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Dilzor 60mg Tab

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By VHB LIFE SCIENCES LIMITED
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Diltiazem
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Therapeutic classification
ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE

Medical Description

Dilzor Tablet is a blood pressure-lowering medicine. It contains diltiazem as an active ingredient. Dilzor Tablet is used for the treatment of high blood pressure and angina (chest pain due to reduced...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Dilzor 60mg Tab

For the treatment of high blood pressure and angina pectoris (chest pain due to reduced blood supply to the heart).
contraindications

Contraindications of Dilzor 60mg Tab

  • If you are allergic to other ingredients of the medicine.
  • If you are pregnant or may be pregnant.
  • If you have a heart-related disorder such as heart block, sick sinus, heart failure.
  • If you have heart failure along with fluid accumulation in the lungs.
  • If you have taken or taking a muscle relaxant medicine dantrolene via injection.
sideEffects

Side effects of Dilzor 60mg Tab

  • Swelling
  • Fluid retention
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Flushing
  • Constipation
  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Rashes
  • Itching
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Dilzor 60mg Tab

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Dilzor Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited safety information available on the use of the medicine during pregnancy, Hence should not be used by a pregnant woman and women of child bearing age not using effective contraception. If you become pregnanct while taking the medicine inform the doctor immediatley.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Dilzor Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of the medicine pass in breast milk in small amounts. Breastfeeding while taking the medicine should be avoided and an alternative method for infant feeding should be considered.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Dilzor Tablet?
A:
The medicine very commonly may make a person feel sick and dizzy. Avoid driving if affected.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Dilzor Tablet?
A:
Excessive alcohol consumption may raise blood pressure; hence, caution is advised. The individual with high blood pressure should avoid binge drinking.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a heart-related condition apart from what the medicine is being used for.
  • You have slow heart rate problems, heart block, heart failure, etc.
  • You have a condition called porphyria (a blood-related disorder that may affect the brain and skin).
  • You are going for surgery which requires you to be on anesthesis, inform the doctor you are taking the medicine.
  • You have a liver or kidney-related condition.
  • You may experience mood changes and feel low very often after initiating treatment with the medicine.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Dilzor 60mg Tab

How Does It Work?

Dilzor Tablet works by relaxing the blood vessels and therefore decrease in blood pressure. It improves the blood supply to muscles of the heart and relieves angina.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Dilzor 60mg Tab

  • Take the medicine as prescribed by the doctor before or after taking food with water.
  • Try to take the medicine at a fixed time for effective blood pressure control.
interactions

Interactions of Dilzor 60mg Tab

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines may affect the way Dilzor Tablet works, or Dilzor itself may reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell the doctor about the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid possible interaction.
  • Dantrolene a muscle relaxant medicine should never be taken while taking the medicine and medicines used vasodilators such as nitrates should not be taken along with the medicine as it may lead to a ...
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  • Especially if you should be cautious if you are taking other blood pressure-lowering medicine, certain antibiotics, acidity medicines, steroids, medicines for a brain-related disorder, anti-HIV medic...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Dilzor 60mg Tab

  • Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight and moisture.
  • Keep it out of reach of children and pets.
  • Discard unused portion properly.
dosage

Dosage of Dilzor 60mg Tab

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose include an excessive drop in blood pressure leading to collapse or fall, slow heart rate etc. Inform the doctor or reach out to your nearest hospital immediately if you have ta...
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Missed a Dose

You should never miss a dose of the medicine as it may lead to an excessive rise in blood pressure and other complications. If you miss any dose, take it as soon as you remember if there is sufficient...
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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 Dilzor Tablet if I start feeling better, and my symptoms are gone?

A: No, do not stop taking the medicine suddenly, as it may worsen your condition of hypertension. Instead, you should consult the doctor and he/she may adjust your dose as per your needs.

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

A: You should take medicine regularly at the same time. In addition to that, making lifestyle changes may 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, reducing alcohol consumption, and taking a pause on smoking habits.

Q: What complications if high blood pressure is not under control?

A: Uncontrolled high blood pressure may cause serious complications in several body parts. It causes heart failure, kidney damage, bleeding in the brain and eyes.

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ContainsDiltiazem
UsesHigh blood pressure & angina
Side effectsFluid retention, swelling, dizziness, stomach upset
Last Updated on: 24 Jun 2021 | 11:21 AM (IST)
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.