Telmisat 80 Tablet

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Composition for Telmisat 80mg Tablet

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₹10.21/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Telmisat Tablet

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Uses of Telmisat Tablet

Telmisat 80 Tablet is used in the treatment of hypertension and heart failure.
It may also lower the risk of stroke and heart attack.
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Side effects of Telmisat Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Telmisat 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Telmisat 80 Tablet at a fixed time.

How Telmisat Tablet works

Telmisat 80 tablet is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It works by relaxing blood vessels which lower the blood pressure and also reduces the workload of the heart.

In Depth Information on Telmisat Tablet

Expert advice for Telmisat Tablet

  • Telmisat can be taken with or without food but preferably be taken at the same time of the day.
  • It is best to take the first dose before bed to reduce symptomatic hypotension.
  • Telmisat may cause the level of potassium in blood to go up. Avoid taking potassium supplements and potassium-rich foods such as banana and broccoli.
  • Inform your doctor immediately if you have rapid swelling of the lips, tongue, and throat that may affect breathing.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Telmisat 80 Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Telmisartan with alcohol may excessively lower the blood pressure.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Telmisat 80 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
Telmisat 80 Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Telmisat 80 Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Telmisat 80 Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Telmisat 80 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.
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Liver
CAUTION
Telmisat 80 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Telmisat 80 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Telmisat 80 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Lomorin NX 60mg Injection, Heplock 10IU Injection, Tacromus 2mg Capsule, Tacromus 0.25mg Capsule

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Telmisartan, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Telmisat 80mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Telmisartan

Telmisat is safe if used in prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Telmisat 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, Telmisat is not a blood thinner, it is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
Q. Is Telmisat better than losartan?
Telmisat and losartan belong to the same class of medicines and have shown to be similarly effective and safe for the approved indications, but their effect may vary in different individuals.
No, Telmisat is not a beta blocker. It is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
No, Telmisat is not an ACE inhibitor. It is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
No, Telmisat is not a statin. It is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
Q. Is Telmisat better than olmesartan?
Telmisat and olmesartan belong to the same class of medicines and have shown to be similarly effective and safe for the approved indications, but their effect may vary in different individuals.
No, Telmisat is not a diuretic. It is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
No, Telmisat is not an alpha blocker. It is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
Q. Can I take Telmisat with paracetamol?
Yes, Telmisat 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 Telmisat can cause cough but this is a very uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a cough while taking Telmisat.
Telmisat has not seen to be associated with erectile dysfunction. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this problem while taking Telmisat.
Yes, Telmisat 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 Telmisat. Please talk to your doctor in case you experience an excessive change in your weight while taking Telmisat.
Hair loss has not been reported as a side effect with Telmisat. This could be due to some other cause or condition. Please consult your doctor.
Telmisat is not known to cause a headache. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a headache when you are taking Telmisat.
Weight loss has not been reported as a side effect of Telmisat. Talk to your doctor if you experience marked weight loss while taking this medicine as this could be due to some other underlying condition.
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