Celipress belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers. It is used for treating hypertension (high blood pressure) and angina (heart-related che... View More
Uses of Celipress
Side effects of Celipress
How to use Celipress
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. Celipress is to be taken e... View More
How Celipress works
Celipress 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
Hypertension, Angina pectoris
Should be taken on an empty stomach. Take at least ½ hr before or 2 hr after meals.
Oral Hypertension Adult: 200-400 mg once daily.
Renal impairment: CrCl (ml/min) 15-40 100-200 mg/day. <15 Avoid.
Hypersensitivity, sinus bradycardia, >1st degree heart block, cardiogenic shock, uncompensated heart failure, hypotensive patients. Pregnancy (2nd and 3... View More
Mode of Action
Celiprolol is a cardioselective ?-blocker. It exhibits intrinsic sympathomimetic and direct vasodilator activity.
Nausea, abdominal discomfort, diarrhoea; CHF, AV nodal block and bradycardia, palpitations; headache, fatigue, dizziness, insomnia; Raynaud's phenomenon... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy Category B in (1st trimester), D in 2nd & 3rd trimesters.
May exacerbate rebound HTN upon withdrawal of clonidine. May increase AV conduction time w/ digitalis glycosides. Reduced bioavailability w/ concomitant... View More
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