Corabid 5 is a medicine used for treatment of angina (heart-related chest pain) and chronic (long-term) heart failure. It makes the heart work more effi... View More
Uses of Corabid 5
Side effects of Corabid 5
How to use Corabid 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. Corabid 5 is to be taken w... View More
How Corabid 5 works
Corabid 5 is a heart rate lowering medication. It works by reducing the heart rate which lowers the oxygen requirement of the heart. As a result, the he... View More
What if you forget to take Corabid 5?
If you miss a dose of Corabid 5, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Chronic stable angina, Heart Failure
Should be taken with food. Avoid excessive consumption of grapefruit juice.
Oral Heart Failure Initial: 5 mg PO BID with meals (all see Dosage Modifications) After 2 weeks, assess patient and adjust dose to achieve a restin... View More
Safety and efficacy not established
Renal impairment: CrCl (ml/min) Dosage Recommendation <15 Use w/ caution.
Pregnancy, lactation, resting heart rate <60 beats/min prior to treatment, cardiogenic shock, acute myocardial infarction, severe hypotension (<90/50 mm... View More
Mode of Action
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Reduce dose if resting heart rate is persistently <50 beats/min or patient develops bradycardia symptoms during treatment; discontinue if heart rate <50... View More
1-10% Bradycardia (10%) Hypertension or increased blood pressure (8.9%) Atrial fibrillation (8.3%) Luminous phenomena (phosphenes) or visual brightn... View More
Concomitant use with QT-prolonging drugs (e.g. quinidine, disopyramide, bepridil, sotalol, ibutilide, amiodarone, pimozide, ziprasidone, sertinole, mefl... View More
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