Lotam Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Lotam Tablet

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Uses of Lotam Tablet

Lotam Tablet is used in the treatment of hypertension.
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Side effects of Lotam Tablet

Common

Nausea, Altered taste, Diarrhoea, Stomach upset, Ankle swelling, Headache, Dizziness, Weakness, Numbness of extremity, Edema, Flushing of skin, Increased potassium level in blood, Decreased blood pressure.

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

How Lotam Tablet works

Lotam Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Losartan and amlodipine. Losartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) and amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker (CCB). They work by widening and relaxing the blood vessels, thereby lowering blood pressure.

In Depth Information on Lotam Tablet

Warnings
Special precautions for Lotam Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lotam 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
Lotam Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limi
ted human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Lotam Tablet may cause side effects such as dizziness, headaches, nausea or tiredness, all of which could affect your ability to concentrate and drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Lotam Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease.
No dose adjustment of Lotam Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Lotam Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lotam Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Lotam Tablet is started at a lower dose in patients with liver disease and further increased slowly with careful monitoring.
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