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General Information on Azilsartan Medoxomil and Chlorthalidone

Generic Name : Azilsartan Medoxomil and Chlorthalidone

Latest prescription information about Azilsartan Medoxomil and Chlorthalidone. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y52.4 | Therapeutic Classification : Anti- Hypertensives And ACE Inhibitors

Trade Names/Brand Names of Azilsartan Medoxomil and Chlorthalidone

International- Edarbyclor.

Why is Azilsartan Medoxomil and Chlorthalidone Prescribed? (Indications)

This combination medication contains an angiotensin II receptor blocker and the diuretic chlorthalidone, prescribed for the treatment of hypertension. 

When should Azilsartan Medoxomil and Chlorthalidone not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with kidney problems and diabetes.

What is the dosage of Azilsartan Medoxomil and Chlorthalidone?

PO- The recommended starting dose is 40/12.5 mg once daily.

How should Azilsartan Medoxomil and Chlorthalidone be taken?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

What are the warnings and precautions for Azilsartan Medoxomil and Chlorthalidone?

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.

What are the side effects of Azilsartan Medoxomil and Chlorthalidone?

Dizziness and fatigue.

What are the other precautions for Azilsartan Medoxomil and Chlorthalidone?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Azilsartan Medoxomil and Chlorthalidone?

Store it at room temperature (20C to 25C).

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