Generic Name - Cyclandelate
Category - Vasodilator medication
Improve blood flow
Generic for Vasodyl* is used to widen blood vessels and improve blood flow. It is used to treat various blood vessel diseases (e.g Claudication, arteriosclerosis and Raynaud's disease) and night time leg cramps.
Generic for Vasodyl* Contraindications and Drug Interactions
Generic for Vasodyl* is contraindicated in patients, who are hypersensitive to this drug, medications that belong to this class of drugs or had an allergic reaction to it in the past.
Drugs used to treat high blood pressure and other heart conditions may increase the effects of Generic for Vasodyl*. Consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking any prescription or over-the-counter medicines.
Generic for Vasodyl* Dosage
The following information just highlights the general average dosage of Generic for Vasodyl*
The usual recommended dosage of Generic for Vasodyl* for poor blood circulation is 1.2 to 1.6 grams a day. This is taken in divided doses before meals and at bedtime. Then, the doctor will gradually lower the dose to 400 to 800 milligrams (mg) a day. This is divided into two to four doses.
Generic for Vasodyl* Adverse Effects
Some of the most serious Generic for Vasodyl* side Effects include difficulty breathing, closing of the throat, swelling of the lips, tongue, or face, or hives.
This is not a complete list of all Side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Vasodyl*.
Generic for Vasodyl* and Pregnancy
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Vasodyl* in pregnant women have not been established. Consult your doctor before taking this medication if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
Generic for Vasodyl* and Breastfeeding
It is not known whether Generic for Vasodyl* passes into human milk. Breastfeeding mothers should consult doctor before taking this medication.
Generic for Vasodyl* and Pediatric
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Vasodyl* in pediatric patients have not been established.
Generic for Vasodyl* and Geriatric
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Vasodyl* in geriatric patients have not been established.
The above information about Generic for Vasodyl* serves as an information resource only and is not intended to substitute professional medical advice, examination, diagnosis and treatment.Always seek the counsel of your doctor, physician or pharmacist before starting any new treatment or making changes to existing therapy.