Nicorandil


Generic Medicine Info
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Cardiogenic shock; hypotension; left ventricular failure with low filling pressure; lactation.
Special Precautions
Hypovolaemia, low systolic BP, acute pulmonary oedema, pregnancy. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery.
Adverse Reactions
Headache (usually transitory), flushing, dizziness, nausea, vomiting and weakness. Hypotension and reflex tachycardia at high doses.
Drug Interactions
Hypotensive interaction may occur with alcohol, TCAs, antihypertensives and other vasodilators.
CIMS Class
Anti-Anginal Drugs
ATC Classification
C01DX16 - nicorandil ; Belongs to the class of other vasodilators used in cardiac diseases.
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