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Hydralazine tablet 25 mg 20's

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Hydralazine tablet contains Hydralazine | belongs to Antihypertensive: Vasodilator

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How it works

Hydralazine tablet 25 mg 20’s works by relaxing the blood vessels so that blood can flow more easily through the body.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Hydralazine tablet 25 mg 20’s

  • Chest tightness severe
  • Nausea severe
  • Fast/irregular heart beat severe
  • Blurred vision severe
  • Skin rash/itching severe
  • Dizziness severe
  • Swelling of feet and lower legs severe
  • Loss of appetite
  • Weight loss

Uses of Hydralazine tablet 25 mg 20’s

What is it prescribed for?

  • Hypertension

    This medicine is used in the treatment of increased blood pressure caused by genetic and/or environmental factors.

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    This medicine is used in the treatment of congestive heart failure by decreasing the cardiac work load and increasing the cardiac output.

Concerns

Frequently asked questions

  • Onset of action

    The amount of time required for this medicine to show its effect is approximately 5-30 minutes depending on the route of administration.

  • Duration of Effect

    The time until which this medicine remains active in the body is about 2-8 hours depending on the route of administration.

  • Safe with Alchohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendency has been reported.

  • Usage in pregnancy?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

  • Usage while breast-feeding?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

When not to use?

  • Allergy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Hydralazine tablet 25 mg 20’s .

  • Coronary heart disease

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of coronary heart disease.

  • Rheumatic heart disease

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of Rheumatic heart disease.

Warnings

Warnings for special population
  • Pregnancy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

  • Breast-feeding

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

General Warnings
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus

    Prolonged use of this medicine may increase the risk of systemic lupus erythematosus. The medicine should be discontinued under the doctor's supervision if the patient experiences any unusual reactions.

Dosage

  • Missed Dose

    If a dose of Hydralazine tablet 25 mg 20’s is missed, take the dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost the time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one.

  • Overdose

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

Interactions

Interaction with Medicines
  • Corticosteroids moderate
  • Aspirin moderate
  • Tizanidine severe
  • Alprazolam moderate
  • Diclofenac moderate
Disease interactions
  • severe

    The use of this medicine is contraindicated in patients with valvular heart disease due to the increased risk of severe side effects.

General Instructions

Take This medicine only as instructed by the doctor. Do not take larger amounts than prescribed. Seek emergency medical treatment in case of any side effects and do not stop taking this medicine without talking to your doctor.

Other details

  • Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor
  • To be taken as instructed by doctor
  • Does not cause sleepiness

References

Additional Information:

How to use Hydralazine tablet 25 mg 20’s

Inject over 1 min. Hypotensive effect may be delayed and unpredictable in some patients.
Reconstitution: Hydralazine should be diluted in NS for IVPB administration due to decreased stability in D5W. Stability of IVPB solution in NS is 4 days at room temperature.
Compatibility: Stable in NS, D5NS, D10W, D5LR, 1/2NS, LR. Incompatible with D5W. At Y-site administration, incompatible with aminophylline, ampicillin, diazoxide, furosemide. When admixed, incompatible with aminophylline, ampicillin, chlorothiazide, edetate calcium disodium, ethacrynate, hydrocortisone sodium succinate, mephentermine, methohexital, nitroglycerin, phenobarbital, verapamil.
Stability: Intact ampoules/vials should not be stored under refrigeration because of possible precipitation or crystallization.

UNLICENSED USE
Children: Hypertension: ORAL: Neonate, 250-500 mcg/kg every 8-12 hr increased as necessary to max 2-3 mg/kg every 8 hr; 1 mth-12 yr, 250-500 mcg/kg every 8-12 hr increased as necessary to max 7.5 mg/kg daily (not exceeding 200 mg daily); 12-18 yr, 25 mg twice daily, increased to usual max 50-100 mg twice daily.
INJECTION: Slow IV injection. Neonate, 100-500 mcg/kg repeated every 4-6 hr as necessary; max 3 mg/kg daily; 1 mth-12 yr, 100-500 mcg/kg repeated every 4-6 hr as necessary; max 3 mg/kg daily (not exceeding 60 mg daily); 12-18 yr, 5-10 mg repeated every 4-6 hr as necessary. Continuous IV infusion (preferred route in cardiac patients). Neonate, 12.5-50 mcg/kg/hr; max 2 mg/kg daily; 1 mth-12 yr, 12.5-50 mcg/kg/hr; max 3 mg/kg daily; 12-18 yr, 3-9 mg/hr; max 3 mg/kg daily.

what are the adverse effects of Hydralazine tablet 25 mg 20’s?

Tachycardia, palpitation, flushing, hypotension, angina, fluid retention, gastro-intestinal disturbances; headache, dizziness; systemic lupus erythematosus-like syndrome after long-term therapy with over 100 mg daily (or less in women and in slow acetylator individuals); rarely rashes, fever, dyscrasias, peripheral neuritis, polyneuritis, paraesthesia, arthralgia, myalgia, increased lacrimation, nasal congestion, dyspnoea, agitation, anxiety, anorexia; blood disorders (including leucopenia, thrombocytopenia, haemolytic anaemia), abnormal liver function, jaundice, raised plasma creatinine, proteinuria and haematuria reported.

What happens if I miss a dose of Hydralazine tablet 25 mg 20’s?

Adults: ORAL: Hypertension: 25 mg twice daily, increased to usual max 50 mg twice daily. Heart failure: (Initiated in hospital) 25 mg 3-4 times daily, increased every 2 days if necessary; usual maintenance dose 50-75 mg 4 times daily. INJECTION: Hypertensive emergencies and hypertension with renal complications: By slow IV inj, 5-10 mg diluted with 10 mL sodium chloride 0.9%; may be repeated after 20-30 min. By IV infusion, initially 200-300 mcg/min; maintenance usually 50-150 mcg/min.
Children: Not recommended.

One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Hydralazine tablet 25 mg 20’s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

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2 reviews for Hydralazine tablet 25 mg 20’s

  1. [email protected]

    [email protected] submitted 5 stars.

  2. Syed Mohammed Ashraf

    Excellent

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