Pilol 40mg Tab
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Pilol Xr Tablet is an anti-anginal medicine. It is used for the treatment of high blood pressure, irregular heartbeats, heart-related chest pain, and hypertrophic subaortic stenosis (a disorder of heart muscle). It is also used to prevent heart attacks, tremors, and migraines. Pilol Xr Tablet contains propranolol as its main component. It works by relaxing the blood vessels, which slows down the pulse, thus improving the blood flow and decreasing the blood pressure. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. It should preferably be taken before meals. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy, or breastfeeding. Also, inform about all the medicines and supplements you take and about your medical history before starting Pilol Xr Tablet....
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Uses of Pilol Xr 40 MG
- Pilol Xr Tablet is used to treat high blood pressure, irregular heart rhythm, and hypertrophic subaortic stenosis (a disorder of the heart muscle).
- It is also used in preventing a heart attack, angina attacks (chest pain due to heart condition), tremors, and migraines.
Contraindications of Pilol Xr 40 MG
- If you are allergic to propranolol or any other ingredients of Pilol Xr Tablet.
- If you have a history of heart failure.
- If you have severe heart disorders (such as second or third-degree heart blocks that can be treated by a pacemaker).
- If you have low blood pressure.
- If you have breathing difficulties such as asthma and wheezing.
Side effects of Pilol Xr 40 MG
Precautions and Warnings of Pilol Xr 40 MG
Can I take Pilol Xr Tablet during pregnancy?
Pilol Xr Tablet is not recommended during pregnancy. However, your doctor may give you this medicine only if it is needed and its benefits outweigh the risks. You should consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a child before starting this medicine.
Can I take Pilol Xr Tablet while breastfeeding?
Pilol Xr Tablet is not recommended while breastfeeding as it can pass into breast milk. You should consult your doctor before using this medicine during breastfeeding.
Can I drive if I have consumed Pilol Xr Tablet?
Pilol Xr Tablet may cause dizziness or tiredness. If you experience any such effects after taking this medicine that may affect your ability to drive safely, it is suggested to avoid driving.
Can I consume alcohol with Pilol Xr Tablet?
Pilol Xr Tablet may lower the blood pressure when taken with alcohol; therefore, you should avoid alcohol intake with this medicine.
Other General Warnings
Talk to your doctor if
- You develop any allergic reactions after taking Pilol Xr Tablet.
- You have any heart problems.
- You suffer from muscle weakness (myasthenia gravis).
- You have problems with your kidney or liver (including cirrhosis of the liver).
- You have asthma or COPD.
- You have a condition called thyrotoxicosis (excess of thyroid hormone in the body).
- You have diabetes.
- You are taking medicines like verapamil and diltiazem that are used to treat high blood pressure, angina, and certain heart diseases.
Mode of Action of Pilol Xr 40 MG
How Does It Work?
Pilol Xr Tablet relaxes blood vessels and slows down the heart rate, which in turn reduces strain on the heart muscles.
Directions for Use of Pilol Xr 40 MG
Always take Pilol Xr Tablet as directed by the doctor. Swallow it whole, with a glass of water before your meals. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results. Do not consume more than the quantity prescribed by your doctor....
Interactions of Pilol Xr 40 MG
Interactions with other medicines
- Some medicines can affect the way Pilol Xr Tablet works or this medicine 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 when taken along with medicines like other blood pressure reducing medications (verapamil), pain killers (NSAIDs like aspirin, ibuprofen), water pills (thiazides), blood thinners (warfarin), antibiotics, and medicines used to treat tuberculosis (rifampin)....
Storage and disposal of Pilol Xr 40 MG
Store Pilol Xr Tablets in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture, and heat. Keep it away from children and pets.
Dosage of Pilol Xr 40 MG
The symptoms of an overdose of Pilol Xr Tablet include confusion, nausea, vomiting, and low blood sugar. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital....
Missed a Dose
If you missed any dose of Pilol Xr Tablet take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one....
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: I feel drowsy when taking Pilol Xr Tablet. Is it normal?
A: Dizziness or drowsiness is normal with this medicine. You shoud consult your doctor if it persists for longer than expected.
Q: What is the use of Pilol Xr Tablet?
A: Pilol Xr Tablet is used in treating and preventing heart-related conditions such as high blood pressure, irregular heartbeats, chest pain due to heart condition, heart attack, and other conditions.
Q: Is it safe to take Pilol Xr Tablet during pregnancy?
A: Pilol Xr Tablet is not recommended for use during pregnancy. If needed, it can only be prescribed if the benefits overweigh the risks.
Q: Is Pilol Xr Tablet a diuretic?
A: No, Pilol Xr Tablet is not a diuretic. It contains propranolol which works by relaxing the blood vessels. Thus improving blood flow and keeping the blood pressure normal.
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