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Nebistar 2.5 Strip Of 15 Tablets
Nebistar 2.5 Strip Of 15 Tablets

Nebistar 2.5 Strip Of 15 Tablets

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15 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 138.10
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Nebistar 2.5 MG Description

Nebistar Tablet contains nebivolol as its active ingredient. This medicine helps in lowering high blood pressure, thus helps to reduce the risk of serious heart diseases and stroke. It relieves chest

pain and regularizes heartbeats. This medicine is also advised in elderly patients as a combination therapy for pumping disorders of the heart (chronic heart failure). This medicine is not advised in women who are pregnant or lactating. This medicine is to be taken in the correct dosage and for the exact duration as prescribed by your doctor. This medicine is to be taken cautiously if you are already taking a blood pressure-lowering medicine, medicines to treat diabetes or an overactive thyroid.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹117.38
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ContainsNebivolol(2.5 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, weakness, tiredness, nausea, stomach pain
TherapyANTI-HYPERTENSIVE
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Uses of Nebistar 2.5 MG

  • It is used to treat high blood pressure.
  • In patients above 70 years of age, it can also be used to manage a condition of chronic heart failure (mild to moderate)(a condition wherein the heart doesn’t pump a sufficient amount of blood to the ...
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Contraindications of Nebistar 2.5 MG

  • If you are allergic to the active ingredient nebivolol or any other ingredients in this tablet.
  • If you are suffering from liver disease.
  • If you have/had a history of heart attack or heart disorder like heart failure.
  • If you are on medications for heart failure.
  • If you have a serious breathing problem like asthma.
  • If you are suffering from a disorder of irregular heartbeats (sick sinus syndrome, sino-atrial block).
  • If you are suffering from low blood pressure.
  • If you are experiencing heartbeats slower than regular (bradycardia).
  • If you have a tumour of the adrenal gland (a gland that produces hormones to regulate your body process, blood pressure, immune system and response to various triggers like stress) Pheochromocytoma.
  • If you have poor blood circulation.
  • If you are consuming medicines with ingredients floctafenine (an anti-inflammatory agent) and sultopride (used to treat brain-related disorders).
  • If you are suffering from excessive acid production in the body due to the body's inability to excrete acid/imbalance in the body's acid-base levels (metabolic acidosis).

Side effects of Nebistar 2.5 MG

  • Headache, dizziness
  • Weakness, tiredness
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Sleeplessness
  • Slow heart rate (bradycardia)
  • Weight gain
  • Increase in body fat and cholesterol
  • Cold and numb hands and feet

Precautions and Warnings of Nebistar 2.5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Nebistar Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Nebistar Tablet is not recommended during pregnancy unless it is suggested by the doctor, as it may have undesirable effects on the developing foetus.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Nebistar Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Nebistar Tablet is not recommended during the breastfeeding phase, as the drug may pass into the breastmilk to the newborn leading to undesirable effects.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Nebistar Tablet?
A:
It is not recommended to drive after taking Nebistar Tablet, as it may cause dizziness and weakness as a result of reduction in blood pressure which may hamper your ability to drive or operate complex machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Nebistar Tablet?
A:
No, it is not recommended to consume alcohol when taking Nebistar Tablet, as this medicine lowers your blood pressure due to which you may feel light-headedness, dizziness, headache usually in the initial phase of the treatment or when the dose is changed. Alcohol on other hand is also known to have a tranquillizing effect and may lower blood pressure even more.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are pregnant or are planning for a pregnancy or are breastfeeding/lactating.
  • You are planning for any surgery as nebivolol reacts with certain medicines used to give anaesthesia during the surgery.
  • You are allergic to any active or non-active ingredients in the tablet.
  • You are suffering from liver and/or kidney diseases.
  • You are suffering from a condition wherein your heart is not able to pump enough blood to meet the body's demands (heart failure).
  • You have poor blood circulation in your arms and legs (Raynaud's disease characterised by cramp-like pain on walking or movement.
  • You are diabetic (this medicine is known to mask low blood sugar symptoms like trembling, shaky movements, fast heartbeats).
  • You are suffering from an overactive thyroid gland (hyperthyroidism), as the medicine may mask the symptoms of an overactive thyroid gland such as a fast heart rate (tachycardia).
  • You have experienced recurrent episodes of chest pain even at rest typically at night (prinzmetal's angina).
  • You experience breathing difficulties or have lung diseases, nebivolol may further increase breathing problems.
  • You have skin allergies (psoriasis) or rashes, as the condition may worsen with the use of this medicine.
  • You wear contact lenses, as nebivolol may make your eyes dry.
  • You are allergic to lactose as the medicine preparation contains lactose.
  • You have or you had any medical history and are taking any medications on a regular basis.

Mode of Action of Nebistar 2.5 MG

How Does It Work?

Nebistar Tablet belongs to the class of medicine beta-blockers which blocks a specific receptor in the blood vessel, expanding the blood vessels and decreasing the heart rate due to which the blood pr...
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Directions for Use of Nebistar 2.5 MG

  • Take this tablet as a whole as per the dosage recommended by your doctor.
  • Swallow this tablet with a glass of water.
  • It is recommended to take this medicine at a fixed time every day for the best results.

Interactions of Nebistar 2.5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use with an anti-inflammatory agent like floctafenine is not recommended as it may interfere with the body's compensatory mechanism of dealing with low pressure, thereby causing a greater ...
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  • Concomitant use with medicines used to treat brain disorders: Sultopride is contraindicated as it may give rise to irregular heart rhythms (ventricular arrhythmias).
  • Other medicinal products are known as calcium channel blockers for high blood pressure or other heart problems such as amlodipine, felodipine, lacidipine, nifedipine, nicardipine, nimodipine, nitrendi...
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  • A certain class of medicines that are used to treat high blood pressure like verapamil, diltiazem, clonidine, guanfacine, moxonidine, methyldopa, rilmenidine, amlodipine, felodipine, lacidipine, nifed...
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  • Medicines to treat abnormal heart rhythms such as amiodarone, quinidine, hydroquinone, cibenzoline, flecainide, disopyramide, lidocaine, mexiletine, propafenone; medicines to treat mood and/or other b...
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  • Medicinal products such as terbinafine (for fungal or yeast infections), bupropion (to help in the reduction of smoking), chloroquine (for malaria or rheumatoid arthritis), levomepromazine (for psycho...
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  • This medicine should be cautiously used if you are taking medicines to control high blood sugar levels (diabetes mellitus) as nebivolol may mask the effects of low blood sugar levels (tremors, faster ...
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Storage and disposal of Nebistar 2.5 MG

Store it at [room temperature 10-30°C] in a cool and dry place away from moisture and heat. Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Nebistar 2.5 MG

Overdose

  • Taking this medicine in a dosage higher than the recommended dosages can have serious effects, symptoms of which are as follows: slow heart rate, weakness, pale skin, tiredness, sweating, nausea, vomi...
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  • If you have taken too much of this medicine then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of this medicine, then take it as soon as you remember. If it is already time for the next dose then skip the missed dose and follow your regular dosing schedule.

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: Can Nebistar Tablet help relieve anxiety?

A: No, Nebistar Tablet is generally recommended to relieve increased blood pressure along with symptoms like chest pain and irregular heartbeats. It may provide symptomatic relief in anxiety but is not recommended for long term use. Consult your doctor before using it, avoid self-medication.

Q: Is it normal to experience shortness of breath after taking Nebistar Tablet?

A: No, under normal circumstances Nebistar Tablets do not cause shortness of breath. If you experience shortness of breath or any other symptoms like dizziness, swelling especially on the face, lips, eyelids, hands and feet; chest pain and feeling of uneasiness, difficulty in breathing (breathlessness), irregular heartbeats, confusion, hallucinations and unusual thoughts, it is recommended that you should immediately contact your doctor or reach out to your nearest hospital.

Q: Does Nebistar Tablet cause cough?

A: No, Nebistar Tablet does not cause cough. If you have developed a cough after beginning to consume this medicine it might be an allergic reaction, hence it is advised that you consult your doctor for the same.

Q: Is rapid weight gain common in those taking Nebistar Tablet?

A: No, rapid weight gain is not seen commonly in those taking this medicine. If you notice a sudden gain in your weight along with swelling on the face, legs and hands, consult your doctor immediately.

Q: Can I stop taking Nebistar Tablet?

A: It is generally advised to take this medicine in the correct dosage and for the exact duration as recommended by your doctor. Stopping this medicine abruptly may lead to a sudden rise in blood pressure that has serious effects on the heart and circulatory system.
Product Details
Brand
NEBISTAR
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/01/2024
Last Updated on: 16 Apr 2021 | 04:53 PM (IST)

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