Cedocard

Cedocard

isosorbide dinitrate

Manufacturer:

Nycomed

Marketer:

Darya-Varia
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Isosorbide dinitrate
Indications/Uses
Cedocard 5/Cedocard 10 Angina pectoris, prophylaxis of anginal attacks in chronic coronary diseases, anginal disorders after MI, heart failure. Cedocard IV infusion Unresponsive CHF, particularly after MI. Control of refractory angina pectoris.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult Cedocard 5 tab Angina acute attack 1 tab. Prophylaxis: 1-2 tab 3-4 times daily. Prevention of nocturnal attacks 1-2 tab before sleep. Cedocard 10 tab 1-3 tab 4 times daily. Cedocard IV infusion 2-10 mg/hr.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take 30 min before meals.
Contraindications
Marked anaemia, hypotension, cardiogenic shock. Avoid sildenafil, tadalafil, vardenafil.
Special Precautions
Glaucoma. May develop tolerance & cross-tolerance to other nitrates & nitrites.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, postural hypotension, nausea.
Drug Interactions
Enhanced hypotensive action w/ antihypertensives, sildenafil, tadalafil, vardenafil.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
C01DA08 - isosorbide dinitrate ; Belongs to the class of organic nitrate vasodilators. Used in the treatment of cardiac disease.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Cedocard 5 tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
60's (Rp65,000/pak)
Form
Cedocard 10 tab 10 mg
Packing/Price
60's (Rp96,500/pak)
Form
Cedocard IV infusion 1 mg/mL
Packing/Price
10 mL x 10 × 1's (Rp78,750/boks)
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