Cilix Tc 5 contains Cilnidipine. Cilix Tc 5 uses:

Cilix Tc 5 is indicated for the management of hypertension for end-organ protection. It is reported to be useful in elderly patients and in those with diabetes and albuminuria. Cilix Tc 5 has been increasingly used in patients with chronic kidney disease.

Hypertension is the term used to describe the presence of high blood pressure. The blood pressure is generated by the force of the blood pumped from the heart against the blood vessels. Thus hypertension is caused when there is too much pressure on the blood vessels and this effect can damage the blood vessel

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Brand Name: Cilix Tc 5
Generic: Cilnidipine
Weight: 5.0 Mg
Type: Tablet
Therapeutic Class: Calcium-channel blockers
Manufacturer: ALTEUS BIOGENICS PVT LTD
Price: 63.75
Last Updated: 2020-11-21 18:15:00

Doses

Cilix Tc 5 contains Cilnidipine 5.0 Mg. Cilix Tc 5 doses

5-10 mg once daily, increase to 20 mg once daily if necessary.

 

Side Effects

Dizziness; flushing; headache; hypotension; peripheral oedema; tachycardia; palpitations; GI disturbances; increased micturition frequency; lethargy; eye pain; depression; ischaemic chest pain; cerebral or myocardial ischaemia; transient blindness; rashes; fever; abnormal liver function; gingival hyperplasia; myalgia; tremor; impotence.

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Introduction

Cilix Tc 5 acts on the L-type calcium channels of blood vessels by blocking the incoming calcium and suppressing the contraction of blood vessels, thereby reducing blood pressure. Cilix Tc 5 also works on the N-type calcium channel located at the end of the sympathetic nerve, inhibiting the emission of norepinephrine and suppressing the increase in stress blood pressure.

Precaution

Hypotension, poor cardiac reserve, heart failure. Sudden withdrawal may exacerbate angina. Discontinue in patients who experience ischemic pain following administration. Pregnancy, lactation.

Interaction

Other antihypertensives; aldesleukin; antipsychotics that cause hypotension; may modify insulin and glucose responses; quinidine; carbamazepine; phenytoin; rifampicin; cimetidine; erythromycin.

Pregnancy Lactation use

No specific information about USFDA pregnancy category. Caution should be exercised during Cilix Tc 5 use in pregnancy. Nursing mothers should consult a physician before taking Cilix Tc 5.

Contraindication

Cardiogenic shock; recent MI or acute unstable angina; severe aortic stenosis.

Special Warning

 

Acute Overdose

 

Interaction with other Medicine

 

Storage Condition

 

Cilix Tc 5 Tablet price in India 63.75

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