What are Cibenol tablets for arrhythmia and tachycardia?
The active principle of Cibenol tablets is cibenzoline succinate, a sodium-channel blocker. It inhibits sodium channels of the cardiac muscles during the cardiac action potential and prolonges the action potential duration. By this, Cibenol tablets suppress abnormal cardiac excitation and help to control irregular pulse. This medicine is effective for the treatment of arrhythmia and tachycardia.
Active principles: cibenzoline succinate
Amount: 100 tablets
Maker: Toa Eiyo Ltd., Sawai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Japan
Indications: arrhythmia, tachycardia
How to take
Adults should start with 1 tablet (100 mg of active principle) at a time, 3 times a day. If it is ineffective, the dose may be increased up to 150 mg at a time, 3 times a day. Your doctor may adjust the dosage according to your age and symptoms. Each tablet contains 100 mg of the active principle.
Contraindications: do not use for the following patients:
- patients with heart disease,
- patients with angle-closure glaucoma,
- patients with difficulty in urination,
- patients on dialysis,
- pregnant or breastfeeding women.
As this medicine may cause dizziness, a patient should avoid working at heights, driving a car, or operating dangerous machinery.
If an allergic reaction occurs, patient needs to stop using the medicine and consult with their doctor. If patient is taking any other medication or treatment, they should consult with their doctor in advance.