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AV -COR 5 is a vasodilator, prescribed for angina pectoris (chest pain).  

Drug information on AV -COR 5 (Nicorandil) from Grandix Pharmaceuticals


Grandix Pharmaceuticals
Generic : Nicorandil
10 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which AV -COR 5 may be prescribed

Side effects of AV -COR 5

  Most Common: Headache, dizziness, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, flushing, weakness and rectal bleeding.

  Heart: Fast heart rate and low blood pressure.

  Miscellaneous: Rash, abnormal liver function, mouth ulcer and muscle pain.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: Oral: Initial: 10 mg twice daily. Usual dose: 10-20 mg twice daily. Max: 30 mg twice daily.

How to use AV -COR 5?

It comes as a tablet, to take by mouth, with or without food.

When is AV -COR 5 not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with cardiogenic shock (poor blood circulation), heart failure, low blood pressure, breast-feeding and children.

Warnings and Precautions for AV -COR 5

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of low volume of blood (hypovolaemia), low blood pressure, heart attack or other heart disease, lung swelling, mouth ulcer, any allergy, elderly and during pregnancy.

• It may cause dizziness or lightheadedness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for AV -COR 5

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for AV -COR 5

Store it at room temperature.

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