Active ingredients: ivabradine
What it is used for
Treatment of chronic stable angina Symptomatic treatment of chronic stable angina due to atherosclerotic coronary artery disease in patients with normal sinus rhythm and heart rate at or above 70 bpm, who are unable to tolerate or have a contraindication to the use of beta-blockers, OR in combination with atenolol 50mg once daily when angina is inadequately controlled.,Treatment of chronic heart failure Treatment of symptomatic chronic heart failure of NYHA Classes II or III and with documented left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) = 35% in adult patients in sinus rhythm and with heart rate at or above 77 bpm, in combination with optimal standard chronic heart failure treatment.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Ivabradine 5 mg is light salmon, capsule shape (8.25 mm x 4 mm), biconvex film-coated tablet scored on one side.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient ivabradine
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems