Medicine Overview of Olmat Tablet
Side Effects of Olmat are Dizziness, Back pain, Sinus inflammation, Increased potassium level in blood.
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. Olmat 20 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Olmat 20 mg Tablet is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It relaxes blood vessel by blocking the action of a chemical that usually makes blood vessels tighter. This lowers the blood pressure, allowing the blood to flow more smoothly to different organs and the heart to pump more efficiently.
In Depth Information on Olmat Tablet
You have been prescribed Olmat 20 mg Tablet to improve your blood pressure.
Lowering blood pressure reduces the chance of future heart attack & stroke.
It may also be used to treat chronic (long-standing) heart failure.
It protects kidney function, which is especially useful for people with diabetes or mild-to-moderate kidney diseases.
Olmat 20 mg Tablet can make you feel dizzy for the first few days. Take it preferably at bedtime and rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
Olmat 20 mg Tablet may cause the level of potassium in blood to go up. Avoid taking potassium supplements and potassium-rich foods such as banana and broccoli.
- Do not take Olmat 20 mg Tablet during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant while taking Olmat 20 mg Tablet.
Olmat Tablet related warnings
Taking Olmesartan with alcohol may excessively lower the blood pressure.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Olmat 20 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.
Olmat 20 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Olmat 20 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Olmat 20 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Olmat 20 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of blood pressure is advisable for dose adjustment.
Olmat 20 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Olmat 20 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild liver disease.
If you miss a dose of Olmat 20 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Questions Related to Olmat
I am taking medicine for high blood pressure i.e, Olmat 10. My BP remains ranging between 115/70 to 105/60. Should I reduce the power of medicine ?
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DEAR SIR, IM PATIENT from bangalore. since 3 years im suffering from HTN (Blood pressure), im using olmat 40mg tablet daily, and since 10 years im suffering from breething problem, my nose right side im not able to breath, 6 years back i have gone for surgery also regarding nose blockage, but its not sucessfull. so, im not able to breath freely with bothsides. only seft side. and obesity, my height 165cms 6 to 7 months back my weight 77 kg, since 4 to 5 months its incresed to 81 to 82 kg. i have to reduce my weight. and im facing gastric problem also, please suggest good medincins. sugar after food when i chek its showing 126.
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High blood pressure and diabetes
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How to maintain high blood pressure?What type of restrictions in High blood pressure?
Dr. Saurabh Arora
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What precautions taken to control High blood pressure
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Frequently asked questions about Olmat Tablet
Q. What is Olmat medoxomil?
Olmat medoxomil is available as olmezest or Benicar is an angiotensin II receptor blocker. It is not beta blocker or ACE inhibitor
Q. Is olmesartan better than telmisartan or losartan?
No, the effects of olmesartan, telmisartan or losartan are similar but may vary upon individual response
Q. Is Olmat a blood thinner / statin?
No, Olmat decreases the pressure in the blood vessels and increases the amount of fluid removed from the blood by the kidneys
Olmat is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Does Olmat cause impotence?
No, Olmat does not cause impotence.
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