Monit-30-SR (Isosorbide Mononitrate)
What is Monit-30-SR (Isosorbide Mononitrate) used for?
Monit-30-SR (Isosorbide Mononitrate) is a type of drug known as a nitrate, which can prevent angina in patients suffering from coronary artery disease. It can also be used to treat difficulty breathing occurring as a result of heart disease. This drug relaxes the blood vessels and helps them to widen, allowing blood to flow more easily to the heart.
How should I use Monit-30-SR (Isosorbide Mononitrate)?
Monit-30-SR (Isosorbide Mononitrate) sustained release tablets are normally taken once per day, in the morning or as instructed by your physician. Do not chew or crush these tablets, as doing so may increase the risk of side effects. Instead, you should swallow them whole with a glass of water.
What are the side effects of Monit-30-SR (Isosorbide Mononitrate)?
Monit-30-SR (Isosorbide Mononitrate) may cause mild side effects such as dizziness or weakness. Consult your physician immediately if you notice:
This medication is not able to relieve chest pain once it occurs and should not be used just before exercise to prevent chest pain.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Monit-30-SR (Isosorbide Mononitrate). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.