Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet

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₹3.7/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet

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Uses of Giftan-HC Tablet

Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of hypertension.
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Side effects of Giftan-HC Tablet

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Nausea, Altered taste, Stomach upset, Diarrhoea, Headache, Dizziness, Weakness, Decreased blood pressure, Increased blood uric acid, Increased blood lipid level, Glucose intolerance, Electrolyte imbalance.

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How to use Giftan-HC 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. Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet works

Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Losartan and hydrochlorothiazide which lower blood pressure effectively. Losartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It works by blocking the hormone angiotensin thereby relaxing blood vessels. This allows the blood to flow more smoothly and the heart to pump more efficiently. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic that removes extra water and certain electrolytes from the body. Over time it also relaxes blood vessels and improves blood flow.

In Depth Information on Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet

Giftan-HC Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Giftan-HC Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Hydrochlorothiazide with alcohol may have additive ef
fects in lowering blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg 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.
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Lactation
Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during
lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy
, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in
patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Giftan-HC 50mg/12.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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