Biselect (Bisoprolol Fumarate)
What is Biselect (Bisoprolol Fumarate) used for?
Biselect (Bisoprolol Fumarate) works by inhibiting the actions of natural chemicals in the body, such as epinephrine, and their action on the blood vessels and heart. This can help to reduce the heart rate, and blood pressure, which in turn reduces the strain on the heart. This drug is a type of beta blocker, which is prescribed to help treat high blood pressure.
How should I use Biselect (Bisoprolol Fumarate)?
Biselect (Bisoprolol Fumarate) comes in the form of tablets, and is taken by mouth. Your physician will prescribe the correct amount required to treat your condition. Patients are normally directed to take one tablet per day, however it may take several weeks before the benefits of this drug are noticed. Inform your physician if your condition worsens.
What are the side effects of Biselect (Bisoprolol Fumarate)?
You may notice some side effects when taking Biselect (Bisoprolol Fumarate), such as:
Although most patients taking this drug don't experience serious side effects, it is essential that patients are aware of the risk. Serious side effects including swollen limbs, painful urination, hallucinations or breathlessness require immediate medical care.
Patients should not stop taking this medication without consulting their physician, as this may cause serious complications. If your physician decides that it is no longer necessary for you to use this drug, he or she will usually gradually reduce your dose over a period of 1 to 2 weeks.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Biselect (Bisoprolol Fumarate). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.