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Slew 20mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Slew 20mg Tablet

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Alcohol
MRP
30
₹3/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Slew Tablet

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Uses of Slew Tablet

Slew 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.
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Slew Tablet side effects

Common

Dizziness, Back pain, Diarrhoea, Sinus inflammation, Increased potassium level in blood.

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How to use Slew 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. Slew 20mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Slew Tablet works

Slew 20mg Tablet 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.

In Depth Information on Slew Tablet

Expert advice for Slew Tablet

  • You have been prescribed Slew 20mg Tablet to improve your blood pressure.
  • Lowering blood pressure reduces chances of future heart attack & strokes.
  • 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.
  • Slew 20mg 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.
  • Slew 20mg 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 Slew 20mg Tablet during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant while taking Slew 20mg Tablet.
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Slew Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Slew Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Telmisartan with alcohol may excessively lower the blood pressure.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Slew 20mg 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.
Lactation
Slew 20mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Slew 20mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Slew 20mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Slew 20mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have an underlying kidney disease. Regular monitoring of blood pressure, creatinine, and potassium levels may be advised while you are taking this medicine.
Liver
CAUTION
Slew 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Slew 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Slew 20mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Slew Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Slew 20mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Frequently asked questions about Slew Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Telmisartan

Slew is safe if used in prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Slew is used for the treatment of hypertension (high blood pressure) and to reduce cardiovascular events (i.e. heart attack or stroke) in adults who are at risk because they have a reduced or blocked blood supply to the heart or legs, or have had a stroke or high-risk diabetes.
No, Slew is not a blood thinner, it is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
No, Slew is not an ACE inhibitor. It is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
Q. Can I take Slew with paracetamol?
Yes, Slew can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been seen. However it may occur, please consult your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Use of Slew can cause cough but this is a very uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a cough while taking Slew.
Slew has not seen to be associated with erectile dysfunction. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this problem while taking Slew.
Yes, Slew can cause hyperkalemia (increased potassium level in blood). A regular monitoring of blood potassium levels may be advised by your doctor while you are taking this medicine.
Weight gain has not been reported as a side effect of Slew. Please talk to your doctor in case you experience an excessive change in your weight while taking Slew.
Hair loss has not been reported as a side effect with Slew. This could be due to some other cause or condition. Please consult your doctor.
Slew is not known to cause a headache. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a headache when you are taking Slew.
Weight loss has not been reported as a side effect of Slew. Talk to your doctor if you experience marked weight loss while taking this medicine as this could be due to some other underlying condition.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Slew with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Slew with Spironolactone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Spironolactone: Aldactone, Spilactone
Slew with Triamterene
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Triamterene: Trymax
Slew with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Cavidin, Rimactane, Rimpacin
Slew with Reviparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Reviparin: Clivarine
Slew with Eplerenone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Eplerenone: Planep, Eptus, Epleran, Exinia, Eplinice
Slew with Tacrolimus
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tacrolimus: Imunotac, Emgraf, Taclicept, Pangraf, Tacsant, Tacloran, Rengraf, Vingraf, Tacromus, Tacmus, Tacimun, Seegraf, Rolimus
Slew with Parnaparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Parnaparin: Fluxium, Fluxum
Slew with Cyclosporine
SERIOUS
Slew with Tinzaparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tinzaparin: Innohep
Slew with Ardeparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ardeparin: Lomoparin
Slew with Dalteparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dalteparin: Fragmin, Daltehep
Slew with Bemiparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bemiparin: Hibor
Slew with Nadroparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nadroparin: Fraxiparine, Nadropar
Slew with Benzydamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Tantum, Mucobenz, B Mine
Slew with Chlorthalidone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione, Thalizide
Slew with Alfuzosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo, Xelflo, Velfu
Slew with Indapamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Indapamide: Natritor, Lorvas, Natrilix, Diurix, Insuretis, Inditor, Insuret, Indromide, Indicontin, Indap, Divret, Inzu, Natridac
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Novalgin RC, Bral, Andep
Slew with Digoxin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin, Lanoxin, Sangoxin, Digitran
Slew with Doxazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard
Slew with Terazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress, Vicard T, Hytrin, Teradip
Slew with Naftopidil
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil, Naftomax
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben, Fenoxene
Slew with Nimesulide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Edil, Zelid, Nimusid, Neede, Nimujet, Twinease, Nyci, Nise, Nobel, Nimtus, Spinn, Nimbond, Nimbus, Redynise, Nizer, Denim Juicy, Pyrifen Gel, Hilid P, Nicip, Myonal, Nimtech, Nelsid, Nimusol, Curenim, Biogesic, Nulide, Angip, Nisel TD, NM, Nimeson, Nimutab, Pronim, Nimodol, Nimi Rapi, Relisulide, Nimprex, Zydol, I Nid, Nimdis, Mazic, Emsulide, Nimol, Nugesic, Nimeron, Pyrimide, Nimuvin, Jumolid, Nimeka, Nimotil, Nimstal, Arsulide, Lupisulide, Nimusen, Nimcare, Nemu, Nimd, Nimcet, Supernim, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Maxiflam, Doly, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nixia, Orange N, Nimupain, Gersulide, Nimdus, Doloflam, Knott, Neulab, Nex Kid, Nimik, Nimu, Olnim, Orthogesic, Novolid, Remulide, Nimind, Robin, Tremolide, Nimi, Zynimo, Auronim, Novogesic, Nimcell, Sidlide, Nimiz, Eusel, Nimeter, Merisulide, Nmd, Oflapoon, Resinim Plus, Arthorid, Mesulid, Nimaid, Nimcee, Nimdex, Nimobid, Nimoflam, Nimowen, Nimuspa, Niq, Nimulet, Nimisan, Nimrest, Gesnim, Nex MD, Nimopin, Toli, Flenim Plus, Nexmac, Nilide, Nex, Nimus, Nuleb, Pansulide RD, Redfast, Misogesic, Aglonim, Flenim MR, Instanim, Naba P, Nemunac, Nimugee, Spanim, New Nicip, Nimo P, Nimtop, Corfen NS, Mylid, Neosaid, Nimulid, Vylid ID, Nimumac, Minidol, Nilup, Nimek, Nimo, Pirodol, Niltel Fast, Dolonim, Enlide, Pyrisulide, Infanim, Dynalid, Nilpain, Nimecon, Nimutec, Nipace, Resinim, Ortinims, I Nid Aio, Nimace, Nimfast, Soonil, Denim Kid, Actinim, Nimogen, Nimos, Nimular, Geeflam, Kazolid, Numed, Painulide, Nuaid, Dolide, Nimeb, Nimogem, Nimujet Bcd, Nimvista, Nisulid, Aulin, Nimlin, Nimpic, Aurolide, Nicare, Nim, Nimbet, Nimitis, Nimcox, Embulide, Mangolide, Naba, Nemosif, Solide, Flenim, Genlide, Nimjet, Nimuwin, Nise Mdt, Anafebrin, Nimbid, Nimotrin, Nimcet Juicy, Arpinim, Jumolid Kid
Slew with Furosemide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Furosemide: Frussenex, Fru, Lasix, Frusamide, Frusenex, Lasix HD, Urix, Furoped
Slew with Oxyphenbutazone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Slew with Metolazone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Metolazone: Metoz, Diurem, Zytanix, Zalat, Metadure, Lazon, Metolaz, Metoral
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