FAQs ABOUT CILAROL 10MG TABLET
What are the uses of CILAROL 10MG TABLET?
CILAROL 10MG TABLET is used to treat hypertension and its associated vascular disorders. It can also be used to prevent the risk of angina, heart attack or stroke.
What type of a medicine is CILAROL 10MG TABLET?
CILAROL 10MG TABLET is an antihypertensive medicine. It contains cilnidipine which is a calcium channel blocker. It reduces strain on the heart, relaxes blood vessels and makes the heart to pump more blood with lesser force.
What happens when I stop taking CILAROL 10MG TABLET?
Do not stop taking CILAROL 10MG TABLET without consulting your doctor as your blood pressure may raise once again. Make sure to take CILAROL 10MG TABLET for the stipulated duration recommended by your doctor to achieve maximum results.
What is the best time to take CILAROL 10MG TABLET?
CILAROL 10MG TABLET can be taken with or without meals. Your doctor will decide the best time for you to take CILAROL 10MG TABLET based on your age, body weight and disease condition.
What to do if I forgot to take a dose of CILAROL 10MG TABLET?
If you have missed a dose of CILAROL 10MG TABLET, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time for the next dose of CILAROL 10MG TABLET, skip the missed dose and take the next one regularly. Do not take a double dose of CILAROL 10MG TABLET to compensate the missed ones.
What precautions should be followed while taking CILAROL 10MG TABLET?
Before taking CILAROL 10MG TABLET, inform your doctor if you have any liver or kidney problems. You must also inform your doctor if you have severe high or low blood pressure, or other heart problems (such as narrowing of the arteries, or a recent heart attack). Consult your doctor before taking CILAROL 10MG TABLET if you are pregnant and breastfeeding. Regularly visit your doctor and take all the necessary blood test recommended by your doctor without fail.
Can I consume alcohol while taking CILAROL 10MG TABLET?
Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking CILAROL 10MG TABLET as it might make you feel dizzier and drowsier.
What happens if I accidentally take more CILAROL 10MG TABLET?
If you or anyone else accidentally took more CILAROL 10MG TABLET, consult your doctor immediately. Symptoms of overdosage might include dizziness, fainting, light-headedness, weakness, shock, cool or clampy skin and shortness of breath.
Can I take CILAROL 10MG TABLET daily?
Take CILAROL 10MG TABLET as advised by your physician. Your doctor will evaluate your health condition and suggests whether can you take CILAROL 10MG TABLET every day or not.
Can CILAROL 10MG TABLET cause ankle swelling?
CILAROL 10MG TABLET may cause edema or swelling of ankles in few patients. If you experience ankle swelling, keep your legs on a table or slightly elevated from the ground level. If this symptom bothers you, contact your doctor.
What are the side effects of CILAROL 10MG TABLET?
The most common side effects of taking CILAROL 10MG TABLET are swelling of ankles or other body parts, headache, dizziness, flushing, skin rashes and gingival hyperplasia (enlargement or overgrowth of the gums). Contact your doctor if any of these side effects trouble you.
Can I stop taking CILAROL 10MG TABLET once my symptoms subside?
No. Do not stop taking CILAROL 10MG TABLET without consulting your doctor. As hypertension is a chronic condition, long term treatment may be necessary to control its symptoms. Therefore, take CILAROL 10MG TABLET as advised by your doctor for the stipulated duration. Premature discontinuation of therapy may increase your blood pressure once again.
Can CILAROL 10MG TABLET be taken during pregnancy?
CILAROL 10MG TABLET should be used in pregnant women only if it is considered necessary by the physician. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can the use of CILAROL 10MG TABLET affect the liver?
Yes. CILAROL 10MG TABLET may affect the way your liver work. Therefore, it should be used with caution in patients with liver problems. Consult your doctor before taking it.