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Inditel Am 40 MG Tablet 15

Inditel Am 40 MG Tablet 15

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    • Rs. 141.00

    Uses :

    Telmisartan Telmisartan is used to treat high blood pressure. Telmisartan prevents and controls heart attacks and strokes. It is also used to treat signs and symptoms associated with kidney diseases. Amlodipine Amlodipine is used in the treatment of hypertension, chest pain (i.e. angina) and other conditions in which the artery of the heart gets narrowed. It is also used for the prevention of heart disorders.

    Mode of drug action


    Telmisartan Telmisartan is an angiotensin II receptor blocker that interferes with the binding activity of angiotensin II. It reverses the binding of angiotensin II to its receptor. This reverse binding of angiotensin enzyme relaxes the muscles and allows easy flow of blood in the vessels, thus lowering the blood pressure levels. Amlodipine Amlodipine belongs to a class of drugs called the calcium channel blockers. The mechanism of action of is by dilation of the blood vessels, and thereby, improving the blood flow through them.

    What are the common side effects?

    Telmisartan The common side effects of telmisartan are abdominal bloating, hypotension, itching, high potassium levels, fast heartbeat, change in vision, and large hives. Amlodipine The amlodipine side effects which are commonly experienced are dizziness, tiredness, flushing, stomach pain, and nausea.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Unsafe Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Avoid using Inditel AM medicine if allergic to any of the ingredients in it.

    • Inditel AM medicine is recommended at bed time.

    • Avoid consuming potassium rich foods like banana and broccoli.

    • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery if you feel drowsiness after using Inditel AM medicine.

    • Discontinue Inditel AM medicine before 1 day of scheduled surgery.

    • Inform the doctor before using Inditel AM medicine if planning to become pregnant.

    What else should I know?

    1. I am on Ramipril. Can I use telmisartan? No, telmisartan is not recommended for concomitant use with Ramipril.

    2. Is telmisartan safe with diuretics? No, telmisartan should not be taken while using diuretics.

    3. How long should I use telmisartan? Telmisartan should be continued even after you feel well. Do not miss the dose.

    4. I am suffering from angioedema while using telmisartan. Can I stop using the drug? Angioedema is the side effect of telmisartan. Do not stop the drug without consulting the doctor.

    5. Can I perform vigorous exercises while taking telmisartan? No, telmisartan causes tiredness and dizziness. Follow the instructions of the health care professionals carefully while doing the workouts. Amlodipine

    1. Can I stop taking amlodipine tablets if the symptoms of hypertension are resolved? You may not always have the symptoms even if your blood pressure is high. Thus, you should not stop taking amlodipine but may have to continue it for your whole life.

    2. Can amlodipine alone control my hypertension? Amlodipine is a part of treatment for hypertension. You should also follow a proper diet, exercise and maintain your weight along with taking this drug.

    3. How should I take amlodipine? You may take amlodipine with or without food, and with a glass of water. Take the medicine at the same time each day.

    4. Will my chest pain decrease immediately when I take amlodipine? Your chest pain can increase at first with amlodipine. But later it should decrease which if does not happen, you should consult a doctor.

    5. How can I avoid dizziness with amlodipine? You should change your positions (i.e. sitting or standing or lying down) slowly to avoid dizziness and falls.

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