Vastarel (Trimetazidine)

What is Vastarel?

Vastarel contains a powerful formula with a drastic impact on the organism possible to prevent the occurrence of angina pectoris attacks. The active component of the drug, Trimetazidine, is classified as an anti-ischemic metabolic agent, which is widely used to warn angina episodes. Besides, the medication is frequently prescribed to improve the symptoms of add-on treatment for visual impairments of vertigo, tinnitus and circulatory origin. Meniere’s disease can also be treated with Vastarel. Inhibiting the fatty acid metabolism, the medication can improve the use of myocardial glucose and advance the coronary reserve, warning sudden blood pressure rises. In addition, the treatment can be used in other instances, not mentioned in the safety guide. However, talk to your doctor primarily to off-label Vastarel use.


Recommendations for Use

Traditional, prescription Vastarel use also requires doctor’s consultation primarily to the start of the therapy. The oral medication should be administered strictly in accordance with the safety instructions and doctor’s recommendations, unless the patient is ready to face misuse complications. Never administer Vastarel in higher doses or longer than mentioned by the physician. The advanced dose will not promote faster results, but will launch severe health abnormalities in a patient. The instructions for Vastarel intake differ depending on the overall health condition of a patient, as well as his/her age. Most commonly, the treatment is used twice a day, with a 12-hour span between the intakes. It is preferable to administer the drug with food and at the same time daily. Patients with certain medical conditions should discuss Vastarel dose with their healthcare provider. The medication is not recommended for people under 18 years old.

Precautions and Contraindications

Since Vastarel is an oral drug and promotes severe influence on the body, its course should be discussed with a healthcare provider in order to guarantee a safe therapy with maximal results. The treatment is contraindicated for patients sensitive to its ingredients or similar drugs. Tell your doctor about severe renal problems you have, Parkinson’s disease, tremors, parkinsonian symptoms and related movement disorders, as these conditions may interfere with the therapy, causing severe side effects and undesirable complications. Additionally, your doctor should be aware of other health impairments and disorders you have.

Drug Interactions

Despite the medication does not seem to interact with other treatments, your doctor should know a detailed information about other prescription and non-prescription medications, herbal products, minerals, vitamins and pharmaceutical supplements you are currently taking. Still, some treatments combined with Vastarel may activate mild health abnormalities.

Side Effects

Among the most common Vastarel reactions are headache, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, stomach pain and discomfort, asthenia, dyspepsia and others. However, the drug can trigger more dangerous abnormalities, such as allergic reactions, gastric discomfort, severe nausea, sudden vertigo and others. These conditions require emergency medical assistance. Contact your doctor immediately or address the nearest emergency office if you have noticed the symptoms of dangerous complications after Vastarel use.