How to Use Cardivas 3.125 Mg Tablet
Carvedilol Tablets IP comes as a tablet form and an extended-release (long-acting) capsule to consume by mouth. The Cardivas 3.125mg tablet is usually consumed twice a day with food.
- Oral-hypertension: Young people: initially, 12.5mg once every day increased to 25mg once daily after two days. Alternatively, the initial dose of 6.25 mg bid increased to 12.5 mg bid after one to two week, and increased further if necessary to 50mg once daily or in divide doses. Elderly: 12.5 mg once daily.
- Angina pectoris: adult initially, 12.5mg bid increased to 25mg bid after two days.
- Heart failure: adult initial 3.125 mg bid, doubled to 6.25 mg bid after two week if tolerated, then gradually increased to the max dose the patient can tolerate at intervals of not less than two week. Maximum dose: greater than 85kg: 50mg bid, less than 85kg: 25mg bid.
Left ventricular dysfunction post myocardial infarction adult: initially: 6.25mg bid, if tolerated, after 3 to 10 days, increase to 12.5mg bid and then to a target dose of 25mg bid.
Is Cardivas and carvedilol same?
Cardivas 3.125mg contains of the antiviral drug Carvedilol as its active ingredient. Cardivas 3.125mg is an antihypertensive medication that is used to lower the blood pressure and also to treat heart failure.
Can you take carvedilol 3.125 once a day?
The initial dose is 3.125 mg twice a day for two weeks. It is made up of the cardiovascular drugs which are otherwise referred to as beta blockers. Carvedilol is used to treat heart failure and high blood pressure.
Is carvedilol bad for kidneys?
Carvedilol can worsen your kidney function if you have heart failure. You’re at a higher risk if you have low blood pressure or heart or vascular disease.
Does carvedilol strengthen the heart?
carvedilol improves the workload of your heart. If it continues for a long time, the heart and arteries may not function properly. This can damage the blood vessels of the brain, heart, and kidneys, resulting in a stroke, heart failure, or kidney failure.
Is carvedilol a water pill?
Carvedilol is a diuretic or water pill used to treat High Blood Pressure (Hypertension), Congestive Heart Failure (CHF), Heart Failure and Angina.