Rioteph 0.5mg Tablet 10'S

Hypertension Rx required
10 Tablet(s) in a Strip Mfr: Cipla Ltd Country of Origin: NA
M.R.P.: Rs.225.00

What is RIOTEPH 0.5MG?

  • RIOTEPH 0.5MG contains Riociguat which belong to a class called Soluble guanylate cyclase stimulators. Soluble guanylate cyclase is an enzyme that, when stimulated, catalyzes the synthesis of cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP) in the cardiopulmonary system.
Therapeutic Uses
Warning & Precautions
Directions & For Use
Side Effects
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What RIOTEPH 0.5MG is used for?

It is used in two types of pulmonary hypertension such as:

  • chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH)
  • certain types of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH)

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Pregnancy & Breast Feeding

Children & Adolescents

Driving & Using Machines

Talk to your Doctor, if you:

  • are allergic to any of the other ingredients of this medicine
  • have severe liver problems
  • have low blood pressure
  • have increased pressure in your pulmonary circulation associated with scarring of the lungs, of unknown cause (idiopathic pulmonary pneumonia)
  • have recently experienced serious bleeding from the lung
  • have undergone treatment to stop coughing up blood (bronchial arterial embolisation)
  • are older than 65 years
  • are on dialysis
  • are a smoker
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor for advice before taking this medicine
  • This medicine not recommended to children and adolescents under 18 years of age
  • Do not drive or operate any machines while taking this medicine as it may cause dizziness

Tell your doctor if you are taking,

  • drugs used for the high blood pressure in the arteries of the lungs (PAH) or erectile dysfunction
  • amyl nitrite (chest pain or heart disease)
  • anticoagulants (helps to treat blood-thinning)
  • ketoconazole, posaconazole, itraconazole (used to treat fungal infections)
  • drugs used to treat HIV infection
  • phenytoin, carbamazepine, phenobarbitone (used to treat epilepsy)
  • ciclosporin (used to prevent rejection of transplanted organs)
  • niflumic acid (used to treat joint and muscular pain)
  • erlotinib, gefitinib (used to treat cancer)
  • aluminium hydroxide or magnesium hydroxide (used to treat stomach disease or heartburn)
  • Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you

If you take more RIOTEPH 0.5MG

  • If you have taken more than your prescribed dose, contact your doctor or nearest hospital
  • Symptoms of overdose: dizziness (low blood pressure)

If you forget to take RIOTEPH 0.5MG

  • Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose. If you miss a dose, continue with the next dose as planned

If you stop taking RIOTEPH 0.5MG

  • Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor tells you to do so

Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them

Very Rare
  • coughing up blood (haemoptysis)
  • bleeding from the lungs (pulmonary haemorrhage)
  • headache, dizziness
  • nausea and vomiting, indigestion (dyspepsia)
  • swelling of limbs (edema peripheral)
  • diarrhoea
  • inflammation of the stomach (gastritis), inflammation in the digestive system (gastroenteritis)
  • pale skin, weakness or breathlessness (reduction of red blood cells)
  • awareness of an irregular, hard, or rapid heartbeat (palpitation)
  • nosebleed (epistaxis)
  • difficulty breathing through your nose (nasal congestion)
  • pain in the stomach, intestine or abdomen (gastrointestinal and abdominal pain)
  • heartburn (gastro-esophageal reflux disease)
  • difficulty in swallowing (dysphagia)
  • constipation
  • bloating (abdominal distension)
Additional Information
  • Keep this medicine out of reach of children
  • Store at a room temperature of 15-25°C

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