WHAT IS ANGIWELL?
ANGIWELL contains Glyceryl Trinitrate which belongs to a group of medicines known as nitrates
It relaxes blood vessels, increasing the blood and oxygen supply to the heart
WHAT ANGIWELL IS USED FOR?
It is used,
To prevent chest pain caused by angina. It will not help to stop an episode of chest pain
WARNING & PRECAUTION:
TALK TO DOCTOR:
Talk to your doctor before taking this medicine, if you:
Are allergic (hypersensitive) to glyceryl trinitrate
Have previous history of heart attack or heart failure
Have low blood pressure (hypotension)
Suffer from severe liver problems
Are an alcoholic
PREGNANCY & BREAST FEEDING
If you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding, ask your doctor for advice before taking this medicine
CHILDREN & ADOLESCENTS
Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in Children
DRIVING & USING MACHINES
You may get drowsy or dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs mental alertness until you know how this medicine affects you
Tell your doctor if you are taking, have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription. Especially
Certain migraine medicines like ergotamine and dihydroergotamine
Medicines used to treat erectile dysfunction like sildenafil, tadalafil and vardenafil
Medicines for high blood pressure
Other medicines used to treat angina
DIRECTIONS & FOR USE:
Always take ANGIWELL exactly as your doctor has told you
Take this medicine by mouth with a glass of water
Follow the directions on the prescription label
Swallow whole. Do not crush or chew
Take your doses at regular intervals
If you take more ANGIWELL
If you take too many ANGIWELL, contact your doctor or go to your nearest hospital casualty department immediately
If you forget to take ANGIWELL
If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember it. However, if it is nearly time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose. Never take two doses at the same time (morning or evening)
If you stop taking ANGIWELL
Do not stop taking this medicine suddenly or your symptoms may get worse
If your doctor wants you to stop the medicine, the dose will be slowly lowered over time to avoid any side effects
Keep this medicine out of reach of children
Store at room temperature (15-25°C)
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date
Angiwell 6.4mg Tablet should be taken in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. It may be taken with or without food, preferably at a fixed time each day. Do not consume more than the recommended dose, as this may have harmful effects on your body. You can develop tolerance to this medicine over time, which means that the same dose becomes less effective. You have to stick to a really specific dosing schedule to prevent this from happening.
most common side effect
This can sometimes be helped by drinking plenty of fluids and avoiding alcohol.
There are other, rarer side effects, some of them serious.
Ask your doctor and read the leaflet which comes with the medicine to make sure you are keeping safe.
Do not use this medicine if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure in your lungs (pulmonary hypertension), erectile dysfunction or if you have anemia or glaucoma (increased pressure inside the eye).
Always tell your doctor what other health conditions you have and what other medicines you are taking.
It is best not to drink alcohol with this medicine as it increases some of the side effects.
If you are affected by dizziness, avoid driving.
If you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, ask your doctor before taking this medicine.
USES OF ANGIWELL TABLET
- Treatment of Angina (heart-related chest pain)
BENEFITS OF ANGIWELL TABLET
In Treatment of Angina (heart-related chest pain)
Angina is a chest pain that is usually caused by narrowing of the blood vessels which supply your heart.
This means your heart does not get enough oxygen.
You should take this medicine at the first sign of chest pain.
If the first tablet does not work, you can take a second tablet after 5 minutes.
it also helps prevent chest pain if taken before exercising or doing other strenuous activities.
SIDE EFFECTS OF ANGIWELL TABLET
Common side effects of Angiwell
- Blurred vision
- Decreased blood pressure
- Increased heart rate
- Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation)
HOW TO USE ANGIWELL TABLET
HOW ANGIWELL TABLET WORKS