Cilpin T 10 mg/40 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Cilpin T Tablet
Cilpin T 10 mg/40 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.
Cilpin T Tablet side effects
Common
  • Sleepiness
  • Ankle swelling
  • Headache
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Dizziness
  • Tiredness
  • Palpitations
  • Stomach upset
  • Increased potassium level in blood
How to use Cilpin T 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. Cilpin T 10 mg/40 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Cilpin T Tablet works
Cilpin T 10 mg/40 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Cilnidipine and Telmisartan which lower blood pressure effectively. Cilnidipine is a calcium channel blocker (CCB) and Telmisartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). They work by relaxing the blood vessels and making the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body.
Cilpin T Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Telmisartan with alcohol may excessively lower the blood pressure.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Cilpin T 10 mg/40 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
No information is available on the use of Cilpin T 10 mg/40 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Cilpin T 10 mg/40 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Cilpin T 10 mg/40 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Cilpin T 10 mg/40 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Cilpin T 10 mg/40 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Cilpin T 10 mg/40 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

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Expert Advice

  • Cilpin T 10 mg/40 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines that provides better blood pressure control than either medicine alone.
  • Cilpin T 10 mg/40 mg Tablet may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • It may cause you to feel lightheaded or weak especially when you stand up.  Rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down. 
  • Avoid consuming alcohol as it may enhance the blood pressure lowering effect of this medicine.
  • It can cause ankle or foot swelling. Raise your legs while you are sitting down and talk to your doctor if it does not go away.
  • Do not take Cilpin T 10 mg/40 mg Tablet if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Cilpin T

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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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User Feedback


FAQs

Q. What lifestyle changes should I make while using Cilpin T?
Making lifestyle changes can boost your health while taking Cilpin T. Stop smoking, as smoking increases your risk of having heart attack and stroke. If you are overweight or obese, try to lose weight. You should maintain a healthy diet by including fruits and vegetables in your meals. Regular exercise can make your heart strong and reduce your risk of heart attack.
Q. How would I know if I have high potassium level?
Your doctor will check your blood potassium levels periodically for high potassium levels. Make sure not to miss any future appointments with the doctor.
Q. Can I stop taking Cilpin T if I feel well?
No, keep using Cilpin T as advised by your doctor, even if you feel well. Stopping Cilpin T suddenly may lead to serious complications such as heart attack and stroke.
Q. What is the rationale behind this combination medicine?
Cilpin T is a medicine that contains Telmisartan and Cilnidipine. These two medicines are combined to lower the blood pressure more effectively, thereby lowering the chances of having a stroke or heart attack.
Q. Can I feel dizzy after taking Cilpin T?
Yes, the use of Cilpin T can make you feel dizzy. This may occur when you suddenly rise up from lying or sitting position. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
Q. Can I use Cilpin T in pregnancy?
No, Cilpin T should be avoided in pregnancy. Cilpin T can cause injury and death to the baby. If you conceive while taking Cilpin T, stop using it and contact your doctor immediately. The doctor may suggest other ways to lower blood pressure.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 26th Oct 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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