This medication is used to treat hypertension it belongs to the angiotensin receptor blocker class of drugs It works by relaxing blood vessels, allowing blood to flow more freely. The dosage is determined by your medical condition as well as your response to treatment. Without first consulting, your doctor, avoid taking anti-inflammatory medications such as ibuprofen with Telmisartan Tablets. If you become ill while taking this medication, call your doctor right away, especially if you have severe or continuing nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea. It can be used in conjunction with other blood pressure medications.
Uses of Telmisartan Tablets
This tablet is used to treat high blood pressure. It may also be used to lower your risk for heart attack, stroke, or death from heart disease if you’re 55 years or older and at high risk of significant heart disease events and can’t take angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors.
Possible Side Effects
Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur-
Directions For Use
Take these tablets at the same time each day.
Use proper dosage and
Safety Precautions for Telmisartan Tablets
Avoid taking potassium supplements and potassium-rich foods such as bananas and broccoli.
Protect the tablets from moisture. Do not remove them from the blister pack until you are ready to take a dose.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Should you use these tablets with aliskiren?
Do not take it with any medicine that contains aliskiren.
Can pregnant women use this medicine?
No, stop using telmisartan tablets and tell your doctor right away if you become pregnant.