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. Olsi 10mg Gel may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Olsi 10mg Gel is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It works by blocking the hormone angiotensin thereby relaxing blood vessels, allowing the blood to flow more smoothly and the heart to pump more efficiently.
Taking Olmesartan with alcohol may excessively lower the blood pressure.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Olsi 10mg Gel 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.
Olsi 10mg Gel is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Olsi 10mg Gel may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Olsi 10mg Gel should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Olsi 10mg Gel may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Regular monitoring of blood pressure is advisable for dose adjustment.
Olsi 10mg Gel should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Olsi 10mg Gel may be needed. Please consult your doctor. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild liver disease.