Vastarel 20

Vastarel 20

trimetazidine

Manufacturer:

Servier

Distributor:

Zuellig
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Trimetazidine
Indications/Uses
Preventive treatment of episodes of angina pectoris. Adjuvant symptomatic treatment of vertigo & tinnitus. Adjuvant treatment of visual disorders of circulatory origin.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Parkinson's disease, parkinsonian symptoms, tremors, restless leg syndrome & other related movement disorders. Severe renal impairment (CrCl <30 mL/min).
Special Precautions
Not for curative treatment of angina attacks nor as initial treatment for unstable angina pectoris or MI nor in the pre-hospital phase or during the 1st days of hospitalization. May aggravate or cause symptoms similar to those of Parkinson's disease. Discontinue use in occurrence of parkinsonian symptoms, restless leg syndrome, tremors or gait instability (low incidence & usually reversible after discontinuation). Falls may occur following a drop in BP or loss of balance, particularly in patients taking antihypertensive treatment. Contains sunset yellow & cochineal red which may cause allergic reactions. Moderate renal impairment. May affect ability to drive or operate machinery. Avoid use during pregnancy & lactation. Childn <18 yr. Elderly >75 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Dizziness, headache; abdominal pain, diarrhea, dyspepsia, nausea, vomiting; rash, pruritus, urticaria; asthenia.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
C01EB15 - trimetazidine ; Belongs to the class of other cardiac preparations.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Vastarel 20 tab 20 mg
Packing/Price
100's (P2,454.5/box)
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