Meldonium is a medication that is also popularly known as Mildronate. It is a drug generally prescribed to treat angina.
How it works
The medication is an anti-ischemic drug. This medication works by improving the condition of the cardiovascular system.
This medication is used to treat a number of cardiovascular conditions including heart failure and angina.
This medication is available in the form of capsules. The dosage and the dose schedule depend on your medical complaint. If you are using this medication to treat cardiovascular problems, then you must take this medication 102 times a day. This medication must be minimum consumed for a period of 4-6 weeks.
In order to experience the best results of this medicine, you need to use it as on a regular basis as possible. So, you cannot afford to miss your doses under any circumstance. If you keep misremembering your dosages, set a reminder or take the medicine at the same time every day.
If you do accidently forget your dose, you need to consume it as soon as you recall. Though, if it is time for the next dosage, then you must omit the skipped dose. Never take two doses at the same time since it can lead to an overdose.
The dosage must always be decided by a physician. You must not make any changes to the dosage schedule without referring to your physician. It is important for you to remember that increasing the dosage will not make you heal faster. On the contrary, it will only make you to more vulnerable towards the side effects of the medication. Therefore, make sure to inform your medical doctor if you are about to make any changes.
If your complaint continues or gets worse during the treatment period, make sure to inform healthcare provider immediately.
During the treatment period, it is possible for you to experience certain side effects, especially if you use this medication more than advised. Even though the chance of experiencing side effects quite rare in this case, it is possible for you to experience itching dyspepsia or excitement during the course of the treatment.
If you do experience any side effects or allergies to this medication, make sure to inform your doctor immediately.
Do not take this medication if you are hypersensitive to any of its medications.
Do not give this medication to children as it is not known whether the drug is safe for children.
It is best to take this drug before noon as it can create stimulating effects.
If you have a liver disease, you need to speak to a physician before taking this medication on the long-term.
Inform your physician about all the other medications that you are taking to avoid possible drug interactions.
This medicine can have negative effects on the fetus. Therefore, do not consume this medication if you are planning to get pregnant or accidently get pregnant during the course of the treatment period.
It is not known whether this medicine can affect children via breast milk. Therefore, it is best to avoid nursing while using this drug.