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Digitel 40mg Tablet

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Composition for Digitel 40mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Digitel 40mg Tablet

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Alcohol
MRP
53.58
₹5.36/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Digitel Tablet

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Uses of Digitel Tablet

Digitel 40mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure. Decreasing high blood pressure lowers the risk of heart attack and stroke.
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Digitel Tablet side effects

Common

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

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How to use Digitel 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. Digitel 40mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Digitel Tablet works

Digitel 40mg 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 Digitel Tablet

Expert advice for Digitel Tablet

  • Digitel can be taken with or without food but preferably be taken at the same time of the day.
  • It is best to take the first dose before bed to reduce symptomatic hypotension.
  • Digitel may cause the level of potassium in blood to go up. Avoid taking potassium supplements and potassium-rich foods such as banana and broccoli.
  • Inform your doctor immediately if you have rapid swelling of the lips, tongue, and throat that may affect breathing.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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Digitel Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Digitel Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Telmisartan with alcohol may excessively lower the blood pressure.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Digitel 40mg 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
Digitel 40mg 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
Digitel 40mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Digitel 40mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Digitel 40mg 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
Digitel 40mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Digitel 40mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Digitel 40mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Digitel Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Digitel 40mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Digitel Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Telmisartan

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