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Korandil 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Korandil 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Korandil 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 164.00
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Korandil 5 MG Description

Korandil 5 tablet is used to treat and prevent chest pain that is related to the heart. It contains nicorandil as an active ingredient. Korandil 5 tablet should be taken as directed by the doctor and

in doses and duration as prescribed. It is not recommended in children. You may experience side effects like headaches, nausea, vomiting, redness of the skin, etc after taking this tablet. Most of which are temporary but if you feel the side effects persist or your condition worsens, you should contact your doctor immediately. Before using Korandil 5 tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹139.40
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ContainsNicorandil(5.0 Mg)
UsesAngina or chest pain
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, skin redness
TherapyANTI-ANGINAL
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Uses of Korandil 5 MG

Korandil 5 mg tablet is used for the prevention and long-term treatment of heart-related chest pain.

Contraindications of Korandil 5 MG

  • If you are allergic to nicorandil or any other components of Korandil 5 mg tablet
  • If you are suffering from any heart problems
  • If you are taking medications like vardenafil, sildenafil, etc. to treat impotency or riociguat to treat a lung disease
  • If your doctor has told you that you have a build-up of fluid in your lung
  • If you have a low blood pressure

Side effects of Korandil 5 MG

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Weakness
  • Skin redness

Precautions and Warnings of Korandil 5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Korandil 5 mg tablet during pregnancy?
A:
It would be preferable if you could avoid using Korandil 5 mg tablet during pregnancy as there is limited information about its safety. Please consult your doctor before using any medicine during pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Korandil 5 mg tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Korandil 5 mg tablet is not recommended during breastfeeding because it is unknown if nicorandil passes into breast milk. Please consult your doctor before using any medicine while breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Korandil 5 mg tablet?
A:
Korandil 5 mg tablet may cause dizziness or blurred vision as side effects, thus, you need to be cautious while driving or operating machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Korandil 5 mg tablet?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol with Korandil 5 mg tablet as it is unsafe and may lower your blood pressure.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from some heart condition.
  • You have problems with your kidney.
  • You have low blood pressure.
  • You notice red, itchy, swollen eyes, experience mouth ulcers, blood in your stools or vomit, etc. after taking Korandil 5 mg tablet.
  • You have a blood enzyme deficiency (glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency).
  • You have a low blood potassium level and are on medications for it.
  • Korandil 5 mg tablet is not recommended to be used in children.

Mode of Action of Korandil 5 MG

How Does It Work?

Korandil 5 mg tablet works by improving the blood and oxygen supply of the heart muscle and reducing its workload, thus increasing the blood flow through the blood vessels of the heart.

Directions for Use of Korandil 5 MG

Korandil 5 mg tablet should be taken exactly as directed by the physician; swallow it whole with a glass of water or milk. It can be taken with or without food. Do not break, crush, or chew the medici...
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Interactions of Korandil 5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • You need to mention all the medicines you take including herbal, vitamins & mineral supplements to your doctor before starting Korandil 5 mg tablet.
  • This medicine should not be used simultaneously with medicine like sildenafil, vardenafil (used to treat sexual problems in men), riociguat (used in lung and heart diseases) as it may lead to a seriou...
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  • This medicine may alter the effects of certain medicines like captopril (used in heart diseases), Amitriptyline (used to treat mental health) when used concomitantly.
  • Medicines like dapoxetine (used in men to treat sexual problems), prednisone (used in asthma) should be used with caution along with this medicine.
  • This medicine when taken concomitantly along with painkillers like acetylsalicylic acid, naproxen, ibuprofen may increase the risk of complications like bleeding, ulcers in the stomach, and intestines...
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  • You need to be very cautious when taking this medicine along with other medicines that may increase your potassium levels.

Interactions with food items

Korandil 5 mg tablet may be taken with or without food.

Storage and disposal of Korandil 5 MG

Store Korandil 5 mg tablets at room temperature protected from moisture and heat. Keep them out of reach and sight of children and pets.

Dosage of Korandil 5 MG

Overdose

Overdose of Korandil 5 mg tablet may lead to a fall in blood pressure (symptoms include dizziness, nausea, unconsciousness, blurred vision, etc) and fast heart rate. Contact your doctor immediately or...
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Missed a Dose

In case you’ve missed any dose of Korandil 5 mg tablet, take it as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose. Avoid taking a double dose to compensate ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How to take Korandil 5 mg tablet?

A: Korandil 5 mg tablet should be taken as directed by the doctor. Swallow it with a glass of water, with or without food. Swallow it whole, do not break, cut, or chew the medicine.

Q: Can I take Korandil 5 mg tablet if I am pregnant?

A: You should avoid taking this medicine as there is limited information about its safety for use in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before using any medicine during pregnancy.

Q: What are the side effects of Korandil 5 mg tablet?

A: You may experience side effects like headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, skin redness, weakness, fast or irregular heartbeats.

Q: Do I have to take Korandil 5 mg tablet with or without food?

A: Korandil 5 mg tablet should be taken as instructed by the doctor. It can either be taken with or without food.

Q: Can Korandil 5 mg tablet be used in children?

A: No, Korandil 5 mg tablet is not recommended for use in children as there is limited information about its safety.

Q: What is Korandil 5mg used for?

A: Korandil 5 mg tablet is used for the prevention and long-term treatment of heart-related chest pain. It should be taken in dose and duration as prescribed.

Q: What is the composition of Korandil 5?

A: Korandil 5 composition includes nicorandil as an active ingredient.
Product Details
Brand
KORANDIL
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/11/2023
Last Updated on: 23 Jun 2022 | 12:33 PM (IST)

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