heartbeats. It contains propranolol that belongs to a group of medications known as beta-blockers. ...
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Product Summary

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ContainsPropranolol(40.0 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure, chest pain, irregular heart rhythm
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, drowsiness, fatigue, diarrhoea, skin rash
ClassificationANTI-ANGINAL
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Uses of Betacap Tr 40 MG

  • Treatment of high blood pressure.
  • Irregular heart rhythm (Atrial fibrillation) and hypertrophic Subaortic Stenosis (a disorder of heart muscle).
  • Prevent angina attacks (chest pain due to heart condition).
  • Myocardial infarction (heart attack).
  • Tremors.
  • Migraines.

Contraindications of Betacap Tr 40 MG

  • If you are allergic to Propranolol or any other ingredients of Betacap TR 40 capsule.
  • 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 40 MG

Nausea Vomiting Drowsiness Fatigue Diarrhoea Skin rash Cold fingers and toes Disturbed sleep Breathlessness

Precautions and Warnings of Betacap Tr 40 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Betacap TR 40 mg capsule during pregnancy?
A:
  • Betacap TR 40 mg capsule should b avoided during pregnancy. However your doctor may give you Betacap TR 40 mg capsule only if it is needed and its benefits outweigh the risks.
  • Consult the doctor if you are pregnant or you may be pregnant or are planning for a baby before starting the medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Betacap TR 40 mg capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Avoid while breastfeeding as it passes into breast milk. Consult the doctor before using Betacap TR 40 mg capsule during breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive after consuming Betacap TR 40 mg capsule?
A:
Betacap TR 40 mg capsule causes dizziness or tiredness, avoid driving after its consumption.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol while taking Betacap TR 40 mg capsule?
A:
Consuming alcohol results in a sharp decrease in blood pressure. Hence, avoid 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 the heart.
  • You suffer from muscle weakness.
  • You suffer from thyrotoxicosis (excess of thyroid hormone in the body).
  • You are using medicines like Verapamil and Diltiazem which are used to treat high blood pressure, angina and certain heart diseases.

Mode of Action of Betacap Tr 40 MG

How Does It Work?

Betacap TR 40 mg 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 40 MG

  • Always take Betacap TR 40 mg capsule exactly as directed by the doctor.
  • Swallow it 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 40 MG

Interactions with other medicines

Certain medicines can affect the way Betacap TR 40mg Capsule works and Betacap Tr 40mg Capsule itself can affect the action of certain medicines when taken together Concomitant use of Betacap TR 40 m...
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Storage and disposal of Betacap Tr 40 MG

Store Betacap TR 40 mg 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 m...
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Dosage of Betacap Tr 40 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose are fatigue, tremors, confusion, body spasm, nausea, vomiting, fainting, low blood glucose levels, slower heart rate, low blood pressure, heart failure and breathing difficulties....
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Missed a Dose

Do not panic if you miss any dose of Betacap TR 40 mg capsule. Take it as soon as you recall it. If it is the time for the impending dose, then it can be continued and the missed dose can be skipped. ...
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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 40 mg capsule on my own?

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

Q: What precautions I must follow while taking Betacap TR 40 mg?

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

Q: Can I take Betacap TR 40 mg capsule during pregnancy and breastfeeding?

A: Avoid during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Betacap TR 40 mg capsule will be prescribed if the benefits overweigh its risks.

Q: What I must let know the doctor before taking Betacap TR 40 mg capsule?

A: Before taking Betacap TR 40 mg capsule, the doctor must be aware of the past medical/surgical histories like if you are allergic to propranolol if you have diabetes, kidney or liver disorders, heart disorders, asthma or COPD.

Q: Is there any specific storage condition for Betacap TR 40 mg capsule?

A: Store Betacap TR 40 mg capsule at room temperature and must not come in direct contact with sunlight, heat or moisture. Keep it away from children. The expired medication must be discarded and avoid using.

Q: What is the use of Betacap TR 40 mg capsule?

A: Betacap TR 40 mg capsule is used to treat and prevent heart-related conditions like high blood pressure, irregular heartbeats, chest pain due to heart condition, heart attack and other conditions.

Q: Is Betacap TR 40 a steroid?

A: No, Betacap TR 40 mg capsule contains propranolol as its active ingredient that belongs to an anti-hypertensive class of medicines.

Q: Can Betacap TR 40 be given to children?

A: No, Betacap TR 40 mg capsule should not be used in children below 18 years of age.

Q: Can Betacap be taken on empty stomach?

A: You can take Betacap on empty, or as advised by the doctor. This medicine does not usually upset your stomach so you can take it with or without food. It's best to take it at the same time each day for optimum results.

Q: How do I stop Betacap TR 40?

A: Betacap Tr should not be immediately stopped after relieving the symptoms. Stopping this medicine suddenly may make your health problem worse. In addition, if you stop suddenly after taking Betacap for a long time, you may get extra side effects as a reaction to stopping it. Hence, the Gradual weaning of Betacap Tr should be done to avoid adverse effects.

Q: Is Betacap TR capsule a diuretic?

A: No, Betacap TR is not a diuretic. It contains propranolol which works by relaxing the blood vessels. Thus improving blood flow and keeping the blood pressure normal.
Product Details
Brand
BETACAP TR
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/10/2023
Last Updated on: 16 May 2022 | 03:40 PM (IST)
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