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Trimetazidine Hydrochloride - Drug Information

Generic Name : Trimetazidine Hydrochloride

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Latest prescription information about Trimetazidine Hydrochloride. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y52.3 | Therapeutic Classification : Antianginals
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Trade Name(s): 


India- 3 Kat, Angividon, Cardimax, Carvidon, Carvidon-M, Curime, Cytogard, Flavedon, Invidon, Invidon-Xr, Isvedon, Isvedon Cr, Kardin, Mayozest, Metagard, Myovedon, Prodium, Taz, Tetaz, Themidon, Triadin, Triden-Mr, Triguard, Trimedor, Trived, Trivedon-2, Trivedon-M, Trizidine.
International- Adexor, Dilatan, Medizidin, Moduxin, Predozone, Preductrim, Trimecor, Trimetazide, Trimetazidin, Trimetazidina Bluepharma, Trimetazidina Cinfa, Trimetazidină LPH, Trimetazidina Sandoz, Trivedon, Vasotrim, Vastarel, Vastazine, Vastor, Adexor, Aiyiling, Angimet, Anginox, Cardimax, Carvidon, Cyto-Protectin MR, Deprenorm, Eftifarene, Feelnor, Idaptan, Imovexil, Intervein, Kyurinett, Liomagen, Metacard, Metagard, Metagem, Metazydyna, Novazidine, Preductal, Prodium, Protevasc SR, Rimecor, Setal MR, Tacirel, Takkmint, Trimductal, Trimed, Trimedin, Trimeductan MR, Trimetaratio, Trimetazidin HG. Pharm, Trimetazidin Ratiopharm, Trimetazidina Baldacci, Trimetazidina Cinfa, Trimetazidina Cinfamed, Trimetazidina Davur, Trimetazidina Generis, Trimetazidina Jaba, Trimetazidina Labesfal, Trimetazidina Mepha, Trimetazidina Merck, Trimetazidina Ratiopharm, Trimetazidina Rimafar, Trimetazidina Winthrop, Trimétazidine Almus, Trimétazidine Arrow, Trimétazidine Biogaran, Trimetazidine Dihydrochloride Novexal, Trimétazidine EG, Trimétazidine G Gam, Trimétazidine Merck, Trimétazidine Qualimed, Trimétazidine Ratiopharm, Trimétazidine RPG, Trimétazidine Sandoz, Trimetazidine Servier, Trimétazidine Teva, Trimétazidine Torlan, Trimétazidine Winthrop, Trimétazidine Zydus, Trimevert, Trizedon, Vartel, Vasdilat, Vasorel, Vasranta, Vastarel MR, Vastarel, Vastarel F, Vetazidine, Vosfarel, Youmetazine, Zidin.

Why it is prescribed (Indications) : 


This medication is an anti-ischemic (anti-anginal) metabolic agent, prescribed for angina pectoris and Meniere's disease. It is also known as fatty acid oxidation inhibitor. It improves heart functions.

When it is not to be taken (Contraindications): 

Hypersensitivity.

Pregnancy Category :

A B C D X

Category C :

Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.


Dosage & When it is to be taken : 


Adult: PO – The recommended dose is 40-60 mg/day in divided doses.

How it should be taken : 


It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.

Warnings and Precautions : 

Caution needed for pregnant and breastfeeding women.

Side Effects : 

Gastrointestinal disturbances, vomiting, nausea.

Other Precautions : 

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions : 

Store it at room temperature.

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AISLINN7882
My dosage of this drug suppost OD after dinner only. But I was forgot that I drink that drug after my breakfast. So, I taken this drug BID, instead of OD. I take this drug overdose dosage. What will I do?
AISLINN7882  Monday, April 14, 2014
Nonason
Is Trimetazidine HCL available in the US? I use it as a continuing medication for my heart condition when I was in the Philippines. If I order it on line, will it go through the US Customs w/o any problem? Thank you.
Nonason  Saturday, January 25, 2014
mohptra
i was prescribed Cytogard 60mg od after lunch due to feeling breathless in night and disruption in sleep.At night I was prescribed Unicontine.One night wrongly I took Cytogard instead of Unicontine. To my misery I felt acute breathless suddenly at 2pm and had a very bad sleep in est of night.is it due to overdose of Cytogard? NK MOhapatra.
mohptra  Thursday, October 11, 2012

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