Each film coated tablet contains:
Carvedilol IP 3.125 mg
Carvedilol is an alpha-beta 1 blocker. It is used to treat heart failure, left ventricular dysfunction and dysfunction.It effects the blood flow through arteries and veins.
- Atrial fibrillation
- Ventricular dysfunction
Mechanism of Action
Carvedilol inhibits the beta adrenoreceptors and controls the blood pressure and relaxes the smooth muscles leads to decrease in peripheral blood resistance.It acts as antioxidant and prevents the oxidation of low- density lipoprotein.
It absorbs orally
It is about 98% bound to plasma proteins i.e. mainly to albumin.
It undergoes glucuronidation.
It is excreted via feces.
- Contraindicated in heart failure
- Contraindicated in hypersensitivity reaction
Stop using it if may cause light-headedness