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Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By LUPIN
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Ranolazine(500.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-ANGINAL

Medical Description

Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets contains Ranolazine as its active ingredient. It is used to treat heart-related chest pain (angina). Your doctor may prescribe this medicine in combination with other ...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
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uses

Uses of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is used to prevent angina attacks (heart-related chest pain).
contraindications

Contraindications of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to Ranolazine or any other ingredients of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets.
  • If you are suffering from any liver or kidney diseases.
  • If you are on medications to treat any bacterial (like clarithromycin), fungal (like ketoconazole) or HIV infections (like ritonavir).
  • If you are taking medicines to treat your heart problems (like quinidine) or mental health (like nefazodone).
sideEffects

Side effects of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Constipation
  • Weakness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets during pregnancy?
A:
  • Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should not be used during pregnancy, as there is limited information about its safety in human pregnancy.
  • However, your doctor may give you this medicine only if it is needed and advantage overweighs the risk.
  • Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby before starting this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unknown if Ranolazine passes into breast milk. Hence, you should not breastfeed while taking Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets. Please consult your doctor before using this medicine during breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets on driving. However, since this medicine may cause dizziness and sometimes also cause blurred or double vision, confusion, hallucination avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while on treatment with Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets as it may potentially worsen your condition.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have problems with your kidneys.
  • You are suffering from any liver-related disease.
  • You are above 60 years.
  • You have any problems with your heart like heart failure or have ever had an abnormal electrocardiogram (ECG).
  • You weigh 60 kgs or less.
  • Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is not recommended in patients who are less than 18 years old.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Ranolazine in Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets relieves pain by relaxing the heart muscles.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Take Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets exactly as directed by the doctor. Swallow it with a glass of water or milk. You may take it with or without food. Do not break, crush or chew the medicine. It is...
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interactions

Interactions of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets may interact with other medicines, discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, you should inform your d...
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  • Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should not be concomitantly used with antibiotics like clarithromycin, antifungals like itraconazole, medicines used in HIV infection like ritonavir, medicines used to...
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  • Concomitant use of this medicine along with medicines like ciclosporin (used to prevent rejection of a transplanted organ), diltiazem or verapamil (used in heart-related conditions) may increase the c...
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  • Concomitant use along with phenytoin, carbamazepine (used in fits), rifampicin (antibiotic) or herbal preparations like St. John's Wort can alter the effects of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets.
  • Other medicines like digoxin or metoprolol, terfenadine, imipramine, doxepin, bupropion, cyclophosphamide, simvastatin, lovastatin, ciclosporin must be used with caution along with Rancad 500mg Strip ...
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Interactions with food items

Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets can be taken with or without food. You should avoid consuming grapefruit juice while on treatment with this medicine.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should be stored at room temperature protected from moisture and heat. Keep them out of the reach and sight of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

Overdose of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets may cause symptoms like nausea, vomiting, dizziness. If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your ...
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Missed a Dose

In case you’ve missed any dose of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Avoid taking a double dose to compens...
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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: What is the use of Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?

A: Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is used to prevent angina attacks (heart-related chest pain).

Q: How to take Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?

A: Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it with a glass of water. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It can be taken with or without food. It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for effective results. Do not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.

Q: Can Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets be used in children?

A: No, Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should not be used in children and adolescents as there is limited information about its safety and effectiveness.

Q: What does Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets contain?

A: Rancad 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets contains Ranolazine as its active component, which belongs to a group of medicines called anti-angina.

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Last Updated on: 03 Mar 2021 | 11:16 AM (IST)
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