Telmisartan + Amlodipine + Hydrochlorothiazide is a combination of three medicines: Telmisartan + Amlodipine + Hydrochlorothiazide1, Telmisartan + Amlodipine + Hydrochlorothiazide2 and Telmisartan + Amlodipine + Hydrochlorothiazide3. Telmisartan + Amlodipine + Hydrochlorothiazide1 is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) and Telmisartan + Amlodipine + Hydrochlorothiazide2 is a calcium channel blocker (CCB). They work by widening and relaxing the blood vessels, thereby lowering blood pressure. Telmisartan + Amlodipine + Hydrochlorothiazide3 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 improves blood flow.
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Telmikind-AMH Tablet?
Keep this medicine in the packet or the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Q. Can I feel dizzy after taking Telmikind-AMH Tablet?
Yes, the use of Telmikind-AMH Tablet can make you feel dizzy. This may occur when you suddenly rise up from lying or sitting position. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
Q. Can I use Telmikind-AMH Tablet in pregnancy?
No, Telmikind-AMH Tablet should be avoided in pregnancy. It can cause injury and death to the baby. If you conceive while taking Telmikind-AMH Tablet, stop taking the medicine and contact your doctor immediately. The doctor might suggest other ways to lower blood pressure.
Q. What lifestyle changes should I make while using Telmikind-AMH Tablet?
Making lifestyle changes can boost your health while taking Telmikind-AMH Tablet. Stop smoking, as smoking increases your risk of having heart attack and stroke. If you are overweight or obese, try to lose weight. You should maintain a healthy diet by including fruits and vegetables in your meals. Regular exercise can make your heart strong and reduce your risk of heart attack.
Q. Can I stop taking Telmikind-AMH Tablet if I feel well?
No, keep using Telmikind-AMH Tablet as advised by your doctor, even if you feel well. Stopping Telmikind-AMH Tablet suddenly may lead to serious complications such as heart attack and stroke.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 13th Jun 2022. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.