What is Ivabradine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Corlanor Procorolan Coralan

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Ivabradine is an international product. It is a cardiovascular agent used in the symptomatic treatment of chronic stable angina pectoris in patients with normal sinus rhythm, who have a contraindication or intolerance for beta-blockers.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome 10 9
Heart palpitations 2 1
Support heart health 2 1
Tachycardia (fast heart rate) 2 2
Chest pain 1 1

Show all 11 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 3
None 10

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ivabradine

Side effect Patients Percentage
Blood pressure fluctuates 1
Blurry vision after looking at bright light 1
Dizziness with hypotension upon standing 1
Headaches 1
Itching 1
Vision problems 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Ivabradine

Dosage Patients Percentage
5 mg twice daily 4
7.5 mg twice daily 2
1.25 mg three times daily 1
5 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Ivabradine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Did not seem to work 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Ivabradine

Duration

Currently taking Ivabradine

Duration Patients Percentage
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 5
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Ivabradine

Duration Patients Percentage
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 14
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 14
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 1
$100-199 2
$50-99 0
$25-49 2
< $25 3
Not specified 6

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Ivabradine after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Propranolol (Inderal) 2
Metoprolol (Metoprolol Tartrate) 1
Metoprolol Succinate ER (Toprol XL) 1
Midodrine (ProAmatine) 1
Nadolol (Corgard) 1

Show all 6 treatments patients report switching from

Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Ivabradine.