Calaptin 40 mg (Verapamil)
Calaptin 40 mg contains an active ingredient Verapamil. It is an effective medicine used for the treatment of hypertension (High Blood Pressure), angina (chest pain) and heart rhythm disorders.
Calaptin 40 mg general information
What is Calaptin 40 mg used for?
Calaptin 40 mg is used for the treatment of mild to moderate hypertension and in chronic stable angina.
How does Calaptin 40 mg work?
Calaptin 40 mg contains Verapamil as main ingredient. It acts as a calcium channel blocker by obstructing the calcium molecules movement into the smooth muscles that border the arteries exist in the heart and other body parts.
Calcium is a vital mineral which plays primary role in muscle contraction.
When transportation of calcium molecules is suppressed, then smooth muscles of the heart will involuntarily return to a relaxed state. As arteries are in a relaxed state, there is an increase in the size of the arteries as a result of an improved blood flow to the heart and other body parts.
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What does Calaptin 40 mg contain?
Calaptin 40 mg comprises of an active ingredient Verapamil.
What are the side effects of Calaptin 40 mg?
Some of the common side effects caused by this medicine are:
- Reduced heart rate
If these effects persist or deteriorate, seek medical attention or contact your doctor immediately. Even, if you get any serious side effects including allergic reactions like rash, itching, face swelling, tongue, or throat, or breathing trouble, unusual fatigue, sudden or unexpected weight gain, dizziness, severe stomach or abdominal pain, dark urine, yellowing of eyes and skin, persistent nausea or vomiting, call your doctor right away and get the medical attention immediately.
What medications interact with Calaptin 40 mg?
Always inform your physician about the drugs you are taking till date. Provide full list of prescription or non prescription drugs and any other disease conditions. This way, your physician is able to decide and give you the list of medicine and other things that may interact with Calaptin 40 mg (Verapamil).
When should Calaptin 40 mg not be used?
Calaptin 40 mg should be avoided if:
- You are allergic to the Verapamil or any other ingredient found in this medicine
- You are pregnant or planning to conceive
- You are breastfeeding as the drug may pass into breast milk
Tell your doctor if you:
- You are suffering from rheumatoid arthritis
- You have heart problems
- Have kidney and liver problem
- Have diabetes or if you are an asthma patient
How should Calaptin 40 mg be taken?
Calaptin 40 mg can be taken once in a day. Always take the medicine as prescribed by your physician.
How long should you use Calaptin 40 mg?
Keep taking Calaptin 40 mg, even if you start feeling better. Do not stop using it without checking with your physician even if you feel better. Always remember that the medication works as a controlling agent, not a cure.
Missed dose of Calaptin 40 mg
If you miss a dose of Calaptin 40 mg, just leave that missed dose. Take your next dose at your normal dosing schedule. Do not consume two doses at the same time.
How should Calaptin 40 mg be stored?
- Store Calaptin 40 mg at room temperature
- Keep it in a dry place away from direct light and heat
- Keep all your medicines out of the reach of children and pets