What is REXIDIN Mouth Wash used for?
REXIDIN Mouth Wash is a calcium-channel blocker used for the treatment and prevention of angina (chest pain) that is caused by coronary artery spasm. This medication works by relaxing coronary arteries. REXIDIN Mouth Wash is also prescribed for lowering high blood pressure.
How to take REXIDIN Mouth Wash?
The dosage of REXIDIN Mouth Wash prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
REXIDIN Mouth Wash can be taken with or without food.
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take REXIDIN Mouth Wash medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of REXIDIN Mouth Wash, seek medical attention immediately.
What are the drugs that interact with REXIDIN Mouth Wash?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with REXIDIN Mouth Wash.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of REXIDIN Mouth Wash, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
REXIDIN Mouth Wash can interact with other high blood pressure medications as well as other chest pain medications.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of REXIDIN Mouth Wash?
Like other medicines, REXIDIN Mouth Wash can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of REXIDIN Mouth Wash are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of REXIDIN Mouth Wash cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of REXIDIN Mouth Wash develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
REXIDIN Mouth Wash can cause side effects such as :
- Stomach pain
- Dry mouth
This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking REXIDIN Mouth Wash.
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