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Kaizem Cd is a calcium channel blocker, prescribed for high blood pressure and angina pectoris (chest pain). It works by relaxing the blood vessels.

Drug information on Kaizem Cd (Diltiazem) from Wockhardt Limited

Kaizem Cd

  Capsule/ Tablet
Wockhardt Limited
Generic : Diltiazem
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Medical Condition(s) for which Kaizem Cd may be prescribed

Side effects of Kaizem Cd

   Central Nervous System : Headache, depression, hallucinations, sleeplessness, tremor, dizziness, fatigue and flushing.

   Gastrointestinal : Nausea, increased thirst, vomiting, GI discomfort and gum swelling.

   Skin : Rash, redness and photosensitivity.

   Liver : Liver inflammation.

   Eye and ENT : Eye irritation and ringing in the ear.

   Miscellaneous : Dry mouth, ankle swelling, low blood pressure and shortness of breath.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

PO- The recommended dose range is 30 – 60mg/day in divided doses.

How to use Kaizem Cd?

It comes as a tablet and capsule, with or without food.

When is Kaizem Cd not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with sick sinus syndrome (symptoms include dizziness, confusion, fainting and heart failure), third-degree AV block, low blood pressure, recent heart attack and hypertension.

Warnings and Precautions for Kaizem Cd

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of digestive problem, low blood pressure, heart, liver or kidney disease, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery and get up slowly from bed while taking this medication.

• Avoid exposure to sunlight; otherwise it may cause sunburn.

• Monitor electrocardiogram (ECG), heart rate and blood pressure regularly while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Kaizem Cd

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Kaizem Cd

Store it at room temperature, and in an airtight container. Keep away from children.

Schedule : H  Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.

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