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- What is carvedilol, and how does it work (mechanism of action)?
- What brand names are available for carvedilol?
- Is carvedilol available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for carvedilol?
- What are the side effects of carvedilol?
- What is the dosage for carvedilol?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with carvedilol?
- Is carvedilol safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about carvedilol?
Is carvedilol safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
Safe use of carvedilol during pregnancy has not been established.
No studies with carvedilol are available in nursing mothers; however, use is not recommended due to the risk of a slow heart rate in the infant.
What else should I know about carvedilol?
How should I keep carvedilol stored?
Tablets should be stored at room temperature, 15 C and 30 C (59 F and 86 F).
Reference: FDA Prescribing Information
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