Generic Name- Diltiazem Hydrochloride Controlled Delivery
Cardizem CD Capsule is the oral drug prescribed to patients who are suffering from hypertension, a durg of Sun Pharma. It is a commonly used 4-star medicine for lower hypertension, and among pharmacists, it is commonly known as Diltiazem. The drug is available in our store at 120mg dosage in different quantities like 30 capsule strips, 60 capsule strips and 90 capsule strips. This particular medicine needs a doctor's prescription to purchase.
What are the uses of Cardizem CD Capsule - Generic Equivalent?
Diltiazem Hydrochloride Controlled Delivery or Diltiazem is commonly used to diagnose those patients who have hypertension. The compositions of Diltiazem are amazingly effective in preventing angina (chest pain). The drug is used widely to treat kidney problems, heart attacks as well as prevents the risk of stroke. The drug is called a 'Calcium Channel Blocker.
What are the dosage and direction of Cardizem CD Capsule - Generic Equivalent?
Our customers are recommended to check the leaflet's instruction or follow the doctor's instructions-
• The medicine is taken orally with/ without meals. It should be taken once per day or as per your doctor's instruction.
• Take the drug at the same time every day for an effective result.
• Don't consume more dosages than your physician has instructed you, as you may experience severe side effects.
• The drug should be continued every day.
• Continuing to consume Diltiazem may show effective results within 2-4 weeks.
What precautions should I take when taking Cardizem CD Capsule - Generic Equivalent?
Even though the side effects are temporary and do not show severity; however, a few precautions are needed to be maintained. In case you have an allergy to Diltiazem or its composition, then and there, inform your physician. Provide medical history, especially if you have medical treatment for kidney disease, liver ailment, atrioventricular block, sick sinus syndrome. Diltiazem composition may make you feel lightheaded; therefore, consuming alcohol or taking cannabis would make you feel dizzier. You are advised not to drive or do machinery work after taking medicine. This medicine shouldn't be taken without consultation with a doctor during pregnancy. If only it is needed, then a pregnant woman can take it according to the doctor's prescription. The drug can be transmitted through breast milk. So, please don't take it without consulting with the doctor.
What are the contraindications of Cardizem CD Capsule - Generic Equivalent?
Cardizem CD Capsule doesn't show any adverse reaction; however, it should be mentioned that few light reactions or uneasiness a patient can feel while going through this medication course. Side effects like-
• Slight lightheadedness and similar vertigo symptoms.
• Itching and swelling, especially in the tongue, face, and throat.
• Having a pukish feeling.
• Slight body aches.
• Throat sore.
• Frequent mood swings.
• Skin blemish.
• Feet or ankle swelling.
Above are some common reactions that have been reported from most patients who are undergoing the Diltiazem drug. But, sometimes, the allergic reaction may become severe, and if you find something unusual, you should consult with the respective physician.