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I want to stop taking Cartia XT 180 mg. Should this be done gradually or just stop?

Posted 5 days ago by pennyblossum 0 answers

Was put on Cartia XT 180 for initial onset of an Afib occurrence. That was 10 months ago. I have a congenital heart murmur, was under a lot of stress and not eating well. I weighed 252 pounds. Since the Afib attack, I have changed eating habits and so far I have lost 30 pounds, I'm down to ...

Who manufactures Cartia XT and do they have a shortage of it?

Posted 19 Aug 2009 by badenbaden 1 answer

We were told by our insurance provider that they were unable to get this because the manufacturer did not have any. We want to find out if this is valid and if so what the date would be for distribution and the reason for it.

Cartia XT - Since taking this drug I have been dizzy, tired & lightheaded. any feedback appreciated?

Posted 5 Sep 2011 by anyaaila 2 answers

It is worse when getting up and normal walking. This is consistant. I don't get a break from these feelings. Would appreciate and feedback. I keep trying to stay on it thinking this might go away

I have been taking 360 MG of Cartia XT for a few months. Can this cause a serious bowel problem?

Posted 19 Jun 2010 by granny8plus2 1 answer

I was recently hospitalized for an acute UTI which affected my bladder, kidneys and bowels. I was told that Cartia XT would most likely cause constipation. I can't help but think that this drug had something to do with my condition. Has anyone else experienced this condition. I had nausea and ...

Diovan hct?

Posted 17 Aug 2011 by omadoma 1 answer

i take diovan hct for high bp luss cartia xt for palpetations,dont these meds do the same thing?i never have much energy is this becouse of the meds?

I accidentally took my Cartia xt 240/24hr cap 12 hours apart... what should I do?

Posted 16 Jul 2017 by pamelawoodson 1 answer

By mistake I took my blood pressure pill of Cartia XT 240mg , 24 hour time release capsule in 12 hours instead of 24 hours. Should I be worried or should I just take my pill later tomorrow?

I am 41 and know I have angina , I also have a good cardio dr. and good dr patitent for 14 years?

Posted 16 Apr 2011 by caudell 1 answer

I am wondering why this drug was discontinued ? I have it now and would like to hear more about others that are back on it or if you have been on it,more than a day

Cartia XT - Does it take several days of this medication to get my BP to go down? This is day four?

Posted 17 Jan 2014 by dottie taylor 1 answer

Does it take several days for this med to get my BP down? This is day 4 and ... and it's still higher than normal for me. I'm taking 240mg of Cartia

I have been on Diltiazem generic, (24 HOUR) CARTIA XT 240MG capsule for 3 years for afib doing well?

Posted 8 Dec 2015 by clara1922 1 answer

... I started having an increase in afib. So my NP decided to put me on Diltian 120 mg TABLETS instead. I started having body aches, survere muscle pain and cramping in my back legs and feet. My NP said it was just arthidis. but the pharmasis said I was probley alurgic to the inactave ingreadence. ...

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