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Carmil isosorbide mononitrate

What is carmil isosorbide mononitrate?

Carmil isosorbide mononitrate is a medication containing isosorbide-5-mononitrate. Carmil isosorbide mononitrate is used in treating angina pectoris and as an adjunctive therapy for congestive heart failure that is not responding to diuretics or cardiac glycosides.

How is Carmil isosorbide mononitrate used?

Carmil isosorbide mononitrate is swallowed whole and not to be chewed or crushed. The dosage of this medication for adults is one tablet taken 3 times daily.

If you’re not already receiving prophylactic nitrate therapy, 20mg twice a day is the recommended starting dosage.

Your dosage is to be determined by your doctor based on your condition and response to treatment.

Carmil isosorbide mononitrate is not to be administered to children.

Treatment with Carmil isosorbide mononitrate should not be stopped suddenly but rather tapered gradually.

Is Carmil isosorbide mononitrate safe to use during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

Carmil isosorbide mononitrate is not known to be excreted in breast milk, hence, caution should be exercised when prescribing or using this medication during breastfeeding.

Carmil isosorbide mononitrate has not been established as safe for use during pregnancy, thus prescription and use during pregnancy should be done cautiously.

What are the side effects of Carmil isosorbide mononitrate?

 Some possible side effects of Carmil isosorbide mononitrate include but are not limited to:

·         Diarrhea

·          sensitivity to light

·          Fainting

·          Low blood oxygenation

·          Brain bleeds

·          severe chest pain

·         Irregular heartbeat

·          cold perspiration

·          Dizziness

·          Flushing

·          Weakness

·         Pale skin amongst others

Where can I buy Carmil isosorbide mononitrate in Nigeria?

Carmil isosorbide mononitrate is available for purchase on Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy drugstore.ng. You can simply click here to view this product.

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