Coreg is a perfect remedy in struggle against hypertension, heart failure. Its target is to treat and prevent heart attack. Coreg acts by affecting circulation and heart. It is a beta-blocker. Coreg is also known as Carvedilol, Dilatrend, Eucardic, Carloc. Generic name of Coreg is Carvedilol. Brand names of Coreg are Coreg, Coreg CR.
Coreg is available in tablets and extended-release capsules which are used orally with food.
Do not crush or chew it.
Take Coreg tablets twice a day, extended-release capsules are taken once a day in the morning.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Coreg suddenly.
Coreg Missing Dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Coreg and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately. Symptoms of Coreg overdosage: bluish-colored fingernails, weakness, short breathing, fainting, uneven heartbeats, convulsions, lightheadedness.
Store at room temperature below 30 degrees C (86 degrees F) away from moisture and heat. Keep container tightly closed. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.
Coreg More Info
Active Ingredient: Carvedilol.
Other Ingredients: Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, Crospovidone, Hypromellose, Lactose, Magnesium Stearate, Polyethylene Glycol, Polysorbate 80, Povidone, Sucrose, Titanium Dioxide,
Do not take Coreg if you are allergic to Coreg components.
Do not take Coreg if you're pregnant or you plan to have a baby, or you are a nursing mother.
Be careful with Coreg if you have a history of asthma, emphysema, thyroid disorder, pheochromocytoma, myasthenia gravis, low blood pressure, liver, kidney or heart disease diabetes, hyperthyroidism, depression, Prinzmetal's angina, bronchitis.
Be careful using Coreg if you take monoamine oxidase inhibitors (tranylcypromine (such as Parnate), isocarboxazid (such as Marplan), selegiline (such as Zelapar, Eldepryl, Emsam), phenelzine (such as Nardil)); verapamil (such as Calan,Verelan, Covera-HS); paroxetine (such as Paxil); cimetidine (such as Tagamet); rifampin (such as Rifadin, Rimactane); clonidine (such as Catapres), cyclosporine (such as Sandimmune, Neoral); digoxin (such as Lanoxin, Lanoxicaps); quinidine; diltiazem (such as Tiazac, Cardizem); fluoxetine (such as Prozac); epinephrine (such as Epipen); oral diabetes medicines and insulin; propafenone (such as Rythmol); reserpine (such as Serpalan).
Do not use potassium supplements or salt substitutes.
Avoid quickly physical movements.
If you are going to have a surgery, be careful with Coreg.
If you want to achieve most effective results without any side effects it is better to avoid alcohol.
Avoid driving machine.
Do not stop taking Coreg suddenly.