Compare Hydralazine vs. Imdur

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hydralazine

Imdur
(isosorbide mononitrate)

Coming soon.Relieves chest pain. Isosorbide mononitrate is good for chest pain, but you have to be able to stick to your dosing schedule or it won't work as well.
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Coupons for Hydralazine
Best available price for 90 (25mg) tablets of hydralazine
Coupons for Imdur
Best available price for 60 (20mg) tablets of isosorbide-mononitrate
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Reviews for Imdur
47%
-47% worse vs. Hydralazine
29%
-29% worse vs. Hydralazine
32%
-68% worse vs. Hydralazine
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Side effects
HydralazineImdur

We haven’t found good data for Hydralazine side effects.

FDA side effect reports for Hydralazine »
  • Dizziness 4%
More Imdur side effects »
How it works
HydralazineImdur
Coming soon.Isosorbide mononitrate is a nitrate. It dilates blood vessels all over the body. This makes it less work for the heart to pump, which relieves heart-related chest pain.
Type of medication
HydralazineImdur
Prescription only
Available as
HydralazineImdur
  • Pill
  • Pill
  • Extended release
Used for
HydralazineImdur
  • Essential Hypertension
Risk factors for serious side effects
HydralazineImdur
    Coming soon.
    • Concurrent use of erectile dysfunction medicine
    • Age 65 years or older
    • Alcohol use
    • Long term use
    Detailed Imdur (isosorbide mononitrate) risks & warnings »
    Pregnancy

    Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

    Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

    Alcohol
    HydralazineImdur
    No alcohol related info.
    • Don't drink alcohol while taking this medicine. It can make you really dizzy.
    Upsides and benefits
    HydralazineImdur
    Coming soon
    • Prevents heart-related chest pain (angina) from the narrowing of heart blood vessels (coronary artery disease).
    Downsides and risks
    HydralazineImdur
    Coming soon
    • You can develop tolerance to this medicine over time, which means that the same dose becomes less effective. You have to stick to a really specific dosing schedule to prevent this from happening.
    • Headaches are normal with this medicine and they go away as your body gets used to it, but they can be severe or not tolerable for some people.
    Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication
    HydralazineImdur
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    • Can cause headaches, dizziness, lightheadedness, or fainting. Headache can be a sign that the medicine is working.
    • Don't drink alcohol while taking this medicine. It can make you really dizzy.
    • Tell your doctor if you're taking any medicine for erectile dysfunction.
    • Don't stop taking this medicine suddenly.
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