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Antel 20mg Tablet

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Composition for Antel 20mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Antel 20mg Tablet

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Alcohol
MRP
30.22
₹3.02/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Antel Tablet

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Uses of Antel Tablet

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

Common

Dizziness, Back pain, Diarrhoea, Sinus inflammation, Increased potassium level in blood.

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

How Antel Tablet works

Antel 20mg 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 Antel Tablet

Expert advice for Antel Tablet

  • You have been prescribed Antel 20mg 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.
  • Antel 20mg 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.
  • Antel 20mg 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 Antel 20mg Tablet during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant while taking Antel 20mg Tablet.
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Antel Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Antel Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Telmisartan with alcohol may excessively lower the blood pressure.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Antel 20mg 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
Antel 20mg 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
Antel 20mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Antel 20mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Antel 20mg 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
Antel 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Antel 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Antel 20mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Antel Tablet?uses

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

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Frequently asked questions about Antel Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Telmisartan

Antel is safe if used in prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Antel 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, Antel is not a blood thinner, it is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
No, Antel is not an ACE inhibitor. It is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
Q. Can I take Antel with paracetamol?
Yes, Antel 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 Antel can cause cough but this is a very uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a cough while taking Antel.
Antel has not seen to be associated with erectile dysfunction. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this problem while taking Antel.
Yes, Antel 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 Antel. Please talk to your doctor in case you experience an excessive change in your weight while taking Antel.
Hair loss has not been reported as a side effect with Antel. This could be due to some other cause or condition. Please consult your doctor.
Antel is not known to cause a headache. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a headache when you are taking Antel.
Weight loss has not been reported as a side effect of Antel. 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 Antel with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Antel with Triamterene
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Triamterene: Trymax
Antel with Eplerenone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Eplerenone: Planep, Eptus, Epleran, Exinia, Eplinice
Antel with Tacrolimus
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tacrolimus: Imunotac, Emgraf, Taclicept, Pangraf, Tacsant, Tacloran, Rengraf, Vingraf, Tacromus, Tacmus, Tacimun, Seegraf, Rolimus
Antel with Spironolactone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Spironolactone: Aldactone, Spilactone
Antel with Nadroparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nadroparin: Fraxiparine, Nadropar
Antel with Tinzaparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tinzaparin: Innohep
Antel with Bemiparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bemiparin: Hibor
Antel with Ardeparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ardeparin: Lomoparin
Antel with Dalteparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dalteparin: Fragmin, Daltehep
Antel with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Cavidin, Rimactane, Rimpacin
Antel with Reviparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Reviparin: Clivarine
Antel with Parnaparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Parnaparin: Fluxium, Fluxum
Antel with Terazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress, Vicard T, Hytrin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Novalgin RC, Bral, Andep
Antel with Digoxin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin, Lanoxin, Sangoxin, Digitran
Antel with Oxyphenbutazone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Medicines with composition Aspirin / Acetylsalicylic acid: Colsprin, Asprin, Loprin, Aspirin, Aspeeday, Acetyl Salicylic Acid, Delay Release Asprin, Aspin, Sprintas, CV Sprin, Sprin, Aspent, Delisprin, Ascad, E Prin
Antel with Alfuzosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo, Xelflo, Velfu
Antel with Benzydamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Tantum, Mucobenz
Antel with Nimesulide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Edil, Zelid, Nimusid, Neede, Nimujet, Twinease, Nyci, Nobel, Nimtus, Spinn, Nimbond, Nimbus, Redynise, Nizer, Denim Juicy, Pyrifen Gel, Hilid P, Nicip, Myonal, Nimtech, Nelsid, Nimusol, Curenim, Biogesic, Nulide, Angip, Nisel TD, NM, Nimeson, Nimutab, Pronim, Orthobid, 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, Supernim, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Maxiflam, Doly, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nixia, Orange N, Remove, Nimupain, Gersulide, Nimdus, Doloflam, Knott, Neulab, Nex Kid, Nimik, Nimu, Olnim, Orthogesic, Novolid, Remulide, 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, Nex, Nimus, Nuleb, Pansulide RD, Redfast, Misogesic, Aglonim, Flenim MR, Instanim, Naba P, Nemunac, Nimugee, Spanim, New Nicip, Nimo P, Nimtop, Corfen NS, Mylid, Neosaid, Nimulid, Vylid ID, Nimumac, Minidol, Nilup, Nimek, Nimo, Pirodol, Niltel Fast, Dolonim, Enlide, Pyrisulide, Infanim, Dynalid, Nilpain, Nimecon, Nimutec, Nipace, Resinim, Ortinims, I Nid Aio, Nimace, Nimfast, Soonil, Denim Kid, Actinim, Nimogen, Nimos, Nimular, Geeflam, Kazolid, Numed, Panim, 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, Nimotrin
Antel with Chlorthalidone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione, Thalizide
Antel with Phenoxybenzamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben, Fenoxene
Antel with Furosemide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Furosemide: Frussenex, Fru, Lasix, Frusamide, Frusenex, Lasix HD, Urix, Furoped
Antel with Doxazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard
Antel with Naftopidil
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil, Naftomax
Antel with Indapamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Indapamide: Natritor, Lorvas, Natrilix, Diurix, Insuretis, Inditor, Insuret, Indromide, Indicontin, Indap, Divret, Inzu, Natridac
Antel with Metolazone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Metolazone: Metoz, Diurem, Zytanix, Zalat, Metadure, Lazon, Metolaz, Metoral

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