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    Olmesartan Medoxomil + Amlodipine

    Information about Olmesartan Medoxomil + Amlodipine

    Olmesartan medoxomil + amlodipine uses

    Olmesartan Medoxomil+Amlodipine is used in the treatment of Hypertension (high blood pressure).

    How olmesartan medoxomil + amlodipine works

    This is a combination of two medicines: Olmesartan Medoxomil and Amlodipine which lower blood pressure effectively. Olmesartan Medoxomil is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) and Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker (CCB). They work by relaxing the blood vessels and making the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body.

    Common side effects of olmesartan medoxomil + amlodipine

    Sleepiness, Taste change, Ankle swelling, Headache, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Dizziness, Tiredness, Palpitations, Stomach upset, Increased potassium level in blood
    Content Details
    Written By
    Dr. Betina Chandolia
    MDS (Oral Pathology & Microbiology), BDS
    Reviewed By
    Dr. Shilpa Garcha
    MD (Pharmacology), MBBS
    Last updated on:
    11 Jun 2019 | 06:18 PM (IST)
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    Expert advice for Olmesartan Medoxomil + Amlodipine

    • Olmesartan Medoxomil + Amlodipine is a combination of two medicines that provides better blood pressure control than either medicine alone.
    • Olmesartan Medoxomil + Amlodipine may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
    • It may cause you to feel lightheaded or weak especially when you stand up.  Rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down. 
    • Avoid consuming alcohol as it may enhance the blood pressure lowering effect of this medicine.
    • It can cause ankle or foot swelling. Raise your legs while you are sitting down and talk to your doctor if it does not go away.
    • Do not take Olmesartan Medoxomil + Amlodipine if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

    Content on this page was last updated on 11 June, 2019, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)