Telmisartan Tablet Uses, Benefits, Combinations, Side-Effects and FAQ. Tablet used to treat high blood pressure and in reducing the risk of stroke, heart attacks. Heart conditions and even death can also occur if not treated. This medicine is effective in elderly population who are at higher risk of developing heart diseases.
Telmisartan is used in the treatment of hypertension, heart failure and decreasing high blood pressure.
Uses of Telmisartan Tablet
Cardiovascular risk reduction
It is used to treat high blood pressure
How Telmisartan 40 MG Tablet Works in the body?
It works by blocking the hormone thereby relaxing blood vessels, allowing the blood to flow more smoothly and the heart to pump more efficiently.
Telmisartan Tablet – combination, active content composition and active ingredients
Telmisartan is an active ingredient
Side Effects of Telmisartan Tablet
Difficulty or painful urination
How to Use/take Telmisartan Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it.
Substitutes for Telmisartan Tablet
Cresar 40 MG Tablet
Macsart 40 MG Tablet
Targit 40 MG Tablet
Telsite 40 MG Tablet
Teltor 40 MG Tablet
Drug Interaction of Telmisartan Tablet
Consumption of alcohol with this medicine will lower the blood pressure and can cause dizziness. Along with headache and changes in heart rate.
Use of these medicines is not recommended especially in the elderly population with diabetes and kidney disease
This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women.
Tablet is not recommended for breastfeeding women.
Tablet may cause Hyperkalemia. It is a condition with an increase in the potassium levels in the blood.
Prohibition / Contraindications
Avoid if you have a known allergy to Telmisartan tablet.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is this medicine is safe during pregnancy?
No it is not safe. And not recommended by the doctor during pregnancy.
Is this medicine can be use while breastfeeding?
No it cannot be use while lactating. Please consult to the doctor.
Can we operate heavy machine or drive vehicle when using this medicine?
No as this tablet cause dizziness and headache. So better consult with the doctor.
Habit forming or addiction occur with this medicine?
No habit forming tendency has been reported.
Consumption of alcohol is safe when taking this medicine?
Consumption of alcohol with this medicine will lower the blood pressure and can cause dizziness, headache.
Is there any side effects of this medicine?
Yes prolong use may causes many side effects. Like muscle pain, back pain, diarrhoea etc.
Taking of this medicine can cause weight gain?
It has not been seen. But please consult to the doctor before using it.