Active Ingredient(s): Isosorbide Mononitrate
FDA Approved: * August 12, 1993
Pharm Company: * SCHERING PLOUGH
Category: Chest Pain (Angina)

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Imdur Overview

Isosorbide mononitrate, sold under many brand names, is a medication used for heart-related chest pain (angina), heart failure, and esophageal spasms.[2] It can be used both to treat and to prevent heart-related chest pain; however, it is generally less preferred than beta blockers or calcium channel blockers.[2] It is taken by mouth.[2] Common side effects include headache, low blood pressure with standing, blurry vision, and skin flushing.&...

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about imdur and its effects and side effects

Doctor prescribed Imdur for my Dad as he got heart attack. But he was getting severe headache once he started this. So i went to doctor and told the same and he told to stop using imdur. Is this fine if he discontinues using this. What are the disadvantages of discontinuing this pill ## my dr put me on isosorb mono 60mg generic for imdur it is giving me a headache i cannot bear and i have had headachesfor two weeks since i stoped i have got to have some relive thank you ## A headache can be a common side effect of Imdur, along with nausea, dizziness, flushing, and hypotension. The terrible headaches are the most common reason people discontinue it, but be careful to only do so, if your doctor approves. Is there anything I can help with?


to help chest pain ## wanting to understanding what this mediaction dose for me. and if it helps chest pain and or anziety and pania disorder ## I realy would like to know a hole lot about this drug. It was just percriped to me 06/19/05 for chest pain. And lowering Blood oresture. ## Imdur contains the active ingredient Isosorbide Mononitrate, it is used to help treat heart related chest pain, as well as to prevent it. Its typical side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, lowered heart rate, jaw pain, and bleeding gums. Gayla, have you been prescribed anything else? What dosage are you currently taking?

Renozex OD 1000

What is this drug and what are the effects of this drug, if taken? ## I am taking Ranozex500 1-0-1..past 3 months..from the begining i am having eye fashing ..and irs iamgetting numbness tingling in my hand .little fingers..and gtadually to 3rd and 4th fingers it is appering in both the foot...i am scared .but dr is cool abd stopped Ivabrad 5. How serious this numbness cold feeling of limbs??..other medicines i am taking are Flavedon MR35 Imdur Ranozex 500 Ivabrad5(stopped) Amryl m1 mg Renerve Clopitab !A 75 Asitrom 1mg and 2mg Please provide suggessions

livogen side effects along with other tabs

I am 66 yrs old male, a heart patient. I am taking Livogen tabs with Daztor 20 mg,Dytor plus 10 mg,& Imdur 30 mg. My nipples are swelling and I have severe pain there. Can you tell me which tab causes it? ## Does livogin z changes the colour of stool like dark brown ## Does livogin z changes the colour of stool like dark brown

CABG - Bypass Heart Surgery

Sir, My father 67 yrs old, Diabetic has undergone Heart Bypass Surgery on Feb 9 2011, It is almost 2.5 month and now he is under medication of Cardio Surgeon and Cardio Consultant. He is taking tablets of Imdur 60, Clopivas AP 150, Atrolip 40, Carloc 6.25, Ativan 2, Cardoc H 2.5, Meclizide M, Zolfresh. He is having chronic problem of shievring and Hot Hit inside his body. The Doctors have keep on changing his medication but no improvement. Please help. ## I am guessing that from this list of medications, there may be a few that are causing it and possibly compounding the problem. However, the first thing I would like to ask is how long has it been, since they changed any medication? Many drugs take 4 to 6 weeks to reach their full effectiveness in the body and this is usually when side ...

Telma 40 with Nebistar 2.5 mg side effects

I am taking Telma 40 twice a day with Nebistar 2.5 mg once. I feel gastric burning in stomach and food pipe. Should I take Pan D daily? ## I was taking ramiprill 5mg along with cardivas,rosuvas20,imdur,ranozex500twice,nicoran 5mg twicebut dry cough problem erisist.dr advisede to take Telma40 it good & whether it will control BP also Pl reply Gabber Singh Vitae Maharasra

when should imdur be taken morning or night

When should isosorbide mono er be taken, morning or night? ## Hello, Donnie! How are you? Did your doctor provide any specific instructions? In most cases, they prefer it to be taken in the morning, so it can control your symptoms during the time of day that you will be most active and likely to experience more of them. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including headache, nausea, flushing and sensation of warmth.

what is the use of ranolaz 500

I've had a bypass in July 2013 & an angioplasty with one stent as my angina pain still persisted.. Even after all this my angina pain has not yet gone.. in fact I get it on rest too. I take Renolaz 500 three times a day.. Along with Betaloc 30 2ice a day, Flavedon MR 35 mg, Imdur 30 2ice a day, Ecosprin 75mg 1ce a day. Can you plz help me relive my pain and also what further treatment do u advice..Thx

Advice required

I da an angioplasty done with staint two years back The doctor priscribed 1) Atrovastatin 20 mg 2) Imdur 30 3) Diplette 75 4) Met XL 25 and 5) Ecosprine 150 which is still continuing I had a blood test last week for lipids the result is as under Cholesterol 228 mg/dl Triglycerides 175 mg/dl HDLC 44 mg/dl LDL C 149 mg/dl VLDL C 35 mg/dl PLEASE ADVICE YOUR VIEW


anti angina agent ## This was just prescribed today for my husband for High blood pressure 140/90 ## Imdur contains the active ingredient Isosorbide Mononitrate, it is mainly used to treat angina, but can also lower blood pressure since it works by dilating blood vessels. Side effects may include nausea, headache, sleep disturbances and hypotension. You can learn more Imdur details here. Are there any comments or questions? Is there anything I can help with?


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Isosorbide Mononitrate
  • Tablet: 10mg, 20mg, 30mg, 60mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 120mg, 30mg, 60mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Imdur: (3 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0085-0091 Imdur 120 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Schering Corporation
  • 0085-1374 24 Hr Imdur 30 mg Extended Release Tablet by Schering Corporation
  • 0085-2028 24 Hr Imdur 60 mg Extended Release Tablet by Schering Corporation

Other drugs which contain Isosorbide Mononitrate or a similar ingredient: (4 results)