Losatec H 50 mg/12.5 mg Tablet

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Composition for Losatec H 50 mg/12.5 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Losatec H 50 mg/12.5 mg Tablet

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Uses of Losatec H Tablet

Losatec H 50 mg/12.5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of hypertension.
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Side effects of Losatec H 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 Losatec H 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. Losatec H 50 mg/12.5 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Losatec H 50 mg/12.5 mg Tablet works

Losatec H 50 mg/12.5 mg 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 Losatec H 50 mg/12.5 mg Tablet

Losatec H Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Losatec H 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
Losatec H 50 mg/12.5 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.
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Lactation
Losatec H 50 mg/12.5 mg Tablet is probably safe to use durin
g lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Losatec H 50 mg/12.5 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, slee
py, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Losatec H 50 mg/12.5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Losatec H 50 mg/12.5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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