What is Securon used for?
Securon is sued to treat mild to moderately high blood pressure (hypertension). As a regular long-term treatment to prevent angina attacks. Preventing further heart attacks in people who have had a heart attack.
How does Securon work?
Securon works by slowing down the movement of calcium through muscle cells that are found in the heart and the walls of blood vessels. It does this by blocking 'calcium channels' on these muscle cells.
How to take Securon?
Securon tablets and Half Securon tablets can be taken with or without food. The tablets should be swallowed with a drink of water. They should not be chewed or crushed, as this can damage the modified-release action.
How can Securon affect other medicines?
It is important to tell the doctor or pharmacist what medicines already using, including those bought without a prescription and herbal medicines, before starting treatment with this medicine.
What does Securon contain?
Each modified-release tablet contains 240mg verapamil hydrochloride Ph Eur. Each tablet also contains the following inactive ingredients: microcrystalline cellulose, sodium alginate, povidone, and magnesium stearate