Ranolazine

FDA Approved: * July 29, 2013
Pharm Company: * LUPIN LTD
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".



Ranolazine Overview

Ranolazine, sold under the trade name Ranexa by Gilead Sciences, is a drug to treat angina that was first approved in 2006. Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Contraindications 3 Side effects 4 Drug interactions 5 Mechanism of action 6 Legal status 7 History 8 Commercial aspects 9 References 10 External links Medical uses Ranolazine is used to treat chronic angina.[1] It may be used concomitantly with β blockers, nitrates, calcium channel blockers, antiplatelet therapy, l...

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Renozex tablet Used for what

Is it for heart trouble? Is it for Angina? I am using it since one year. Is it O.K to use it daily? ## Did you possibly mean Ranozex? It contains the active ingredient Ranolazine, it is most commonly used to treat angina, but it may also be used to treat other cardiac conditions. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including dizziness, headache, nausea, easy bruising, and hypotension. As to using it daily, it is always best to follow your doctor's instructions. Is there anything else I can help with?

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Ranolazine 500mg

My mother is 65 years old, consuming Ranolazine - but i dont know what for? Please advise me. ## Ranolazine, the active ingredient in Ranexa is used to treat Angina. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness and dizziness. Read more: Is there anything else I can help you with? ## It's a medication given for people who have had chest pain for a long time (chronic). Many studies have shown beneficial effects as it does not affect heart rate or blood pressure... ## My grandfather's physician prescribed Ranolazine 500mg BID for an event of angina 10 days ago. But, since the last 5 days my grandfather is only taking a once-a-day dose in the morning. There are no other symptoms noted over the last 5 days, except weakness and an increase in S. Potassium. Due to his weakness, ...

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met xl 50 adverse effects

with met xl 50 I take other drugs like nitrocontin 2.6 BD, atorva 40 OD, cardace 2,5 BD, Deplatt A -75 BD,Ranolazine 500 BD, Glimisave m1 forte OD, glycomat OD. last month done engio, stenting could not done due calcification. done ballooning. after a month feeling jaw heaviness after 8 to 10 mins walk at 4.5 speed which earlier felt mildly that too after 25 to 30 mins walk. Is this any effect of the medicine? ## Hello, Sagar! How are you? What specifically do you mean by jaw heaviness? Can you please post back and be more specific. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination, and hypotension. I mean is your jaw painful? Is it just an ache? Is it like a toothache?

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RANOZEX Tablet For What

I am getting chest pain. I am prescribed this RANOZEX 500mg tablets. Is it suitable for Angina. ## I am getting chest pain below the throat and chest and breathing trouble. I got operated bye pass in the year 2006 at vijayawada.I am a diabetic patient. My age is 76 years. I am getting pain while I take bath , at the time of brisk walk , while climbing star case , any time after taking meals. Please advise whether this medicine RANOZEX is suitable. ## Ranozex contains the active ingredient Ranolazine and yes, it is used to treat Angina. Common side effects may include: nausea, constipation, dizziness and headache. Learn more: Are there any questions or comments? ## I had an engina problem and had undergone Engioplasty in December 2006 and was privided two stents. I am 64 years old and am...

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Health care after CABG X 1 in March 2011, with recently developed angina.

I am a DIABETIC since over 15 years. I have Thyroid also and on 50mg Eltroxin. Had my CABG X 1 done on 04.03.2011. My Cardiologist has prescribed Renozex 500. What extent will it help me to? What is Ejection Fraction in this reference? If it's rating goes up it is improving or depleting? How the new drug prescribed will help me improve my Heart's health. At the moment my consultant told that I have developed Angina, what does it mean. ## Ranozex contains the active ingredient Ranolazine, it is used to treat angina, like that your consultant said you'd developed. Angina is usually characterized by chest pain? Have you been experiencing chest pain? Learn more Ranozex details here. The ejection fraction represents the volumetric fraction of blood pumped out by the ventricle of ...

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Ranozex Side Effects

i am taking ranozex for the angina for 15 days now i feel dizziness .is it side effect of ranozex ## Ranozex contains the active ingredient Ranolazine and yes, it may cause dizziness as a side effect. Learn more Ranozex details here. Have things improved any? It can take 4 to 6 weeks for your body to adjust to a medication and for such side effects to wear off.

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Ranozex 500

I take Ranozex500 twice a day. I am ahving chest pain after 1 hr walk. Can I take 1 more Ranozex 500? ## Have you consulted your doctor? Ranozex contains the active ingredient Ranolazine, which is used to treat angina. If you have angina, then it is very important to consult your doctor, before changing your medication and you always need to keep them informed of any new symptoms, such as the chest pains you are having.

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momentory fast beating of Heart

My age is 73 years and I had been operated (By-Pass) in 2005, with some Diabetic effect. Since my surgery i am quite stable with every thing and had some regular check-ups and medicines. From few days i have been observing that my heart beat suddenly increases for a minute or so. sometime 2-3 times a days. Some times it happens while sleeping at night but after 5-10 mins gets normal. I consult one MD and has prescribed me RANOZEX and PANTADAC DSR. Now I feel weakness after i take medicine and cannot judge the problem Can I get some suggestion and help to understand the prescription. thanks ## Ranozex contains the active ingredient Ranolazine, it is used to treat Angina, which is a condition involving irregular heartbeats. You can learn more about the medication here: And Angina here: Th...

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ranozex

its a tablet, could u tell me for which disease it is taken and what r the side effects. thanks ## i am a 60 years old diabetic and have a high blood p ressure .with hypo thyroid. pl. let me know about side effect for reguler teking tab RANOLAZINE 500 alogwith other medician.

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Side Effects Of Ranozex

I was asked to switch over from Arbitel 40 to Ranozex.Ever since then I am having severe constipation.I have a doubt whether it is the side effect of Ranozex ## Ranozex contains the active ingredient Ranolazine, it is most commonly used to treat angina and yes, constipation is a very common side effect of this medication. You may also experience headache, dizziness and nausea. Learn more: Are there any other questions?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ranolazine
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 1000mg, 1gm, 500mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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