Isosorbide Mononitrate

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 Isosorbide Mononitrate

Isosorbide mononitrate, sold under many brand names, is a medication used for heart related chest pain (angina), heart failure, and esophageal spasms.[1] It can be used both to treat and to prevent heart related chest pain, however is generally less preferred than beta blockers or calcium channel blockers.[1] It is taken by mouth.[1] Common side effects include headache, low blood pressure with standing, blurry vision, and skin flushing.[...
isosorbide mononitrate

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isosorbide mononitrate ER

for you women out you have heavier periods when taking isosorbide Mononitrate Er? ## Hello, Martha! How are you? Almost all medications can cause that, it's really not unusual. You may also find your cycle changing and being longer or short than usual. Other side effects, as listed by the FDA, may possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache, flushing, hypotension and abdominal pain. However, if they get too heavy or last too long, then you should consult your doctor. Is there anything else I can help with? ...

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isosorbide mononitrate 30 mg

I feel some heart bits near my throat my blood pressure is a little bit low and my dr.prescribed some time ago this medicine for chest pain I want to know if this pill will make my blood pressure lower if I take it ## Hello, Mario! How are you? Did you mean that you're feeling your heart beat, you're having palpitations? If so, that could actually be due to low blood pressure. As listed by the FDA, Isosorbide is most commonly used to treat angina and yes, it can cause lowered blood pressure as a side effect, along with nausea, dizziness, headache and palpitations. Are you having chest pain? This medication isn't for treating the palpitations. ...

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Isosorbide Mononitrate with Advil?

My doctor just prescribed 60MG Isosorbide Mononitrate for angina. Can I take Advil for headaches? ## What has your doctor advised? I didn't find any interactions, or problems listed between the two, but with medical conditions, such as yours, you should check with your doctor, or pharmacist to be certain. ...

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overdose of isosorbide mononitrate

I accidentally gave my father a isosorbide mononitrate ER before he went to bed tonight after he took one this morning. Should I call the doctor? ## While I doubt a double dose will do more than cause more side effects than usual, which the FDA lists as possibly including nausea, dizziness, and headache, it is always best to check with a doctor to be sure. How is your father doing? Did he experience any adverse effects? ...

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isosorbide mononitrate 30mg sa and ER

What is the difference between the two. My husband took the ER, and I think by accident he was prescribed the SA by a different Dr. ## Hello, Shur! How are you and your husband? There is actually no difference, they are both just different abbreviations used to designate that he's been prescribed the time released formulation. The ER stands for extended release and the SA stands for sustained action, so they are different ways of saying the same thing. The FDA lists the typical side effects of this medication as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, frequent urination and sore throat. Is there anything else I can help with? ...

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How Isosorbide Mononitrate acts on me

I am taking many other drugs but if I forget to to take Isosorbide Mononitrate, I feel severe chest muscle pain for 4 to 5 minutes in the next morning, when my angiogram shows a minimum of 20% blockage. Kindly tell me what actual problem is there. ## The actual problem is you have a vessel to your heart that is more than 20% blocked. You did not mention which blood vessels were indicated. The food for your heart is oxygen. The oxygen is transported to the heart tissues by the blood in your vessels. When your heart does not get the food required, the oxygen, it hurts leading to you feeling chest pain, tightness, pressure, jaw pain, arm pain, stomach pain, nausea, heartburn/indigestion, arm pain, etc. The ISO dilates blood vessels thus allowing blood and the oxygen (food) it is carrying t... ...

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cut isosorbide mononitrate into 1/4 tab

Can I cut isosorbide mononitrate 30mg tabs, made by Torrent, in 1/4's? 1/2 tab dropped my blood pressure to 105/54 which I didn't like. ## It would be best to speak to your doctor, before lowering your dosage further. Are you on any other medications? What condition is being treated? The FDA lists the typical side effects of this medication as possibly including nausea, dizziness, and headache. Did you experience any symptoms when it was that low? ## can somebody please tell me if certain vegitables aggrivate DURIDE after popping tablet any spicy foods or vegitables like capsicums chili etc ## I researched the same question, because the dosage I was taking , though effective, was too intense and left me with a headache. The isosorbide mononitrate 30mg ER pill manufacturer by Tor... ...

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Isosorbide mononitrate drug information

I would like to hear from anyone using this drug. How it helps you and the side effects. Thank you. ## I was just put on it today Shirl so I am looking to see how it works also ## I've been on it for several months, I have had no side effects. I even sleep a bit better. ## My Isosorbide prescription ran out and I am not sure if I should continue taking the meds? My heart evaluations were all pretty normal. How long should I take Isosorbide for? ## Is isosorbide mononitrate and cumin the same type of blood thinner? Can I switch from cumin to isosorbide mononitrate and stop cumin after fifteen years? ## I am having surgery. Should I take isosorbide dinitrate if my doctor said to stop taking meds that thin my blood? Is isosorbide a blood thinner? ...

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Isosorbide mononitrate extended release

Isosorbide mononitrate extended release 30 mg tablets with imprint n- 30 and ku- 128. The color of tablets are white and reddish. Are the inactive ingredients the same? Should I be concerned about the dye in the reddish tablets? ## Hello, Lee! How are you? Are you allergic to any dyes? If not, then there's nothing to worry about and the medication should work the same for you. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness and headache. ## Please tell me what 60mg is for how to use them what how long it takes to affect you and what effect does it have on ...

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How do you stop taking isosorbide mononitrate

I don't like the way I feel. Dizzy at times, stomach problems, constipated and dry mouth. ## How long have you been taking it and why was it prescribed? Those can be normal side effects, you may experience headache and diarrhea. However, since this is used to treat heart conditions, you shouldn't stop it, without your doctor's approval. Are you on any other medications? ...

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Taking ibuprofen with isosorbide mononitrate

Can my husband take ibuprofen while taking Isosorbide Mononitrate? He's only be taking it for 2 days now & he's had a headache for approximately a day & a half. He's taken Motrin & Advil which has eased off very little. He's taking 30mg ER tabs. I would appreciate some feedback very much! Thanks in advance! ## Ibuprofen is the the active ingredient in Motrin and Advil, so it is doubtful that it is going to help much more than they did. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased risk of bleeding, and stomach irritation. (NDC 0113-0517 for more details.) Headache can be a side effect of Isosorbide. How long has he been taking it? Has he asked his doctor what he can take to alleviate it? When they gave it ... ...

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Commercial driving and isosorbide mononitrate

I drive a commercial vehicle and take isosorbide mononitrate. I've heard recently that I'm not supposed to take this medication and drive commercially. Does anyone know about this for sure? I've been taking this and driving for quite a while with no adverse effects, but just need to know for sure. Thanks. ...

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isosorbide mononitrate 10 mg terrible pain in my jaw mostly

I only started taking these under a week ago, the headaches I can deal with, but the pain in my jaw, ear and cheek I cannot, the pain is worse than trigeminal neuralgia i get occasionally It only does that on the morning tablet and I really dont think I can take anymore of them, this pain is driving me mad to the point of wanting to scream with the pain and discomfort. ## Please can anyone tell me this is normal? as it lasts about an hour or so, I have even taken paracetamols to try and ease it which I think it is helping. ## It was coming on the afternoon tablet aswell and couldnt handle the terrible pain in my jaw so I have stopped it, had a few angina pains because of stopping it quickly but The jaw pain has practically ended now thank god. I really cant take this medicine I too will... ...

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isosorbide mn er

JUST WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THIS DRUG? ## Isosorbide Mononitrate is primarily used to treat Angina Pectoris. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, headache and dizziness. Read more: Is there anything else I can help you with? ## My dad underwent a quadruple bypass 8 years ago. I am just wondering why his doctor recently prescribed this drug for him. Should I assume that my dad experiences chest pains again, like he did before the bypass procedure? ...

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Isosorbide Mono Er

what is the purpose of this drug? I was on half a pill and now it has been increased to a whole pill - am experiencing shortness of breath vs. previous year. ## Isosorbide Mononitrate is a vasodilator, it is primarily used to treat angina, but can also be used for any condition that is affect blood flow to the heart, or constricting the blood flow. Side effects may include: nausea, headache, sleep disturbances and poor appetite. Learn more: Are there any other questions or comments? ...

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Isosorbide Quiting

Are There Any Side Effects To Quiting Isosorbide Mn Er 60mg After Taking For 15 Days ## Yes, if you've been on it for several weeks, these types of medications usually need to be tapered slowly, because if you suddenly stop taking them you may experience rebound effects, which could mean worsening angina, chest pain, elevated blood pressure and heart rate. Learn more Isosorbide Mononitrate details here. It's usually best to seek the guidance of a medical professional when you want to stop a medication like this. Are you having problems with it? ...

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Isosorbide Mononitra

what is isosorbide mononitra? what is it used for? ## Isosorbide Mononitrate is an anti-anginal medication, used to treat the chest pain and irregular heart beat that can be caused by this and some other cardiac conditions. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, headache and flushing. Learn more: Are there any comments or questions? ...

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quiting isosorbide mono er

How can I quit taking isosorbide mononitrate er (imdur)? ## Hello, Jim! How are you? Why do you want to stop taking it? These types of medications can potentially cause rebound effects, if you've been taking them for a long period of time and then stop suddenly, so you have to be careful, or it could put your life in danger. Have you consulted your doctor about stopping it? ## Just increased iso mono dosage from 60 to 90 for 3 days -its working for my chest pain but it bothers my stomach big time all day and I'm up all night because I cant sleep and it's very disruptive all day. Pepto bismol doesn't help - Any suggestions 4 help? ## my doctor took me off iso mono because it kept lowering my BP below 110 & at times below 100 sometimes as low as 90 i was on it for 6 mo... ...

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