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A2B 20 mg Tablet

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Composition for A2B 20 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of A2B 20 mg Tablet

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MRP
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₹4.5/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of A2B Tablet

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Uses of A2B Tablet

A2B 20 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.
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A2B Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of A2B are Dizziness, Back pain, Diarrhoea, Sinus inflammation, Increased potassium level in blood.

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How to use A2B 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. A2B 20 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How A2B Tablet works

A2B 20 mg Tablet is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It works by blocking the hormone angiotensin thereby relaxing blood vessels, allowing the blood to flow more smoothly and the heart to pump more efficiently.

In Depth Information on A2B Tablet

Expert advice for A2B Tablet

  • You have been prescribed A2B 20 mg Tablet to improve your blood pressure.
  • Lowering blood pressure reduces chances of future heart attack & strokes.
  • It may also be used to treat chronic (long-standing) heart failure.
  • It protects kidney function, which is especially useful for people with diabetes or mild-to-moderate kidney diseases.
  • A2B 20 mg Tablet can make you feel dizzy for the first few days. Take it preferably at bedtime and rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • A2B 20 mg Tablet may cause the level of potassium in blood to go up. Avoid taking potassium supplements and potassium-rich foods such as banana and broccoli.
  • Do not take A2B 20 mg Tablet during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant while taking A2B 20 mg Tablet.
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A2B Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for A2B Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Telmisartan with alcohol may excessively lower the blood pressure.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
A2B 20 mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
A2B 20 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
A2B 20 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
A2B 20 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of A2B 20 mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have an underlying kidney disease. Regular monitoring of blood pressure, creatinine, and potassium levels may be advised while you are taking this medicine.
Liver
CAUTION
A2B 20 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of A2B 20 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of A2B 20 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of A2B Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of A2B 20 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about A2B Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Telmisartan

A2b is safe if used in prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
A2b is used for the treatment of hypertension (high blood pressure) and to reduce cardiovascular events (i.e. heart attack or stroke) in adults who are at risk because they have a reduced or blocked blood supply to the heart or legs, or have had a stroke or high-risk diabetes.
No, A2b is not a blood thinner, it is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
No, A2b is not an ACE inhibitor. It is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
Q. Can I take A2b with paracetamol?
Yes, A2b can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been seen. However it may occur, please consult your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Use of A2b can cause cough but this is a very uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a cough while taking A2b.
A2b has not seen to be associated with erectile dysfunction. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this problem while taking A2b.
Yes, A2b can cause hyperkalemia (increased potassium level in blood). A regular monitoring of blood potassium levels may be advised by your doctor while you are taking this medicine.
Weight gain has not been reported as a side effect of A2b. Please talk to your doctor in case you experience an excessive change in your weight while taking A2b.
Hair loss has not been reported as a side effect with A2b. This could be due to some other cause or condition. Please consult your doctor.
A2b is not known to cause a headache. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a headache when you are taking A2b.
Weight loss has not been reported as a side effect of A2b. Talk to your doctor if you experience marked weight loss while taking this medicine as this could be due to some other underlying condition.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking A2B with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
A2B with Eplerenone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Eplerenone: Planep, Eptus, Epleran, Exinia, Eplinice
A2B with Nadroparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nadroparin: Fraxiparine, Nadropar
A2B with Triamterene
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Triamterene: Trymax
A2B with Ardeparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ardeparin: Lomoparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Spironolactone: Aldactone, Spilactone
A2B with Bemiparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bemiparin: Hibor
A2B with Reviparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Reviparin: Clivarine
A2B with Parnaparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Parnaparin: Fluxium, Fluxum
A2B with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Cavidin, Rimactane, Rimpacin
A2B with Tinzaparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tinzaparin: Innohep
A2B with Dalteparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dalteparin: Fragmin, Daltehep
A2B with Tacrolimus
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tacrolimus: Imunotac, Emgraf, Taclicept, Pangraf, Tacsant, Tacloran, Rengraf, Vingraf, Tacromus, Tacmus, Tacimun, Seegraf, Rolimus
A2B with Indapamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Indapamide: Natritor, Lorvas, Natrilix, Diurix, Insuretis, Inditor, Insuret, Indromide, Indicontin, Indap, Divret, Inzu, Natridac
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione, Thalizide
A2B with Doxazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben, Fenoxene
A2B with Benzydamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Tantum, Mucobenz
A2B with Furosemide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Furosemide: Frussenex, Fru, Lasix, Frusamide, Frusenex, Lasix HD, Urix, Furoped
A2B with Metolazone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Metolazone: Metoz, Diurem, Zytanix, Zalat, Metadure, Lazon, Metolaz, Metoral
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
A2B with Nimesulide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Edil, Zelid, Nimusid, Neede, Nimujet, Twinease, Nyci, Nise, Nobel, Nimtus, Spinn, Nimbond, Nimbus, Redynise, Nizer, Denim Juicy, Pyrifen Gel, Hilid P, Nicip, Myonal, Nimtech, Nelsid, Nimusol, Curenim, Nulide, Angip, Nisel TD, NM, Nimeson, Nimutab, Pronim, Nimodol, Nimi Rapi, Relisulide, Nimprex, Zydol, I Nid, Nimdis, Mazic, Emsulide, Nimol, Nugesic, Nimeron, Pyrimide, Nimuvin, Jumolid, Nimeka, Nimotil, Nimstal, Arsulide, Lupisulide, Nimusen, Nimcare, Nemu, Nimd, Nimcet, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Maxiflam, Doly, Numel, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nimley, Nixia, Orange N, Nimupain, Gersulide, Nimdus, Doloflam, Knott, Neulab, Nex Kid, Nimik, Nimu, Olnim, Orthogesic, Novolid, Prolide, Nimind, Robin, Tremolide, Nimi, Zynimo, Auronim, Novogesic, Nimcell, Sidlide, Nimiz, Eusel, Nimeter, Merisulide, Nmd, Oflapoon, Resinim Plus, Arthorid, Mesulid, Nimaid, Nimcee, Nimdex, Nimobid, Nimoflam, Nimowen, Nimuspa, Niq, Nimulet, Nimisan, Nimrest, Gesnim, Nex MD, Nimopin, Toli, Flenim Plus, Nexmac, Nilide, Nimus, Nuleb, Pansulide RD, Redfast, Misogesic, Aglonim, Flenim MR, Instanim, Naba P, Nemunac, Nimugee, Spanim, New Nicip, Nimo P, Nimtop, Corfen NS, Mylid, Neosaid, Vylid ID, Nimumac, Minidol, Nilup, Nimek, Nimo, Pirodol, Niltel Fast, Dolonim, Enlide, Pyrisulide, Infanim, Dynalid, Nimecon, Nimutec, Nipace, Resinim, Ortinims, I Nid Aio, Zap, Nimace, Nimfast, Soonil, Denim Kid, Actinim, Nimogen, Nimos, Nimular, Geeflam, Kazolid, Numed, Painulide, Nuaid, Dolide, Nimeb, Nimogem, Nimujet Bcd, Nimvista, Nisulid, Aulin, Nimlin, Nimpic, Aurolide, Nicare, Nim, Nimbet, Nimitis, Nimcox, Embulide, Mangolide, Naba, Nemosif, Solide, Flenim, Genlide, Nimjet, Nimuwin, Nise Mdt, Anafebrin, Nimbid
A2B with Naftopidil
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil, Naftomax
A2B with Alfuzosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo, Xelflo, Velfu
A2B with Terazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress, Vicard T, Hytrin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Novalgin RC, Bral
A2B with Digoxin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin, Lanoxin, Sangoxin, Digitran

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