Buy Calan Sr 120 & 240 Mg Online
Also known as: Calan, Isoptin
Active ingredient: Verapamil
Product Code: PR10403
What is this drug
Generic Calan is a prescription drug that is used in treatment of various cardiovascular conditions. It can be used in treating hypertension, cardiac arrhythmia, angina pectoris and also cluster headaches. It has also been found to be effective as migraine prevention drug.
Classification and Mechanism of Action
Generic Calan is a calcium channel blocker of the phenylalkylamine class. It blocks voltage-dependent calcium channels and thus causes the decrease in impulse conduction through AV node. It also causes the smooth muscles in blood vessels to relax and thus widen the blood vessel, causing decrease in blood pressure.
Looking after your drug
Generic Calan should be kept in a cool, dark and dry place away from children.
How to take the medication
Generic Calan needs to be taken regularly and according to the prescription in order to reap all the benefits. Do not take doses that are larger or smaller than the prescribed one. Your doctor might want to check your blood pressure every now and then, as well as your liver and kidney function. Your will most likely be recommended to eat a healthy diet and to exercise regularly as part of your hypertension treatment. Doing these things will improve your health.
The dosage will depend on the individual patient, the condition that is treated and the way the patient is responding to the treatment. Use exactly as much Generic Calan as prescribed and as many times as you were instructed to.
An overdose on Generic Calan may be fatal. Seek emergency medical help if you suspect an overdose on Generic Calan.
Take the dose you missed as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed one.
Warnings and Precautions
Generic Calan may impair your reactions and thinking. Do not drive or do anything dangerous unless you are sure your thinking and reactions are not impaired. Get up slowly when standing up to avoid dizziness. Avoid drinking alcohol or at least limit alcohol intake when using Generic Calan. Grapefruit juice may affect the way in which Generic Calan is absorbed. Talk to your doctor if you want to eat grapefruit or drink its juice.
Possible Side Effects
Less serious side effects of Generic Calan include: constipation, dizziness, headaches, stuffy nose, sinus pain, sore throat. More severe side effects include: fainting feeling, flu symptoms, anxiety, sweating, gasping for breath, chest pains, wheezing, lightheadedness, shortness of breath, rapid weight gain, fast, irregular or slow heartbeats. Contact your doctor if you experience any of those.
Treating hypertension, angina and other conditions
Generic Calan is a very versatile medication as it can lower the blood pressure and also increase the oxygenation of various parts of the body by widening the blood vessels. It is very effective in lowering the blood pressure and it is most often used in treatment of hypertension. Generic Calan is very well tolerated in most cases.
When the drug should not be used
Generic Calan should not be used if the patient suffers from AV block or sick sinus syndrome, severe heart failure, if the patient has slow heartbeats or if they suffer from certain heart rhythm disorders of the upper chambers of the heart. Pregnant women are also not usually prescribed Generic Calan.
How long should you take the drug
You need to take Generic Calan for as long as you are told to by your physician. It is dangerous to discontinue the drug without discussing this with the doctor.