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General Information On Ranexa
Ranexa is used to treat a certain type of chest pain in adults known as chronic angina. Chronic Angina refers to chest pain that occurs due to emotional stress, extreme temperatures, or by exercise. The generic name of this drug is Ranolazine. It is an antianginal drug which works to increase the blood flow to the heart, helping it to work more efficiently. The drug is available in the form of an extended release tablet. Ranexa can prove helpful in reducing the number of angina attacks but it may also cause certain side effects in some people. Therefore, you should buy Ranexa only after proper consultation with your doctor.
Side Effects for Ranexa
Some people may experience side effects after taking the recommended dose of Ranexa. However, it is not necessary that every person who takes this medication also experiences its negative effects. In fact, many people who take Ranexa do not complain about any side effects.
Constipation, nausea, headache and dizziness are some of the common side effects that you may experience after taking this drug. Some people may also experience serious side effect such as swelling in the ankles/feet/hands, blood in urine, less urination, skin rash, shortness of breath, muscle weakness, numbness or tremors. You should immediately notify your doctor if you experience any side effects after you take Ranolazine.
Ranexa may not be the right drug for people with certain medical conditions. You should not take the drug if you have a liver disease. You should inform your doctor about you personal or family medical history, especially of an innate heart condition known as Long QT syndrome (LQTS). Ranexa may interact with certain medicines. While you are using this medicine, do not take any new medicines without informing your doctor.
The safety of this drug in pregnant and lactating women has not been established. Talk to your doctor before taking Ranexa to treat angina if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Ranexa is available in a tablet form in two strengths; Ranexa 500mg and Ranexa 1000mg. Your doctor will advise you the correct dosage. You can take the medication with or without food. A Ranexa tablet is an extended release type of tablet, which is different from a normal tablet. Release of medication in these types of tablets happens in slow and controlled manner. Therefore, it is necessary that you swallow the tablet whole and not chew it, as the drug will not work as intended. Ranexa is a prescription medication which means you need to consult your doctor before you can buy Ranexa tablets to treat angina.
Ranexa may interact with other drugs and cause side effects. The drug may interact with Tolterodine, Aprepitant, Digoxin, Arsenic Trioxide, Chloroquine, Simvastatin, Fluconazole, or Tamsulosin. Ranexa may also interact with ADHD medications, certain antibiotics, antidepressants, cough medicines, cancer medicines, blood pressure or heart medicines, migraine headache medicines, narcotic medications, and medicines used to treat nausea, and psychiatric disorders. You doctor or pharmacist will be aware of which drugs interact with Ranexa. Therefore, provide your doctor and pharmacist with the names of all medicines that you are currently taking.