Cardivel (6.25 mg, 12.5 mg, 25mg) use, information and dosage
What is Cardivel?
Cardivel is a blood pressure-lowering medication containing carvedilol. Cardivel possesses a calcium channel antagonistic action and works by antagonizing beta-adrenoceptors and vasodilating blood vessels.
Can Cardivel be used in pregnancy or breastfeeding?
Yes, Cardivel is safe for use during pregnancy or breastfeeding, however, it is safe practice to inform your doctor before starting this medication.
Side effects of Cardivel
Side effects of Cardivel include:
· Slow heartbeat
· Orthostatic hypotension
· Low blood pressure
· Sweating or liquid retention in ankles, feet, legs, or hands
· Difficulty breathing
· High blood sugar
· Low energy
· weight gain
· Arthrioventricular block
· Blurred vision
· Joint pain
· Muscle pain
· Other unlisted side effects may occur
This is not a full list of side effects of Cardivel, thus if you notice any of these effects or unlisted side effects, or any of these effects persist, inform your doctor.