Active Ingredient(s): Isosorbide Mononitrate
FDA Approved: * June 30, 1993
Pharm Company: * SCHWARZ
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".

Monoket 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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what is it for ## I have been on ISOSORB MONO ER 30 MGfor about 3 weeks, some days I get a all day headache, some days I dont. Why the headache? ## This medication, which is a generic for Monoket, is most commonly used to treat angina pectoris. And the headache is a fairly common side effect, it happens to many people that take it and, in some cases, has caused them to have to stop taking it, because they got so severe. It may also cause tiredness and sleep disturbances. You can learn more Isosorbide Mononitrate details here. Are there any other questions? ## I just started taking this drug two days ago my headaches are horrible is there anything I can do for them.......will heat help they told me to take ibuprofen but it does not help much....


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 Monoket: (4 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0091-3610 Monoket 10 mg Oral Tablet by Ucb, Inc.
  • 0091-3620 Monoket 20 mg Oral Tablet by Ucb, Inc.
  • 62175-361 Monoket 10 mg Oral Tablet by Kremers Urban Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 62175-362 Monoket 20 mg Oral Tablet by Kremers Urban Pharmaceuticals Inc.

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