Telodil Tablet

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Composition for Telodil 40mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Telodil Tablet

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Uses of Telodil Tablet

Telodil Tablet is used in the treatment of hypertension and heart failure.
Decreasing high blood pressure lowers the risk of heart attack and stroke.
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Side effects of Telodil Tablet

Common

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

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

How Telodil Tablet works

Telodil 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 Telodil Tablet

Expert advice for Telodil Tablet

  • Telodil 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.
  • Telodil 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 Telodil Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Telmisartan with alcohol may excessively lower the blood pressure.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Telodil 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
Telodil Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Li
mited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Telodil Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or de
crease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
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Telodil Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Telodil 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
Telodil Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Telodil Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Telodil 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 Telodil 40mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Telmisartan

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