Olmesartan + Amlodipine + Chlorthalidone
Information about Olmesartan + Amlodipine + Chlorthalidone
Olmesartan + amlodipine + chlorthalidone uses
Olmesartan+Amlodipine+Chlorthalidone is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.
How olmesartan + amlodipine + chlorthalidone works
This is a combination of three medicines: Olmesartan, Amlodipine and Chlorthalidone. 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. Chlorthalidone is a diuretic which removes extra water and certain electrolytes from the body through urine. Over time it also works by relaxing blood vessels and improving blood flow.
Common side effects of olmesartan + amlodipine + chlorthalidone
Nausea, Altered taste, Diarrhoea, Stomach upset, Dizziness, Headache, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Increased blood uric acid, Decreased blood pressure, Numbness of extremity, Increased blood lipid level, Decreased sodium level in blood, Decreased magnesium level in blood