Calaptin 40mg Tablet is used to treat hypertension, chest pain, and heart failure. It prevents the action of certain substances, such as epinephrine, on the heart and blood vessels. It lowers blood pressure and helps in preventing stroke and heart attack. It improves your chances of survival if your heart is not pumping well. It is, therefore, best to rise back if you have been sitting or lying down for a long time.
How to Use?
The patient is advised to take this drug as per the doctor's prescribed time and dose. You cannot chew or crush it. Instead, you have to swallow it whole. Calaptin 40mg Tablet is to be taken with food but should be taken on a fixed time. It should be used with a low-fat diet, exercise, and avoid smoking. This medicine is not advised for children and patients with diabetes and pulmonary disease.
Several side effects of Calaptin 40mg Tablet include decreased blood pressure, headache, fatigue, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, lightheadedness, diarrhea, impotence, slow heartbeat, weight gain, swollen limbs.