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Carviflo 10mg Cap

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10 Capsule(s) in Strip
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Carvedilol(10.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE

Medical Description

Carviflo Cr Capsule is a blood pressure-lowering medicine used for the treatment of high blood pressure. It contains carvedilol as an active ingredient. Carviflo Cr Capsule is also used for the treatm...
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uses

Uses of Carviflo Cr 10 MG

For the treatment of high blood pressure, heart failure and heart-related conditions following a heart attack.
contraindications

Contraindications of Carviflo Cr 10 MG

If you are allergic to carvedilol or any of the other ingredients of this medicine. If you have a history of wheezing due to asthma or other lung diseases. If you have heart failure, slow heartbeat,...
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sideEffects

Side effects of Carviflo Cr 10 MG

  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Tiredness
  • Low blood pressure
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Increase in weight
  • Visual disturbance
  • Infection of airways and lungs
  • Urinary tract infection
  • Feeling low
  • Slow heart rate
  • Swelling and water retention
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Carviflo Cr 10 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Carviflo Cr Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
No, you should not take this medicine if you are pregnant or may be pregnant. It can lead to malformations in the growing foetus if taken during pregnancy. Consult your doctor immediately if you become pregnant while taking this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Carviflo Cr Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of this medicine pass into breast milk. Hence, it is advisable not to breastfeed if you are taking this medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Carviflo Cr Capsule?
A:
You may experience dizziness or tiredness while taking this medicine, especially during the beginning of the treatment or when the dose is increased. Avoid driving if you experience any of the symptoms.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Carviflo Cr Capsule?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol with this medicine. Alcohol can increase the risk of getting side effects of this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You suffer from heart-related problems.
  • You have diabetes, as this medicine can mask the symptoms of low blood sugar.
  • You have liver, kidney or thyroid-related problems.
  • You have poor blood circulation affecting your hands, feet or lower legs (Raynaud’s phenomenon).
  • You have experienced any allergic reactions in the past.
  • You wear contact lenses, as this medicine can make your eyes dry.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Carviflo Cr 10 MG

How Does It Work?

Carviflo Cr Capsule works by blocking the action of certain chemicals in the body and thereby relaxing the blood vessels and slowing the heart rate. Thereby improves the blood flow and reduces blood p...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Carviflo Cr 10 MG

  • Take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor, preferably with food.
  • Since Carviflo Cr Capsule is to be taken for critical disease, do not skip the dose of this medicine.
interactions

Interactions of Carviflo Cr 10 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicines used for lowering high blood pressure and medicines which can cause low blood pressure as a side effect if taken along with this medicine can lead to pronounced low blood pressure.
  • Carviflo Cr Capsules can increase blood glucose-lowering effect of anti-diabetic medicines and mask the symptoms of low blood glucose. Regular monitoring of blood glucose is suggested for such patient...
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  • You should not take this medicine if you are currently being treated with injections of verapamil or diltiazem (used in the treatment of high blood pressure or heart problems).
  • Medicines used for chest pain due to a heart condition should not be taken along with this medicine.
  • Anaesthetics, pain killers, medicines used to treat mental health conditions, migraine, heart conditions, hormone replacement therapy should be taken cautiously and discussed well in advance with the ...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Carviflo Cr 10 MG

Carviflo Cr Capsules should not be stored above 30° C. Keep it away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Carviflo Cr 10 MG

Overdose

Overdose of this medicine can lead to an excessive drop in blood pressure, slow heart rate, heart failure and cardiac arrest. It can also make one vomit, unconscious, difficulty in breathing, spasm of...
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Missed a Dose

You should never miss a dose of this medicine. If you happen to miss any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it is time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not take a do...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Why is Carviflo Cr Capsule used?

A: Carviflo Cr Capsule is used to reduce blood pressure, treat other heart-related conditions such as heart failure and reduce mortality after a heart attack.

Q: Is heart failure one of the side effects of Carviflo Cr Capsule?

A: Yes, heart failure can be seen as a side effect of this medicine. Discuss with your doctor for more information on this.

Q: What lifestyle modification I should make to control my blood pressure?

A: You should take your medicine regularly at the same time. In addition to that, making lifestyle changes will also help to control your blood pressure. These changes include eating a healthy diet, low in fat and salt, maintaining a healthy weight, exercising at least 30 minutes every day and reducing alcohol consumption and taking a pause on smoking habits.

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ContainsCarvedilol(10.0 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure, heart failure, other heart conditions
Side effectsDizziness, headache, tiredness, low blood pressure
Last Updated on: 06 May 2021 | 10:02 AM (IST)
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