This medicine is for oral use only. Swallow this medication as a whole with water. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take this medication at a fixed time each day if it is indicated for everyday use.
Please consult a doctor especially before taking Vascor. If you have any of the following conditions & contraindications:-
Severe high blood pressure
Acute liver disease
Allergy to Vascor or any of its components
Please stop using this medication if you are experiencing these symptoms and conditions.
Vascor Drug Interactions
Drug to drug interaction reaction of Vascor varies from a person to another person. It is advisable to check with your doctor about all the possible drug interactions before starting the medication.
Antifungal agents (such as itraconazole, ketoconazole, posaconazole, or voriconazole)
HIV protease inhibitors (such as indinavir, nelfinavir, ritonavir, and saquinavir)
Boceprevir or telaprevir (drugs used to treat hepatitis C virus infection)
Fibric acid derivatives (such as gemfibrozil and bezafibrate)
This is an incomprehensive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Vascor.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
Avoid this medicine for a longer use
Alcohol might affect your liver if it is taken with this medication
Tell your doctor if you have any other diseases or if you are taking any other medication
Do not discontinue the prescribed course
Alcohol Warning(Not Advisable)
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Vascor 20mg Tablet because it may worsen your hepatic condition. Please consult your doctor for more details.
Both studies in animal and human studies show fetal risk for the mothers who are taking Vascor 20mg Tablet. It is not recommended to be used during pregnancy.
Breastfeeding Warning(Not Safe To Breastfeed)
Vascor 20mg Tablet is contraindicated for breastfeeding mothers. Please consult your doctors to see any other alternative drugs available.
Driving Warning (Safe)
Vascor 20mg Tablet usually does not affect the ability to drive. Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Kidney Warning(Use With Care)
No dose adjustment is needed for patients with mild and moderate kidney insufficiency. However, if the creatinine clearance is less than 30 mL/min, dose adjustment may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Vascor 20mg Tablet is contraindicated for patients with active liver disease. However, if the patients are not in the active phase, Vascor 20mg Tablet can be prescribed but with dosage adjustments. Please consult your doctor for more details.
As with all medications, you may experience some side effects. Not everyone experiences it. This is not a cause for concern. However, it is so that you are aware of it.
Certain side-effects associated with the usage of the medication. Please refer to the list below:-
Indigestion or heartburn
Shortness of breath).
While some these symptoms are more common, there are a few rare symptoms that could also occur. If you are feeling any other symptoms (whether it is mentioned in the above list or not), please consult with a doctor immediately. Please, consult with a doctor if you are having rashes or blurry visions. Report if you experience any other symptoms as the above list may not be exhaustive. These symptoms become more prominent as when one is undergoing a long term therapy with this medication.
Headache, Nausea, Dizziness, GI disturbances, Rash, Jaundice, Visual disturbances, Sexual dysfunction
1. I accidentally overdosed from the prescribed quantity of Vascor. What should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Vascor, please talk to a physician immediately as overdosage more than the prescribed quantity might lead to undesirable side-effects.
2. Is it safe to use Vascor during breastfeeding or lactation?
No Information is available about the usage of Vascor during breastfeeding or lactation. You’re advised to consult an obstetrician for detailed information before start consuming this drug. Lactating mother can weigh the pros and cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.
3. Can I drive while using Vascor?
Not recommended. Vascor might make you feel drowsy and calm. It can also impair thinking temporarily. Moreover, it can also cause blurred vision. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.
4. Can using Vascor be addictive?
Please refer to the information on the package carefully.
5. What should I do if I accidentally took an expired dose of the medication?
Consuming an expired dose of Vascor by accident might not be harmful but do consult your physician for advice just to be safe in this matter.
6. Can I take Vascor with nutrition supplement such as Zincovit, D-rise 60k?
Yes, Vascor can be taken with supplements. Do inform your doctor if anything happens.
7. Is it safe to use Vascor?
Yes, Vascor is safe to use if taken in the prescribed dosage as suggested by the physician.
8. Can Vascor be stopped immediately or does the dosage have to be reduced gradually and then stopped?
There are some drugs that cannot be stopped immediately as it can have some withdrawal symptoms. It is suggested to tell your doctor regarding the usage of the medicine as well as withdrawal symptoms, if any.
9. How many times in a day should I take Vascor?
The dosage and frequency of Vascor is based on your condition. Use the drug as directed by your doctor or follow the instruction printed on the product insert.
Information last updated on: : Thu Dec 17 2020 12:15:11 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time) 4.9
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