Nikoran Od 10mg Tablet
Nikoran Od 10mg Tablet

Nikoran Od 10mg Tablet

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Nikoran Od 10 MG Description

Nikoran OD 10 tablet contains Nicorandil as an active ingredient. It is used to prevent & treat chest pain that is related to the heart. Take this medicine only after consulting the doctor. It should ...
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ContainsNicorandil(10.0 Mg)
UsesAngina or chest pain
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, skin redness
ClassificationANTI-ANGINAL
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Uses of Nikoran Od 10 MG

Nikoran OD 10 tablet is used for the prevention and long-term treatment of heart-related chest pain.

Contraindications of Nikoran Od 10 MG

  • If you are allergic to Nicorandil or any other components of Nikoran OD 10 tablet
  • If you have a low blood pressure
  • If you are suffering from any heart problems
  • If your doctor has told you that you have a build-up of fluid in your lung
  • If you are taking medications like vardenafil, sildenafil, etc. to treat impotency or riociguat to treat a lung disease

Side effects of Nikoran Od 10 MG

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Skin redness
  • Weakness
  • Fast or irregular heartbeats
  • Blurred vision, stomachache, low blood pressure (uncommon)

Precautions and Warnings of Nikoran Od 10 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Nikoran OD 10 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
It would be preferable if you could avoid using this medicine 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 Nikoran OD 10 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine is not recommended during breastfeeding because it is unknown if it passes into breast milk. Please consult your doctor before using any medicine while breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Nikoran OD 10 tablet?
A:
This medicine 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 Nikoran OD 10 tablet?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol while on treatment with this medicine as it is unsafe and may lower your blood pressure.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have low blood pressure.
  • You are suffering from some heart condition.
  • You have problems with your kidney.
  • You have a blood enzyme deficiency (glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency).
  • You have a low blood potassium level and are on medications for it.
  • You notice red, itchy, swollen eyes, experience mouth ulcers, blood in your stools or vomit, etc. after taking Nikoran OD 10 tablet.
  • Nikoran OD 10 tablet is not recommended to be used in children.

Mode of Action of Nikoran Od 10 MG

How Does It Work?

This medicine 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 Nikoran Od 10 MG

Take Nikoran OD 10 tablet 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 medicine. It is e...
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Interactions of Nikoran Od 10 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • You need to mention all the medicines you take including herbal, vitamins & mineral supplements to your doctor before starting Nikoran OD 10 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

Nikoran OD 10 tablet may be taken with or without food.

Storage and disposal of Nikoran Od 10 MG

Nikoran OD 10 tablet should be stored at room temperature protected from moisture and heat. Keep them out of reach and sight of children and pets. Avoid taking this medicine after the expiry date.

Dosage of Nikoran Od 10 MG

Overdose

Overdose of this medicine 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 visit ...
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Missed a Dose

In case you’ve missed any dose, 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 for the missed dose.

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: How to take Nikoran OD 10 tablet?

A: Take it with a glass of water, with or without food or as directed by the doctor. Swallow it whole, do not break, cut, or chew the medicine.

Q: Can I take Nikoran OD 10 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 Nikoran OD 10 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 Nikoran OD 10 tablet with or without food?

A: This medicine should be taken as instructed by the doctor. It can either be taken with or without food.

Q: Can Nikoran OD 10 tablet be used in children?

A: No, it is not recommended for use in children as there is limited information about its safety.
Product Details
Brand
NIKORAN OD
Last Updated on: 23 Jun 2022 | 08:09 PM (IST)

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