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Viskaldix

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Viskaldix Benefits & Uses

Viskaldix is used to treat the following -

Viskaldix Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Viskaldix

Clopamide
Pindolol

Viskaldix Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Viskaldix is used -

  1. Excessive Thirst
  2. Dry Mouth Mild
  3. Weakness
  4. Muscle cramps or spasms (painful)
  5. Headache Mild
  6. Dizziness Mild
  7. Paresthesia
  8. Photosensitivity
  9. Nausea or vomiting
  10. Fatigue Mild
  11. Stomach ache Mild
  12. Diarrhoea
  13. Constipation Mild
  14. Joint aches
  15. Weight gain
  16. Wheezing Moderate
  17. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)

Viskaldix Related Warnings

Is the use of Viskaldix safe for pregnant women?

Viskaldix is safe to take during pregnancy.

Is the use of Viskaldix safe during breastfeeding?

Viskaldix may lead to some side effects in breastfeeding women. If you witness any unusal symptoms after taking Viskaldix, discontinue its use and call your doctor right away. Follow your doctor's advice regarding the use of Viskaldix.

What is the effect of Viskaldix on the Kidneys?

Viskaldix does not damage the kidneys.

What is the effect of Viskaldix on the Liver?

Viskaldix is not harmful for the liver.

What is the effect of Viskaldix on the Heart?

Viskaldix is rarely harmful for the heart.

Severe Interaction of Viskaldix with Other Drugs

Viskaldix should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Viskaldix Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Viskaldix unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Diabetes
  4. Diabetes
  5. Hyperthyroidism
  6. Heart Failure
  7. Asthma
  8. COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  9. Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD)
  10. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)

Frequently asked Questions about Viskaldix

Is this Viskaldix habit forming or addictive?

Viskaldix is not addictive in nature.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Viskaldix you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

Is it safe?

Yes, Viskaldix is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Viskaldix for mental disorders.

Viskaldix Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Viskaldix

Taking Viskaldix with food is safe.

Interaction between Alcohol and Viskaldix

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Viskaldix as it can have severe side effects.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 148
  2. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Visken® (pindolol)
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