The patient should not use this drug if having the allergy to telmisartan. You should restrict alcohol drinking. Alcohol can lower the blood pressure and may come out some of the drug side effects. When you are prescribed to take telmisartan you should not combine it with salt substitutes or […]
All patients taking Micardis should know information about the drug and should be watchful for their health condition while taking it. Women who plan to be pregnant or are pregnant should inform their doctor about it as soon as possible. When used in pregnancy during the second and third trimesters, […]
Telmisartan restricts the vasoconstrictor and effects of certain chemicals in the body (causing cardiac stimulation) by cordoning the binding of angiotensin II to the AT1 receptor in different tissues of the body. Both AT1 and AT2 receptors are related to cardiovascular homeostasis and found in the adrenal gland and vascular […]
The antihypertensive effects of Telmisartan were estimated during 6 main placebo-controlled clinical trials. The medication effects were demonstrated in the dose range of 20 to 160 mg. Telmisartan was estimated as a single medication and in combination with hydrochlorothiazide. More than 1770 patients took part in the studies. All of […]
A new study conducted in Spain suggests that consuming a tablet for hypertension before going to bed may be best for the patients with high blood pressure control problems. It was proven that taking medications for blood pressure at different times of the day negatively influence the patients’ blood pressure […]
Micardis dosage for hypertension treatment is usually 40 mg once a day, still the dosage may be chosen according to individual characteristics of patient’s state of health and his condition. Clinical studies proved that the response from the blood pressure is related to the dose of Micardis and stretches from 20 […]
Micardis may interact with certain medications, negating their effects. Before taking Micardis inform your doctor if you are using any of the following medications: other blood pressure medications; digoxin; steroids (prednisone); other diuretics, such as amiloride, bumetanide, chlorthalidone, ethacrynic acid, furosemide, hydrochlorothiazide, indapamide, metolazone, spironolactone, triamterene, torsemide; lithium; blood thinners […]
Micardis may have certain side effects of minor or mild character, they may include: back pain; stomach pain;  diarrhea; headache; fatigue; dizziness; skin rash; stuffy nose, sore throat; dry cough.   If these less serious side effects bother you or have persistent character, consult your doctor for dose changes. Micardis […]
Take Micardis as your doctor ordered you to do. Taking in larger doses or for longer than recommended is restricted. Follow the directions of your doctor or read the directions on your prescription label. The dose adjusted for you may be altered by your medical professional to make the treatment […]
Micardis is a potent medication, prescribed by doctor. Before using Micardis, visit your doctor to be sure you can safely take it. Inform your doctor if you suffer from: kidney disease; liver disease; congestive heart failure; glaucoma; asthma; allergy; low or high levels of magnesium or potassium in your blood; […]