It is used for the treatment of high blood pressure. It can also be used for the treatment of angina, a type of chest pain caused by the reduced blood supply to the heart.
It works by widening the blood vessel by relaxing the wall of blood vessels.
Due to the widening of blood vessels, blood passes through them more easily which further decreases blood pressure.
Heart muscle receives more oxygen due to improvement in the blood supply. Headache, palpitation (feeling of heartbeat), flushing of the face, hot flushes are common side effects of this medicine.
If side effects do not go away on their own or your condition doesn’t improve over time then inform your doctor.
Efnocar 40 Tablet is a medicine used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). It belongs to a class of medicines known as calcium channel blocker which helps to lower blood pressure and reduce the workload of the heart. This helps prevent heart attacks and strokes.
Efnocar 40 Tablet may be prescribed alone or along with other medicines.
You can take it at any time of day, with or without food, but it is best to take it at the same time each day.
Keep taking it for as long as advised by your doctor.
Do not stop this medicine on your own, even if you feel well because high blood pressure often has no symptoms.
This makes it hard to identify any sudden spike and if you stop taking it, your condition may get worse.
Keeping active with regular exercise, reducing your weight, and eating a healthy diet will also help control your blood pressure.
Follow your doctor’s advice while taking this medicine. Studies have shown that it also improves the functioning of the heart by decreasing the heart rate.
most common side effects
The most common side effects include fatigue, swelling in the feet or ankles, dizziness, flushing, and headache. Consult your doctor if any of these bother you, or do not go away.
Before taking it, let your doctor know if you have any liver, heart or kidney problems.
You also need to tell your doctor what other medicines you are taking, especially those used to treat high blood pressure or heart conditions.
USES OF EFNOCAR TABLET
- Hypertension (high blood pressure)
BENEFITS OF EFNOCAR TABLET
In Hypertension (high blood pressure)
This lowers your blood pressure and reduces your risk of having a stroke, a heart attack, or kidney problems in the future.
You do not usually feel any direct benefit from taking this medicine, but it works in the long term to keep you well.
Take regularly, as prescribed for this medicine to be most effective, even if you feel better.
SIDE EFFECTS OF EFNOCAR TABLET
Common side effects of Efnocar
- Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
- Edema (swelling)
HOW TO USE EFNOCAR TABLET
HOW EFNOCAR TABLET WORKS