Nicostar 5mg Tablet Description:
Nicostar 5mg Tablet reduces the workload of the heart. As a result, heart muscle does not need as much blood and oxygen supply. This reduces the frequency and severity of angina attacks.
Nicostar 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of chest pain (Angina).
Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Weakness, Dizziness, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk).
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Nicostar 5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
What is Nicostar?
Nicostar belongs to the class of medicines known as potassium channel activator with nitric oxide-mediated vasodilating properties.
What is Nicostar used for?
Nicostar is used in the prevention and treatment of chronic stable angina and in decreasing the risk of acute coronary syndrome in patients with chronic stable angina with risk factors.
Can Nicostar be used for lowering blood pressure?
No, it is not used to lower blood pressure. However, concomitant administration with blood pressure lowering drugs (vasodilators, alcohol) may decrease the blood pressure. Patients consult your doctor for the treatment of your high blood pressure.
Does Nicostar cause headache?
Yes, headache is a common side effect with Nicostar. Talk to your doctor if you experience this side effect while taking this medicine.