Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet

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Uses of Xirtam AM Tablet

Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of hypertension.
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Side effects of Xirtam AM Tablet

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Nausea, Altered taste, Diarrhoea, Stomach upset, Ankle swelling, Headache, Dizziness, Weakness, Numbness of extremity, Edema, Flushing of skin, Increased potassium level in blood, Decreased blood pressure.

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How to use Xirtam AM 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. Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet works

Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Olmesartan and amlodipine. Olmesartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) and amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker (CCB). They work by widening and relaxing the blood vessels, thereby lowering blood pressure.

In Depth Information on Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet

Warnings
Special precautions for Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 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.
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Lactation
Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during l
actation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet may cause side effects such as dizziness, headaches, nausea or tiredness, all of which could affect your ability to concentrate and drive.
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Kidney
Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Regular monitoring of blood pressure is advisable for dose adjustment.
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Liver
CAUTION
Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Xirtam AM 20 mg/5 mg Tablet is started at a lower dose in patients with liver disease and further increased slowly with careful monitoring.
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