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Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6mg Bottle Of 30 Tablets
Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6mg Bottle Of 30 Tablets
Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6mg Bottle Of 30 Tablets

Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6mg Bottle Of 30 Tablets

By ABBOTT HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
30 Tablet(s) in Bottle
194.34*
MRP 228.64
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Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6 MG Description

GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet is used to prevent chest pain caused by angina pectoris, spasms in the blood vessels of the heart mainly due to blockages in the heart vessels. It contains glyceryl trini

rate or nitroglycerin as its main ingredient. It acts as a vasodilator that helps in dilating and relaxing the blood vessels of the heart, thus reducing the pressure on the heart by making it easier to pump blood. GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. Do not stop taking this medicine without consulting your doctor, as it may increase the risk of heart-related complications. 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 GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹194.34
You Save₹34.30 (15% on MRP)
ContainsNitroglycerin / Glyceryl Trinitrate(2.6 Mg)
UsesPrevent chest pain caused by angina pectoris
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, drowsiness, low blood pressure, increase in heart rate
TherapyANTI-ANGINAL
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Uses of Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6 MG

GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet is used to treat chest pain (angina pectoris) mainly due to heart blockage.

Contraindications of Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6 MG

  • If you are allergic to glyceryl trinitrate, nitroglycerin or any of the components present in the tablet.
  • If you are suffering from anaemia.
  • If you recently had head trauma or brain haemorrhage resulting in increase pressure within the brain.
  • If you have increased pressure in the eye (Glaucoma).
  • If you are taking sildenafil, tadalafil or vardenafil that are used for the treatment of erection problems.
  • If you are suffering from any heart disease.

Side effects of Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6 MG

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Increased heart rate
  • Vertigo

Precautions and Warnings of Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the effect of GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet during pregnancy. You should not take this medicine unless prescribed by your doctor after assessing the need and benefit. Talk to your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or planning a pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information about the effect of GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet on breastfed baby and breast milk. You should not take this medicine unless prescribed by your doctor after assessing the need and benefit. Talk to your doctor if you are a nursing mother.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet?
A:
Avoid driving while you are on this medicine as you may experience dizziness while driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet?
A:
You are advised not to drink alcohol while you are on this tablet as you may experience severe side effects such as dizziness, headache, drowsiness, etc.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have severe liver, heart or kidney problems.
  • You have a low body temperature (hypothermia).
  • You have poor nutrition due to an unbalanced diet or digestion problems (malnutrition).
  • You are suffering from abnormally low levels of oxygen in the blood.
  • You have or had any condition affecting the blood supply to the brain.
  • You are suffering from very low blood pressure, low blood volume or conditions that lower blood volume in the heart or any other heart disorder.

Mode of Action of Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6 MG

How Does It Work?

GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet is a vasodilator medicine. It is a nitrate that acts by releasing the nitric oxide relaxing the blood vessels. Thus, reducing the oxygen demand of the heart thereby preven...
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Directions for Use of Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6 MG

  • GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablets should be consumed as prescribed by your doctor.
  • You should swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Do not chew the tablet.
  • You can take this medicine with or without food, but preferably at the same time every day.

Interactions of Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet works or GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, erection problems, other vasodilators, pain killers, immunomodulat...
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Storage and disposal of Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6 MG

  • Do not store it above 25°C. Keep out of reach of children.
  • Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the packet.

Dosage of Gtn Sorbitrate Cr 2.6 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablets may be decreased blood pressure, reduced blood flow to the heart, headache, confusion, nausea, vomiting, increased pressure within the brain, e...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop using GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet if I feel better after taking this medicine?

A: No, you should never stop taking GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 tablet. Abrupt stopping of this medicine may result in angina attack (sudden chest pain) and other conditions resulting in heart attack and difficulty in breathing. Your doctor will gradually reduce the dose of the medicine before stopping the medicine completely. Talk to your doctor for more advice.

Q: What is GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 used for?

A: GTN Sorbitrate CR 2.6 is used for the treatment of chest pain (angina pectoris) mainly due to heart blockage.
Product Details
Brand
GTN SORBITRATE CR
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/01/2024
Last Updated on: 04 Feb 2022 | 02:46 PM (IST)

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