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Benitec 20 MG Tablet 10

Benitec 20 MG Tablet 10

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    • Rs. 82.00

    Uses :

    Olmesartan is used to treat hypertension. It is also used to treat symptoms of heart attacks, heart failures, and kidney problems.

    Mode of drug action


    Olmesartan is an angiotensin II type 1 receptor antagonist. It inhibits binding of angiotensin II to AT1, this, in turn, inhibits AT-1 mediated vasoconstrictive and aldosterone-secreting effects of angiotensin II and causes decreased vascular resistance along with reduction in blood pressure.

    What are the common side effects?

    The side effects of olmesartan are body aches, chills, and difficulty breathing, fever, ear congestion, headache, running nose, sneezing, and sore throat, loss of voice, cough, and unusual tiredness.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Safe under medical guidance Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Benitec tablet is not recommended in conditions such as diabetes and liver problems.

    • Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult the doctor before using tab Benitec.

    • Individuals with a history of heart attacks, angioedema, and blood flow problems should avoid taking Benitec medicine.

    • Individuals on dialysis should avoid using Benitec medication.

    • During combination therapy, keep at least a gap of 4 hours gap before taking other medications.

    • Avoid getting up too fast from lying down or sitting position, as fainting and dizziness are the side effects of Benitec.

    What else should I know?

    1. I am pregnant. Can I take Olmesartan tablet? No, Olmesartan is unsafe during pregnancy.

    2. I am on NSAIDs. Can I use Olmesartan? No, Olmesartan may interact with NSAIDs.

    3. Can I do vigorous exercises while taking Olmesartan? No, do not perform any vigorous exercises without keeping yourself hydrated.

    4. I am experiencing bowel problems while using Olmesartan tablet. Should I discontinue the drug? You may have mild bowel problems with olmesartan. Report to the doctor immediately, if the problems worsen.

    5. What if I overdose? Report to the doctor immediately and seek necessary medical attention to counteract the effects of an overdose.

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