Olmesartan + Atorvastatin
Information about Olmesartan + Atorvastatin
Olmesartan + atorvastatin uses
Olmesartan+Atorvastatin is used in the treatment of high blood pressure with high cholesterol.
How olmesartan + atorvastatin works
This is a combination of two medicines: Olmesartan and Atorvastatin which treat high blood pressure and cholesterol. Olmesartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It works by blocking the hormone angiotensin thereby relaxing blood vessels and lowering blood pressure. Atorvastatin is a lipid-lowering medication (statin). It works by blocking an enzyme (HMG-CoA-reductase) that is required in the body to make cholesterol. It thus lowers "bad" cholesterol (LDL), triglycerides and raises "good" cholesterol (HDL).
Common side effects of olmesartan + atorvastatin
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Stomach pain, Altered taste, Constipation, Muscle pain, Weakness, Headache, Dizziness, Increased potassium level in blood, Incresed liver enzymes, Increased glucose level in blood
Available Medicine for Olmesartan + Atorvastatin
- ₹95Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd1 variant(s)