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Cersar 20mg Tablet

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Composition for Cersar 20mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Cersar 20mg Tablet

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Alcohol
MRP
30.95
₹3.09/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Cersar Tablet

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Uses of Cersar Tablet

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

Common

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

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

How Cersar Tablet works

Cersar 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 Cersar Tablet

Expert advice for Cersar Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Cersar Tablet?uses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Cersar Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Telmisartan

Cersar is safe if used in prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Cersar 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, Cersar is not a blood thinner, it is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
No, Cersar is not an ACE inhibitor. It is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
Q. Can I take Cersar with paracetamol?
Yes, Cersar 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 Cersar can cause cough but this is a very uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a cough while taking Cersar.
Cersar has not seen to be associated with erectile dysfunction. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this problem while taking Cersar.
Yes, Cersar 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 Cersar. Please talk to your doctor in case you experience an excessive change in your weight while taking Cersar.
Hair loss has not been reported as a side effect with Cersar. This could be due to some other cause or condition. Please consult your doctor.
Cersar is not known to cause a headache. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a headache when you are taking Cersar.
Weight loss has not been reported as a side effect of Cersar. 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 Cersar with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Cersar with Parnaparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Parnaparin: Fluxium, Fluxum
Cersar with Dalteparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dalteparin: Fragmin, Daltehep
Cersar with Tinzaparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tinzaparin: Innohep
Cersar with Cyclosporine
SERIOUS
Cersar with Nadroparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nadroparin: Fraxiparine, Nadropar
Cersar with Triamterene
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Triamterene: Trymax
Cersar with Eplerenone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Eplerenone: Planep, Eptus, Epleran, Exinia, Eplinice
Cersar with Bemiparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bemiparin: Hibor
Cersar with Ardeparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ardeparin: Lomoparin
Cersar with Spironolactone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Spironolactone: Aldactone, Spilactone
Cersar with Reviparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Reviparin: Clivarine
Cersar with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Cavidin, Rimactane, Rimpacin
Cersar with Tacrolimus
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tacrolimus: Imunotac, Emgraf, Taclicept, Pangraf, Tacsant, Tacloran, Rengraf, Vingraf, Tacromus, Tacmus, Tacimun, Seegraf, Rolimus
Cersar with Phenoxybenzamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben, Fenoxene
Cersar with Chlorthalidone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione, Thalizide
Cersar with Benzydamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Tantum, Mucobenz, B Mine
Cersar with Terazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress, Vicard T, Hytrin, Teradip
Cersar with Digoxin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin, Lanoxin, Sangoxin, Digitran
Cersar with Indapamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Indapamide: Natritor, Lorvas, Natrilix, Diurix, Insuretis, Inditor, Insuret, Indromide, Indicontin, Indap, Divret, Inzu, Natridac
Cersar with Doxazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard
Cersar with Oxyphenbutazone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Novalgin RC, Bral, Andep
Cersar with Metolazone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Metolazone: Metoz, Diurem, Zytanix, Zalat, Metadure, Lazon, Metolaz, Metoral
MODERATE
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
Cersar with Naftopidil
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil, Naftomax
Cersar 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, Biogesic, 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, Supernim, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Maxiflam, Doly, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nixia, Orange N, 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, 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, Nimcet Juicy, Arpinim, Jumolid Kid
Cersar with Furosemide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Furosemide: Frussenex, Fru, Lasix, Frusamide, Frusenex, Lasix HD, Urix, Furoped
Cersar with Alfuzosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo, Xelflo, Velfu

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