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Vicard-T (2 mg) is an alpha-blocker, prescribed for high blood pressure and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). It works by relaxing the blood vessels.

Drug information on Vicard-T (2 mg) (Terazosin) from Abbott India Ltd

Vicard-T (2 mg)

  Tablet  
Abbott India Ltd
Generic : Terazosin
 132.00
2mg
10
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Medical Condition(s) for which Vicard-T (2 mg) may be prescribed


Side effects of Vicard-T (2 mg)

   Most Common : Drowsiness, headache, weakness, palpitations, stuffy nose, blurred vision and decreased sexual ability.

   Body As A Whole : Flu syndrome.

   Heart : Low blood pressure and fainting.

   Gastrointestinal : Nausea.

   Metabolic : Peripheral edema and weight gain.

   Central Nervous System : Dizziness and unsteadiness.

   Respiratory : Difficulty in breathing and nasal congestion/runny nose.

   Eye and ENT : Blurred vision.

   Genitourinary : Impotence and urinary tract infection.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Initial Dose: 1 mg at bedtime is the starting dose for all patients. It may be increased if needed.

How to use Vicard-T (2 mg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food once a day at bedtime or twice a day.

When is Vicard-T (2 mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Vicard-T (2 mg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of prostate cancer, chest pain, heart disease, kidney or liver problems, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

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

• Avoid alcohol consumption.

Other Precautions for Vicard-T (2 mg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Vicard-T (2 mg)

Store it at room temperature (30°C).



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