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Telong 20 mg Tablet

Bal Pharma Ltd

Composition for Telong 20 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Telong 20 mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
MRP
32
₹3.2/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Telong Tablet

Uses of Telong Tablet

Telong 20 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.

Telong Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Telong are Dizziness, Back pain, Diarrhoea, Sinus inflammation, Increased potassium level in blood.

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

How Telong Tablet works

Telong 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 Telong Tablet

Expert advice for Telong Tablet

  • You have been prescribed Telong 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.
  • Telong 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.
  • Telong 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 Telong 20 mg Tablet during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant while taking Telong 20 mg Tablet.
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Telong Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Telong Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Telmisartan with alcohol may excessively lower the blood pressure.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Telong 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.
Lactation
Telong 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.
Driving
Telong 20 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Telong 20 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Telong 20 mg 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
Telong 20 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Telong 20 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Telong 20 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Telong Tablet?uses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Telong Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Telmisartan

Q. Is Telong safe?
Telong is safe if used in prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. What is Telong used for?
Telong 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.
Q. Is Telong a blood thinner?
No, Telong is not a blood thinner, it is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
Q. Is Telong an ACE inhibitor?
No, Telong is not an ACE inhibitor. It is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
Q. Can I take Telong with paracetamol?
Yes, Telong 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.
Q. Does Telong cause cough?
Use of Telong can cause cough but this is a very uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a cough while taking Telong.
Q. Does Telong cause erectile dysfunction?
Telong has not seen to be associated with erectile dysfunction. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this problem while taking Telong.
Q. Can the use of Telong cause hyperkalemia (increased potassium level in blood)?
Yes, Telong 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.
Q. Can the use of Telong cause weight gain?
Weight gain has not been reported as a side effect of Telong. Please talk to your doctor in case you experience an excessive change in your weight while taking Telong.
Q. Can the use of Telong cause hair loss?
Hair loss has not been reported as a side effect with Telong. This could be due to some other cause or condition. Please consult your doctor.
Q. Can Telong cause a headache?
Telong is not known to cause a headache. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a headache when you are taking Telong.
Q. Does Telong cause weight loss?
Weight loss has not been reported as a side effect of Telong. 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 Telong with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Telong with Reviparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Reviparin: Clivarine
Telong with Nadroparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nadroparin: Fraxiparine
Telong with Parnaparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Parnaparin: Fluxium
Telong with Spironolactone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Spironolactone: Aldactone, Spilactone
Telong with Tinzaparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tinzaparin: Innohep
Telong with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Coxbact, Rifacure, Rifacil, Toscular, Grifa, Tubercin, Car, Acirimpi, Osorifa, Serom, Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin
Telong with Bemiparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bemiparin: Hibor
Telong with Tacrolimus
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tacrolimus: Imunotac, Emgraf, Taclicept, Pangraf, Tacsant, Tacloran, Rengraf, Vingraf, Tacromus, Tacmus, Tacimun, Seegraf
Telong with Eplerenone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Eplerenone: Planep, Eptus, Epleran
Telong with Dalteparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dalteparin: Fragmin, Daltehep
Telong with Triamterene
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Triamterene: Trymax
Telong with Digoxin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin
Telong with Doxazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard
Telong with Furosemide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Furosemide: Frussenex, Fru, Frusamide, Frusenex, Lasix HD, Urix
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Aspirin / Acetylsalicylic acid: Disprin, M Spirin, Colsprin, Asprin, Loprin, Aspeeday, Acetyl Salicylic Acid, Delay Release Asprin, Sprintas, CV Sprin, Sprin, Aspent, Delisprin
Telong with Chlorthalidone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Chlornol, Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione
Telong with Alfuzosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo, Xelflo, Velfu
Telong with Torasemide
MODERATE
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Pyregin, Novalgin RC, Bral
Telong with Terazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress, Vicard T, Hytrin
Telong with Metolazone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Metolazone: Metoz, Diurem, Zytanix, Zalat, Metadure, Lazon, Metolaz
Telong with Oxyphenbutazone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Flanil
Telong with Benzydamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Ready Rinse, Tantum, Mucobenz
Telong with Naftopidil
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil, Naftomax
Telong with Nimesulide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis, Neil, Zenee PR, Sanim, Esulide, Renex, Nimoffin, Selide, Elide, Nimby, Bitugesic, Edil, Nimejeev, Nimutek, Nimad, Nimori, Nimogin, Sulbid, Newiide, Combilid, Nimer, Tribid, Tamid, Nimirad, Nimiff, Denim, Dexnim, Esu, Nipin, Arinox, Dolonide, Nimered, Astnim, Nimic, Tide, Vernim, Nimstar, Nimtala, Nimoogesic, Nimscal, Nimulot, Nimdol, Pifnim, Nimotil, Bestonim, Nims, Wylid, Nimucil, Nuke, Nimula, Rinim, Nimesulide, Imulid, Finegesic, Sumelide, NSD, Nimi, Nimee, Amonim, Nimsula, Karlide, Painside, Penim, Nim, Nika, Himoran, Nimy, Nimage, Limosan, Nille, G Sulide, Fanim, Bronim, Nime, Slide, Nisba, Nimugel, Nimid, Nim M, Relexulide, Nimsutech, Benim, Amulid, Nisulid, Caslide, Nimsmi, M Sulide, Nichem, Paindown, Nimsoh, Nimosh, Bentilide, Nimesyn, Nucid, Nimze, Nimoril, Bio Nim, Ana, Tonim, Nemtab, Nimuvista, Anilide, Ostonim, Pas, Zelid, Nimusid, Neede, Twinease, Nyci, Nobel, Nimtus, Spinn, Nimbond, Nimbus, Redynise, Denim Juicy, Pyrifen Gel, Hilid P, Myonal, 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, Nimstal, Arsulide, Lupisulide, Nimusen, Nimcare, Nemu, Nimd, Nimcet, 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, Nimind, Robin, Tremolide, 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, Nimus, Nuleb, Pansulide RD, Redfast, Misogesic, Aglonim, Flenim MR, Instanim, Naba P, Nemunac, Nimugee, Spanim, New Nicip, Nimo P
Telong with Indapamide
MODERATE
Telong with Phenoxybenzamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben
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