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Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Ivolol 2.5. Please consult your doctor.
Ivolol 2.5 may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the develop... View More
Ivolol 2.5 is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Ivolol 2.5 may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Ivolol 2.5 should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ivolol 2.5 may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Ivolol 2.5 should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ivolol 2.5 may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of I... View More
Ivolol 2.5 belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers. It is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension), and heart failure. It also help... View More
Uses of Ivolol 2.5
- Hypertension (high blood pressure)
Side effects of Ivolol 2.5
- Cold extremities
How to use Ivolol 2.5
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Ivolol 2.5 may be taken wi... View More
How Ivolol 2.5 works
Ivolol 2.5 is a beta blocker that works specifically on the heart. It works by slowing down the heart rate and makes the heart more efficient at pumping... View More
- Ivolol 2.5 lowers your blood pressure and makes it easier for your heart to pump blood around your body.
- Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent stroke and heart attack.
- It may cause dizziness. If this happens to you, get up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position.
- It can hide symptoms of low blood sugar if you are diabetic. Monitor your blood sugar levels regularly.
- Do not stop taking Ivolol 2.5 suddenly as it can cause your blood pressure to rise suddenly, thereby increasing the risk of heart attack and stroke.
Heart failure, Hypertension
May be taken with or without food.
Oral Hypertension Adult: Initially, 5 mg once daily. May increase dose at intervals of 2 wk if needed. Max: 40 mg once daily. Elderly: >65 yr Initi... View More
Renal impairment: CrCl <30 mL/min: Initially, 2.5 mg once daily. Maintenance: Increased to 5 mg once daily if required.
Hepatic impairment, sick sinus syndrome, 2nd and 3rd degree heart block (without a pacemaker), history of asthma, metabolic acidosis, severe peripheral ... View More
Mode of Action
Nebivolol exhibits high selectivity for beta1-adrenergic receptors and has vasodilating activity due to a direct action on the endothelium, involving ni... View More
Patients w/ inadequate cardiac function, well-compensated heart failure, myasthenia gravis. Patients undergoing major surgery involving general anaesth.... View More
1-10% Headache (6-9%),Fatigue (2-5%),Dizziness (2-4%),Diarrhea (2-3%),Nausea (1-3%),Increased triglyceride levels and insulin resistance, decreased hig... View More
Increased plasma concentrations w/ potent CYP2D6 inhibitors (e.g. paroxetine, fluoxetine, propafenone, thioridazine, quinidine). Concomitant use w/ anti... View More
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