Monolin/Monolin SR

Monolin/Monolin SR

isosorbide mononitrate

Manufacturer:

Berlin Pharm

Distributor:

Berlin Pharm
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Isosorbide-5-mononitrate
Indications/Uses
Long-term treatment of CHD, prophylaxis of angina pectoris, pulmonary HTN, heart failure, concomitantly treated w/ glycosides &/or diuretics.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Monolin tab 20-40 mg bid-tid. Monolin SR 20 mg cap 1 cap bid, Monolin SR 60 mg cap 1 cap once daily.
Administration
SR cap: May be taken with or without food: Swallow whole, do not chew/crush. Tab: Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Acute MI w/ low filling pressures, acute circulatory failure, very low BP. Avoid sildenafil, tadalafil, vardenafil.
Special Precautions
1st trimester of pregnancy. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, dizziness, nausea.
Drug Interactions
Effects may be enhanced by alcohol, antihypertensives, sildenafil, tadalafil, vardenafil.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
C01DA14 - isosorbide mononitrate ; Belongs to the class of organic nitrate vasodilators. Used in the treatment of cardiac disease.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Monolin SR cap 60 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
Form
Monolin SR cap 20 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
Form
Monolin tab 20 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's;50 × 10's
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