Angiosart 20 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Angiosart Tablet

Angiosart 20 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.

Angiosart Tablet side effects

Common
  • Dizziness
  • Back pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Sinus inflammation
  • Increased potassium level in blood

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

How Angiosart Tablet works

Angiosart 20 mg Tablet is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) and PPARγ-agonist. It relaxes blood vessels by blocking the action of a chemical that usually makes blood vessels tighter. This lowers the blood pressure, allowing the blood to flow more smoothly to different organs and the heart to pump more efficiently.

Angiosart Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Telmisartan with alcohol may excessively lower the blood pressure.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Angiosart 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
Angiosart 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
Angiosart 20 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Angiosart 20 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Angiosart 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
Angiosart 20 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Angiosart 20 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Angiosart 20 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Angiosart Tablet?

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

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Angiosart 20 mg Tablet to improve your blood pressure.
  • Lowering blood pressure reduces the chance of future heart attack & stroke.
  • 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.
  • Angiosart 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.
  • Angiosart 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 Angiosart 20 mg Tablet during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant while taking Angiosart 20 mg Tablet.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Angiosart with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Psycolith
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Celparin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Cnoxrin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Coxbact, Rifacure
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Chlornol
MODERATE
MODERATE
Brand(s): Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis
MODERATE
Brand(s): Excrete, Indizon, Indicard
MODERATE
Brand(s): Tamocas, Tampros MR
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Angiosart

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High blood pressure and diabetes
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
just telling high BP and sugar wil not help in giving u medicinetell the details since when u have diabetes and hypertensionwhat medicine u taking for bothand also do following blood testHba1c, Blood sugar ( fasting & PP), Urine routine, CBC, ESR, Lipid profile, Thyroid profile, Serum creatinine, BUN, eGFR, AST & ALT
How to maintain high blood pressure?What type of restrictions in High blood pressure?
Dr. Saurabh Arora
Heart Specialist
Avoid fried food and extra salts and regular exercise
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FAQs

Q. Is Angiosart safe?
Angiosart is safe if used in prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. What is Angiosart used for?
Angiosart 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.
Q. Is Angiosart a blood thinner?
No, Angiosart is not a blood thinner, it is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
Q. Is Angiosart an ACE inhibitor?
No, Angiosart is not an ACE inhibitor. It is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
Q. Can I take Angiosart with paracetamol?
Yes, Angiosart 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.
Q. Does Angiosart cause cough?
Use of Angiosart can cause cough but this is a very uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a cough while taking Angiosart.
Q. Does Angiosart cause erectile dysfunction?
Angiosart has not seen to be associated with erectile dysfunction. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this problem while taking Angiosart.
Q. Can the use of Angiosart cause hyperkalemia (increased potassium level in blood)?
Yes, Angiosart 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.
Q. Can the use of Angiosart cause weight gain?
Weight gain has not been reported as a side effect of Angiosart. Please talk to your doctor in case you experience an excessive change in your weight while taking Angiosart.
Q. Can the use of Angiosart cause hair loss?
Hair loss has not been reported as a side effect with Angiosart. This could be due to some other cause or condition. Please consult your doctor.
Q. Can Angiosart cause a headache?
Angiosart is not known to cause a headache. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a headache when you are taking Angiosart.
Q. Does Angiosart cause weight loss?
Weight loss has not been reported as a side effect of Angiosart. Talk to your doctor if you experience marked weight loss while taking this medicine as this could be due to some other underlying condition.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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