What is cardovasc retard?
Cardovasc retard is a medication prescribed for treating high blood pressure. Cardovasc retard is a prescription medication.
Cardovasc retard works by preventing the transport of calcium ions into the heart and smooth muscles, resulting in dilation of blood vessels, hence, lowering blood pressure.
Cardovasc retard is a calcium channel blocker that can be prescribed in treating conditions such as high blood pressure, chest pain, and Raynaud’s disease.
How is cardovasc retard used?
Cardovasc retard is to be used according to your doctor’s recommendation. This medicine should be swallowed whole with water on an empty stomach. Do not crush, chew or divide this tablet.
The typical dosage is 30 to 60 milligrams once daily
Can cardovasc retard be used during pregnancy/breastfeeding?
Cardovasc retard should be used if absolutely necessary during pregnancy. This medicine is not safe for use while breastfeeding.
What are the side effects of cardovasc retard?
Side effects if Cardovasc retard include:
· Peripheral edema
· Abdominal pain
· Decreased libido
· Stevens-Johnson syndrome
This is not a full list of possible side effects of this medication, do consult your leaflet or doctor for more information. Although these side effects are possible, not every patient will experience them, but if you do, consult your doctor.