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Nimodipine

Nimodipine marketed under the brand namr Nimotop is a dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker originally created for the treatment of high blood pressure. Nimotop (Nimodipine) is used to lower troubles as a result of a specific kind of blood loss in the brain (subarachnoid hemorrhage-SAH). Nimotop (Nimodipine) is called a calcium network blocker. The body naturally reacts to bleeding by tightening the blood vessel to slow down blood flow. Nonetheless, when the bleeding remains in the brain, stopping blood flow triggers more mental retardation. Nimodipine is thought to work by loosening up narrowed capillary in the mind near the location of bleeding so blood could flow a lot more conveniently. This impact decreases mental retardation. Nimodipine is generally begun asap after the begin of bleeding in the mind, normally within 4 days. Nimotop is usually taken every 4 hrs or as directed by your doctor. If you are taking the tablet type of this drug, take it by mouth with a full glass of water unless your medical professional instructs you opposite.Do not relax for 10 mins after taking this medicine. Take the tablet whole.Do not squash. Stop taking Nimotop (Nimodipine) and also inform your doctor urgently if you have severe allergic reaction like hives; trouble breathing; tumefaction of your lips, face, tongue, or throat or any one of these significant side impacts: unusually quick or slow-moving heart rate; easy extravasation or bleeding, uncommon faintness; collapsing or extreme wooziness; tumefaction in your legs or ankle joints.

How to purchase Nimodipine

Purchasing Nimotop online with our drug store solution is fast and convenient. At the same time you must take your therapy seriously. Even when you are sure that info pointed out above suffices to start taking this drug for healing, you must consult your medical specialist first.

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Uses

Generic Nimotop is used to improve symptoms caused by spasms as a result of a brain hemorrhage (ruptured blood vessels). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. Generic Nimotop is a calcium channel blocker. Generic Nimotop provides damage control for SAH.

How to take

Take Generic Nimotop exactly as it was prescribed for you. Do not take it in larger doses or for longer than recommended by your doctor.

Take Generic Nimotop on an empty stomach at least one hour before or two hours after eating.

Side effects

 

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Call your doctor at once if you have:

  • a light-headed feeling, like you might pass out;
  • easy bruising or bleeding;
  • fast or slow heart rate; or
  • swelling in your ankles or feet.

Common side effects may include:

  • nausea, diarrhea, upset stomach;
  • headache; or
  • mild rash.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur.

 

Precautions

Avoid drinking alcohol while you are taking nimodipine. Alcohol and nimodipine may cause low blood pressure, drowsiness, or dizziness.

Before taking Generic Nimotop, tell your doctor if you have liver disease, low blood pressure, high blood pressure (hypertension) for which you take medicine, or a history of heart problems such as a slow heart rate, congestive heart failure, or heart attack.

Drug interactions

Many drugs can interact with Generic Nimotop. Not all possible interactions are listed here. Tell your doctor about all your medications and any you start or stop using during treatment with Generic Nimotop, especially:

  • cimetidine;
  • St. John's wort;
  • an antibiotic--ciprofloxacin, doxycycline, erythromycin, metronidazole, nafcillin, norfloxacin, tetracycline;
  • an antidepressant--desipramine, fluoxetine, sertraline;
  • antifungal medication--clotrimazole, fluconazole, voriconazole;
  • birth control pills;
  • blood pressure medication;
  • a diuretic or "water pill";
  • heart rhythm medication--amiodarone, dronedarone, lidocaine;
  • HIV/AIDS medication--atazanavir, darunavir when given with ritonavir, efavirenz, etravirine, fosamprenavir, nevirapine, ritonavir, saquinavir;
  • medicine for narcolepsy--armodafinil, modafinil;
  • seizure medication--carbamazepine, fosphenytoin, oxcarbazepine, phenobarbital, phenytoin, primidone, rufinamide, valproic acid;
  • sildenafil (Viaga) and other erectile dysfunction medicines; or
  • tuberculosis medications.

This list is not complete and many other drugs can interact with Generic Nimotop.

Missed dose

If you miss a dose of Generic Nimotop, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take two doses at once.

Storage

Store Generic Nimotop at 77 degrees F (25 degrees C). Store in the original foil pack away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Nimodipine out of the reach of children and away from pets.