Ranozex XR 500 mg
Ranozex 500 mg
Ranozex 500 mg is a commonly prescribed medicine for the treatment of angina pectoris. The medicine aims to improve the blood flow to the heart and increases its work efficiency. The medicine is well tolerated with no overt side effects such as changes in cardiac blood flow and its clinical efficacy remains unaffected by the comorbid conditions.
Angina pectoris is recurring chest pain of heart that does not receive enough blood. This pain arises when there is a narrowing of arteries which creates an obstruction to the blood flow commonly known as Coronary heart disease (CHD). Ranozex has shown promising results in patients with Angina pectoris and appears to be a useful alternative to conventional antianginal therapy.
What is Ranozex 500 mg used for?
Ranozex 500 mg tablets are prescribed as an add on therapy for symptomatic relief of patients with stable angina pectoris who failed response to first line antianginal drugs. This medicine aims to improve the blood flow by relaxing the heart muscles and provides relief from unwanted symptoms such as pain, heaviness and burning sensations felt by the heart.
How does Ranozex 500 mg work?
Ranozex 500 mg contains Ranolazine works on intracellular ionic imbalances induced due to less blood supply to the heart. It reduces calcium overload and inhibits late sodium current which improves myocardial relaxation and decreases the arterial stiffness. This is a useful therapy to treat chronic stable angina.
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What does Ranozex 500 mg contain?
Ranozex 500 mg contains Ranolazine, an antianginal drug which does not affect the heart rate and blood pressure. It has a half life of seven hours and is well metabolized by the liver and intestine.
What are the side effects of Ranozex 500 mg?
If we talk about side effects, it is advisable to consult your doctor if you encounter any of the undesirable side effects. Some of the common side effects seen with the Ranolazine drug administration are as listed below, most of them can be ward off with the dose adjustment:
- Abdominal pain
- Tinnitus (Ringing sensation in ears)
- Shortness of breath
- Dry mouth
Some serious and very rare side effects of Ranolazine which needs to be addressed immediately are as follows:
- Swelling in your hands and feet
- Shortness of breath
- Skin rash
- Weakness in muscles
- Irregular heartbeat
What medications interact with Ranozex 500 mg?
Keeping your physician informed about all the health problems and respectively the medicines or a supplement which you are consuming is of utmost priority. It always helps him to decide the accurate dose and precautions to be taken along with the medicines. The drugs which may interact with Ranozex and are NOT to be consumed together are listed below:
- Antifungal drugs like Ketoconazole, Itraconazole, Posaconazole
- HIV Protease inhibitors
- Clarithromycin & Telithromycin
- Grapefruit Juice
When should Ranozex 500 mg not be used?
Do NOT use Ranozex 500 mg in following circumstances:
- Hypersensitivity to Ranolazine or any other ingredients in the tablets
- Suffering from severe kidney problem
- Suffering from severe to moderate liver impairment
- Pregnancy and breastfeeding
How should Ranozex 500 mg be used?
Ranozex 500 mg is an oral tablet, taken with a glass of water or as advised by the doctor. Generally, it is recommended twice daily but it may vary depending upon your severity of the condition. They may be taken with or without a meal. The initial dose starts from 375 mg and then can be increased up to 500 mg twice daily and later depend upon the patient’s response, Ranozex can maximally be increased up to 750 mg twice daily. Always take the dose as prescribed by the doctor.
How long should you take Ranozex 500 mg?
Dosage may vary and be adjusted from time to time, based on the patient’s response. Ranozex 500 mg should be taken as advised by the doctor.
How should Ranozex 500 mg be stored?
There are no special instructions for storage of Ranozex 500 mg. Don’t consume Ranozex 500 mg after the expiry date. Keep them away from the children.