FAQs ABOUT NEPTAZ 50
What is NEPTAZ 50 used for?
NEPTAZ 50 is indicated to reduce the risk of cardiovascular death and hospitalization for heart failure in patients with chronic heart failure (New York Heart Association Class II-IV) and reduced ejection fraction.
What are the common side effects of taking NEPTAZ 50?
The most common side effects of taking NEPTAZ 50 are dizziness, light-headedness (low blood pressure), signs of high levels of potassium in the blood (irregular heartbeat, muscle weakness), decrease in renal function, cough, diarrhea, signs of low red blood cells (anemia), tiredness, headache, fainting or spinning sensation. Consult your doctor immediately if any of the symptoms worsen.
Can NEPTAZ 50 be used in pregnant women?
No, NEPTAZ 50 is not recommended for use in early pregnancy and must not be used in pregnant women when more than 3 months pregnant, as it may cause serious harm to the baby. Consult your doctor before taking NEPTAZ 50 if you think you may be pregnant.
Is NEPTAZ 50 safe to use in liver disease patients?
NEPTAZ 50 is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and it should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking NEPTAZ 50.
What to do If I forget to take NEPTAZ 50?
You should take NEPTAZ 50 immediately when you remember. If it is time for your next dose skip the missed dose and follow your regular dose schedule. Do not double the dose to match up your missed dose.