Medicine Overview of Irovel Tablet
Side effects of Irovel Tablet
Dizziness, Back pain, Sinus inflammation, Increased potassium level in blood.
How to use Irovel 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Irovel 150mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Irovel Tablet works
Irovel 150mg tablet is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It works by relaxing blood vessels which lower the blood pressure and also reduces the workload of the heart.
In Depth Information on Irovel Tablet
Expert advice for Irovel Tablet
- Irovel 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.
- Irovel 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.
Special precautions for Irovel 150mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Irovel 150mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Irovel 150mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation+more
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
It is not known whether Irovel 150mg Tablet alters the abili+more
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Irovel 150mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Irovel 150mg Tablet is recommended.+more
However, inform your doctor if you have an underlying kidney disease....
However, inform your doctor if you have an underlying kidney disease.
Irovel 150mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Irovel 150mg Tablet is recommended.+more
However, there is limited information available on use of Irovel 150mg Tablet in patients with severe liver disease. Please inform your doctor....
However, there is limited information available on use of Irovel 150mg Tablet in patients with severe liver disease. Please inform your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Tacsant 0.5mg Capsule, Heplock 10IU Injection, Loparin 40mg Prefilled Syringe, Lithocap 300mg Capsule
If you miss a dose of Irbesartan, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Irovel 150mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Irbesartan
Q. Is irbesartan an alpha /a beta blocker/ calcium channel blocker/an ace inhibitor/a statin/ diuretic/ nitrate?
No. Irbesartan is an angiotensin II receptor blocker
Yes. Irovel is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is irbesartan and losartan the same?
No. Both are different drugs of the same class; however, they differ in their pharmacokinetic profile
Q. Can I take ibuprofen with irbesartan?
Use of ibuprofen with irbesartan may reduce the effects of irbesartan in lowering blood pressure. In addition, if this combination is taken frequently, it may affect the kidney function
Q. Can I take paracetamol with irbesartan?
Yes. You can take paracetamol with irbesartan
Use of aspirin with Irovel may reduce the effects of Irovel in lowering blood pressure. In addition, if this combination is taken frequently, it may affect your kidney function
Yes. Irovel may lower your heart rate
Q. Does Irovel cause constipation/ weight gain/ hair loss/ erectile dysfunction / impotence/ diarrhea/ ringing in the ears/ depression?
No. Irovel does not cause any of the above side effects. However, if you experience such side effects please consult your doctor immediately.
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