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. TELSARTAN R 5MG TABLET may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
TELSARTAN R 5MG TABLET is a combination of two medicines: Telmisartan and ramipril which lower blood pressure effectively. Telmisartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) and ramipril is an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. They work by widening and relaxing the blood vessels, thereby lowering blood pressure.
Taking Telmisartan with alcohol may excessively lower the blood pressure.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
TELSARTAN R 5MG 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.
TELSARTAN R 5MG TABLET is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
TELSARTAN R 5MG TABLET may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
TELSARTAN R 5MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of TELSARTAN R 5MG TABLET may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended for dose adjustment.
TELSARTAN R 5MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of TELSARTAN R 5MG TABLET may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine.