Tablets Pektrol
 Pektrol - vasodilator.

Pharmacological action

Pektrol expands blood vessels, has a long antianginal (anti-ischemic), reduces preload and the load on the heart, a need of the heart muscle of oxygen, increases physical endurance patients with ischemia, promotes redistribution of blood flow in areas of poor blood circulation and prevents platelets from sticking together.

The active ingredient of the drug - isosorbide-5-mononitrate.

The instructions Pektrola indicated that its anti-ischemic effect develops in 30-40 minutes and lasts for about 10 hours.

Product form

Capsules, tablets and conventional long-acting.

Analogs Pektrola: Izomonat, Kardiks mono, isosorbide mononitrate, Monocinque administered - drugs with the same active ingredient.


Pektrol and analogues of the drug used for the prevention of angina, eliminate high pressure in the "small" circle of blood circulation, the treatment of "pulmonary" heart, congestive heart failure (Pektrol include comprehensive treatment).

Besides Pektrol successfully used to relieve spasms of peripheral arteries arising from angiospastic retinitis, occlusive disease.

Instructions Pektrola: how to use

Take the tablets and capsules Pektrol after a meal, washed down with 200 ml of water.

Started treatment with a daily dosage of 40 mg, take the medication once a day, preferably in the morning.

If a patient is concerned about the night stenokardicheskie attacks Pektrol take in the evening.

By indications initial daily dose is increased to 60 or 80 mg (divided into two doses of 40 mg).

In heart failure, the dosage Pektrola pick up gradually. The patient at this time should be seen in a hospital.

If a patient is scheduled to take the medicine twice a day, between meals tablets or capsules must be at least 12 hours.

Permissible daily dose - 80 mg.

Side effects

Pektrol Pektrola and analogues can cause headache, tachycardia, severe decrease in pressure, dizziness, increased stenokardicheskie seizures, nausea, dry mucous membranes in the mouth and tongue burning, vomiting, cerebral ischemia, drowsiness, blurred vision, dermatitis, skin rashes.

Under the influence of the drug can impair the ability to rapid motor and mental reactions.


 Vasodilator Pektrol
 The drug is contraindicated in hypovolemia, low blood pressure, congestive heart failure, circulatory collapse, left ventricular failure, toxic pulmonary edema, cardiac tamponade, acute myocardial infarction, increased intracranial pressure, hypersensitivity.

The instructions Pektrola also stated that it is impossible to accept up to 18 l., Pregnant women, nursing women.

Under medical supervision should take Pektrol patients in the elderly, and those with diagnosed with mitral valve prolapse, mitral or aortic stenosis, hyperthyroidism, severe anemia, liver failure, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, severe renal insufficiency.

Increased hypotensive effect observed with a combination of isosorbide with drugs, lowers blood pressure, dilates blood vessels, with antipsychotics, tricyclic antidepressants, dihydroergotamine, beta-blockers, ethanol, sildenafil.

Anti-ischemic effect is enhanced when combined with Pektrola propranolol, amiodarone, aspirin.

Intraocular pressure may rise while the appointment of the drug to the m-holinoblokatorami, for example, with atropine.

Negative suction isosorbide drugs with shielding effect, astringent, adsorbents.