Farsorbid 5/Farsorbid 10/Farsorbid Injection

Farsorbid 5/Farsorbid 10/Farsorbid Injection

isosorbide dinitrate

Manufacturer:

Fahrenheit
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Isosorbide dinitrate
Indications/Uses
Treatment & prophylaxis of angina pectoris.
Dosage/Direction for Use
5-mg SL tab 1-2 tab 2-3 hrly as required. 10-mg tab Adult 1 tab 4 times daily or 1 tab before sleeping for prophylaxis. Inj 2-10 mg/hr (IV infusion only).
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take 30 min before meals.
Contraindications
Glaucoma; anemia; hyperthyroidism; increased ICP; recent MI.
Special Precautions
May develop tolerance & cross tolerance to other nitrates & nitrites.
Adverse Reactions
Orthostatic hypotension; flushing of face & neck; headache, GI upsets; rapid pulse. Skin rash (rare).
Drug Interactions
Alcohol may intensify orthostatic hypotensive effect. Sympathomimetics may reduce antianginal effect.
MIMS Class
Anti-Anginal Drugs
ATC Classification
C01DA08 - isosorbide dinitrate ; Belongs to the class of organic nitrate vasodilators. Used in the treatment of cardiac disease.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Farsorbid Injection 10 mg/10 mL
Packing/Price
2 × 1's (Rp120,000/boks)
Form
Farsorbid 5 SL tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's (Rp19,500/boks)
Form
Farsorbid 10 tab 10 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's (Rp38,000/boks)
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