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Corzide (Nadolol / Bendroflumethiazide) - Summary

 
 



BOX WARNING

Exacerbation of Ischemic Heart Disease Following Abrupt Withdrawal—Hypersensitivity to catecholamines has been observed in patients withdrawn from beta-blocker therapy; exacerbation of angina and, in some cases, myocardial infarction have occurred after abrupt discontinuation of such therapy. When discontinuing chronically administered nadolol, particularly in patients with ischemic heart disease, the dosage should be gradually reduced over a period of one to two weeks and the patient should be carefully monitored. If angina markedly worsens or acute coronary insufficiency develops, nadolol administration should be reinstituted promptly, at least temporarily, and other measures appropriate for the management of unstable angina should be taken. Patients should be warned against interruption or discontinuation of therapy without the physician's advice. Because coronary artery disease is common and may be unrecognized, it may be prudent not to discontinue nadolol therapy abruptly even in patients treated only for hypertension.

 

CORZIDE SUMMARY

CORZIDE (Nadolol and Bendroflumethiazide Tablets) for oral administration combines two antihypertensive agents: CORGARD® (nadolol), a nonselective beta-adrenergic blocking agent, and NATURETIN® (bendroflumethiazide), a thiazide diuretic-antihypertensive. Formulations: 40 mg and 80 mg nadolol per tablet combined with 5 mg bendroflumethiazide.

CORZIDE (Nadolol and Bendroflumethiazide Tablets) is indicated in the management of hypertension.

This fixed combination drug is not indicated for initial therapy of hypertension. If the fixed combination represents the dose titrated to the individual patient’s needs, it may be more convenient than the separate components.


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NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

Clinical Trials Related to Corzide (Nadolol / Bendroflumethiazide)

Fed Study of Nadolol/Bendroflumethiazide Tablets 80 mg/5 mg and Corzide� Tablets 80 mg/5 mg [Completed]
The objective of this study was to investigate the bioequivalence of Mylan's nadolol/bendroflumethiazide 80 mg/5 mg tablets to King's Corzide 80 mg/5 mg tablets following a single, oral 80 mg/5 mg (1 x 80 mg/5 mg) dose administered under fed conditions.

Fasting Study of Nadolol/Bendroflumethiazide Tablets 80 mg/5 mg and Corzide� Tablets 80 mg/5 mg [Completed]
The objective of this study was to investigate the bioequivalence of Mylan's nadolol/bendroflumethiazide 80 mg/5 mg tablets to King's Corzide 80 mg/5 mg tablets following a single, oral 80 mg/5 mg (1 x 80 mg/5 mg) dose administered under fasting conditions.

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