Generic Name : Azilsartan Medoxomil and Chlorthalidone Therapeutic Classification : Anti- Hypertensives And ACE Inhibitors ICD Code : Y52.4♦ Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA
International- Edarbyclor. Why it is prescribed (Indications) :
This combination medication contains an angiotensin II receptor blocker and the diuretic chlorthalidone, prescribed for the treatment of hypertension. When it is not to be taken (Contraindications): ♦ Contraindicated in patients with kidney problems and diabetes.
Dosage & When it is to be taken :
PO- The recommended starting dose is 40/12.5 mg once daily. How it should be taken :
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food. Warnings and Precautions :
* Caution should be exercised in patients with liver or kidney problems, stroke, heart disease, severe vomiting or diarrhea, gout, who are taking other medications, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
* It may cause dizziness, do not drive a car or operate machinery and lie down while taking this medication.
* Patient may develop with electrolyte problems; if it is so consult with your doctor. Side Effects :
Dizziness and fatigue.
* Avoid excess dosage. Storage Conditions :
Store it at room temperature (20°C to 25°C).
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