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Tretan 20 mg Tablet

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Composition for Tretan 20 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Tretan 20 mg Tablet

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MRP
31.27
₹3.13/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Tretan Tablet

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Uses of Tretan Tablet

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

Common

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

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

How Tretan Tablet works

Tretan 20 mg 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 Tretan Tablet

Expert advice for Tretan Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Tretan Tablet?uses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Tretan Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Telmisartan

Tretan is safe if used in prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Tretan 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, Tretan is not a blood thinner, it is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
No, Tretan is not an ACE inhibitor. It is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB).
Q. Can I take Tretan with paracetamol?
Yes, Tretan 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 Tretan can cause cough but this is a very uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a cough while taking Tretan.
Tretan has not seen to be associated with erectile dysfunction. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this problem while taking Tretan.
Yes, Tretan 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 Tretan. Please talk to your doctor in case you experience an excessive change in your weight while taking Tretan.
Hair loss has not been reported as a side effect with Tretan. This could be due to some other cause or condition. Please consult your doctor.
Tretan is not known to cause a headache. Please consult your doctor in case you experience a headache when you are taking Tretan.
Weight loss has not been reported as a side effect of Tretan. 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 Tretan with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Tretan with Parnaparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Parnaparin: Fluxium, Fluxum
Tretan with Bemiparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bemiparin: Hibor
Tretan with Ardeparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ardeparin: Lomoparin
Tretan with Reviparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Reviparin: Clivarine
Tretan with Nadroparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nadroparin: Fraxiparine, Nadropar
Tretan with Spironolactone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Spironolactone: Aldactone, Spilactone
Tretan with Tinzaparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tinzaparin: Innohep
Tretan with Tacrolimus
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tacrolimus: Imunotac, Emgraf, Taclicept, Pangraf, Tacsant, Tacloran, Rengraf, Vingraf, Tacromus, Tacmus, Tacimun, Seegraf, Rolimus
Tretan with Dalteparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dalteparin: Fragmin, Daltehep
Tretan with Triamterene
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Triamterene: Trymax
Tretan with Eplerenone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Eplerenone: Planep, Eptus, Epleran, Exinia, Eplinice
Tretan with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Ticin, Cavidin, Rimactane, Rimpacin
Tretan with Cyclosporine
SERIOUS
Tretan with Metolazone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Metolazone: Metoz, Diurem, Zytanix, Zalat, Metadure, Lazon, Metolaz, Metoral
Tretan with Digoxin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin, Lanoxin, Sangoxin, Digitran
Tretan with Doxazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard
Tretan with Naftopidil
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil, Naftomax
Tretan 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, 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, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Maxiflam, Doly, Numel, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nimley, Nixia, Orange N, Nimupain, Gersulide, Nimdus, Doloflam, Knott, Neulab, Nex Kid, Nimik, Nimu, Olnim, Orthogesic, Novolid, Prolide, 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, Vylid ID, Nimumac, Minidol, Nilup, Nimek, Nimo, Pirodol, Niltel Fast, Dolonim, Enlide, Pyrisulide, Infanim, Dynalid, Nimecon, Nimutec, Nipace, Resinim, Ortinims, I Nid Aio, Zap, 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
Tretan with Phenoxybenzamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben, Fenoxene
Tretan with Oxyphenbutazone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Tretan with Terazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress, Vicard T, Hytrin, Teradip
Tretan 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
Tretan with Chlorthalidone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione, Thalizide
Tretan with Alfuzosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo, Xelflo, Velfu
Tretan with Benzydamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Tantum, Mucobenz, B Mine
Tretan with Furosemide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Furosemide: Frussenex, Fru, Lasix, Frusamide, Frusenex, Lasix HD, Urix, Furoped

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