Trimetazidine Tablets (Generic Vastarel) - Product Information
Trimetazidine (Generic Vastarel tablets), an anti-ischemic (anti-anginal) metabolic agent, is used for the preventive treatment of episodes of angina pectoris. It is also used to treat Meniere's disease and as an add-on treatment for visual disorders of circulatory origin, vertigo and tinnitus.
Trimetazidine improves myocardial glucose utilization through inhibition of fatty acid metabolism, increases coronary reserve, prevents sudden rises in blood pressure and reduces the frequency of angina attacks.
Carvidon MR tablets are manufactured by Micro Labs Limited in the strengths of 35 mg and 60 mg.
Name of the Drug
We supply original Carvidon MR tablets manufactured by Micro Labs Limited.
Manufacturer of Carvidon MR Tablets
Micro Labs Limited
Active Ingredient present in Carvidon MR Tablets
The active ingredient present in Carvidon MR tablets is Trimetazidine. Each tablet of Carvidon MR contains 35 mg or 60 mg of Trimetazidine.
Uses of Generic Vastarel MR (Carvidon MR by Micro Labs)
Trimetazidine is prescribed for long term treatment of angina pectoris as well as tinnitus and dizziness. Trimetazidine 35mg and 60mg tablets improves myocardial glucose utilization by inhibiting the fatty acid metabolism. This is also known as fatty acid oxidation inhibitor. Further, Trimetazidine modulates mitochondrial metabolism to energize and revive damaged heart tissue.
Trimetazidine has been proven to have the capability to reverse the deadly impact of diminishing blood flow to the heart. This is the principal cardiovascular pathology behind most heart attacks.
We supply Carvidon MR manufactured by Micro Labs. Carvidion MR is the generic equivalent of Vastarel tablets and contains the active ingredient Trimetazidine 35 mg or 60 mg.
Trimetazidine Tablets (Generic Vastarel) - Dosage
The adult dosage of Trimetazidine tablets (Generic Vastarel) is one tablet in the morning and evening. Trimetazidine tablet should be taken along with food. Tablets should be swallowed with a glass of water.
In case of a missed dose, take it as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for you scheduled dose, resume treatment normally. Do not take a double dose to compensate for the missed dose.
How to Use Trimetazidine Tablets (Carvidon MR)
Follow your physicians or doctors advice. Generic Vastarel (Carvidon MR tablets) are normally taken twice daily in the morning and evening 12 hours apart.
Generic Vastarel Tablets (Carvidon MR) Contraindications
Generic Vastarel tablets (Carvidon MR) are contraindicated in the following cases:
- Hypersensitivity to Trimetazidine, the active ingredient or to any of the inactive ingredients present in Carvidon MR tablets.
- Parkinson disease, parkinsonian symptoms, tremors, restlessleg syndrome, and other related movement disorders
- Severe renal impairment (Creatinine clearance less than 30ml/min)
Trimetazidine Side effects
The common side effects of Trimetazidine tablets are Dizziness, headache, abdominal pain, diarrhoea, dyspepsia, nausea and vomiting, rash, pruritus, urticaria and Asthenia.
Seek immediate medical attention or go to your nearest doctors’ clinic, hospital, or emergency room if you experience an allergic reaction or suffer a hypersensitive reaction such as difficulty in breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.
The known side effects of Generic Vastarel MR (Carvidon MR tablets) include:
- Sudden vertigo
- Gastric discomfort or pain
This is not an exhaustive list of all potential side effects of Generic Vastarel MR (Trimetazidine tablets) and you may experience other side effects. It is, however, the most commonly known side effects. If you experience other side effects that bother you then contact your doctor or pharmacist and explain the symptoms in detail. They may be able to help you.
Warnings & Precautions When Using Carvidon MR Tablets (Trimetazidine)
Generic Vastarel MR 35mg tablets may not be safe or suitable for all patients and you may need dose adjustments to get the optimal level of the active ingredient. Cardidon MR by Micro Labs is not a cure for angina and shouldn't be used to treat unstable angina pectoris as starter therapy.
Trimetazidine During Pregnancy
Trimetazidine has been classified by the US FDA as pregnancy Category C.
Animal reproduction studies do not indicate direct or indirect adverse effect on the fetus. Since there are no adequate and well-controlled studies on the use of trimetazidine in pregnant women, it is recommended as a precautionary measure, to avoid the use of Trimetazidine during pregnancy.
If pregnancy is confirmed while taking Generic Vastarel MR tablets, please consult your doctor for advice on whether to continue the treatment.
Trimetazidine During Breast-feeding
It is not known whether Trimetazidine is excreted in breast milk. A risk to the newborns/infants cannot be ruled out and hence it is recommended that Trimetazidine tablets should not be used during breast-feeding.
Effects On Ability To Drive And Use Machinery
In post-marketing experience, there have been reports that dizziness and drowsiness have been observed in certain patients undergoing treatment with Trimetazidine tablets. This may affect ability to drive and use machines.
Buy Generic Vastarel Tablets Online at Only $0.60 per Pill
You can buy Generic Vastarel tablets online from Clear Sky Pharmacy at a cheap price. Carvidon MR 35 mg and 60 mg pills, manufactured by Micro Labs Limited, India are supplied in a box of 100 tablets. The 35 mg tablets cost only $0.60 per unit when you place an order for 300 tablets.
The above information is provided to the best of our knowledge and in good faith, it is without a warrant of any kind, expressed or implied.