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Concor Plus Tablet


Overview

Introduction

Concor Plus Tablet is a medicine used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure). Concor Plus Tablet is a combination of two medicines that helps to control blood pressure when a single medication is not effective. It helps to reduce chances of any future heart attack and stroke.

Concor Plus Tablet is taken with or without food, preferably in the morning to avoid frequent urination at night. Regular monitoring of kidney function is required while taking the medicine. This medicine should not be stopped abruptly as this can lead to sudden rise in blood pressure. This medicine may cause dehydration, so it is better to take plenty of fluids and inform doctor if you develop extreme thirst, muscle weakness, or dry mouth. Dizziness may occur initially but this gets better with time.

Uses of Concor Plus Tablet

Concor Plus Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Constipation
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Cold extremities
  • Slow heart rate
  • Increased blood uric acid
  • Decreased potassium level in blood
  • Glucose intolerance
  • Altered blood lipids
  • Decreased magnesium level in blood
  • Increased calcium level in blood

How to use Concor Plus 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. Concor Plus Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
This medicine should be preferably taken in the morning.

How Concor Plus Tablet works

Concor Plus Tablet is a combination of two blood-pressure lowering medicines: Bisoprolol and Hydrochlorothiazide. Bisoprolol is a beta blocker. It works specifically on the heart to improve its efficiency of pumping blood throughout the body. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic which lowers blood pressure by removing extra water from the body. Over time it also relaxes blood vessels and improves blood flow.

Concor Plus Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
UNSAFE
Concor Plus Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol Taking Hydrochlorothiazide with alcohol may have additive effects in lowering blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Concor Plus Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Concor Plus Tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Concor Plus Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Concor Plus Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Concor Plus Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular blood pressure monitoring is advisable for dose adjustment.
Liver
CAUTION
Concor Plus Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Concor Plus Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • It is a combination of two blood pressure lowering medications used for the treatment of high blood pressure.
  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • Do not stop taking Concor Plus Tablet suddenly as it can cause your blood pressure to rise suddenly thereby increasing the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • It may cause dizziness. If this happens to you, get up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position.
  • It can hide symptoms of low blood sugar if you're diabetic. Monitor your blood sugar levels regularly.
  • Concor Plus Tablet may cause dehydration. Drink plenty of fluids and Inform your doctor if you develop extreme thirst, muscle weakness or very dry mouth.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Concor Plus

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Dear doctor i am taking medication for hypertension (concor am 5mg) and also having back pain.should i continue tablet or stop.
Dr. Saurabh Arora
Heart Specialist
What is ur bp
Suffering from Hypertension. Blood pressure in the range of 130/90. Taking medicine Concor 2.5 mg from last 4 years. Is this medicine is safe?. Any side effect from this medicine?.
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetes Specialist
Keep taking our medicine and get a 3 monthly consultation from your treating Doctor
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References
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L-2, J.R. Complex, Gate No. 4, Village Mandoli, Delhi-110 093, India
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