Introduction to Cartelma-H Tablet

Cartelma-H Tablet is a combination of two drugs Telmisartan and Hydrochlorthiazide used to control hypertension (a condition characterized by high blood pressure). It is used generally when the treatment from a single drug is not much effective.

TELMA H can lower blood pressure and thereby reduce the risk of heart diseases like heart attack or stroke.
 
 

How Cartelma-H Tablet Works?

Cartelma-H Tablet has a combination of two drugs. Telmisartan broadens the vessels and allow blood to move freely while Hydrochlorothiazide double up the action by increasing urine output which lead to bring the blood pressure down.

How To Use Cartelma-H Tablet

  • Adhere to your doctor's recommendation.
  • Avoiding chewing, crushing, or breaking.
  • It can be taken with or without food, but consistency in timing is preferable.
  • Strictly follow the prescribed regimen for optimal effectiveness.
  • Comply with your healthcare provider's guidance.

Special Precautions About Cartelma-H Tablet

  • Monitor blood pressure regularly.
  • Avoid excessive dehydration; stay wellhydrated.
  • Check kidney function periodically.
  • If you tend to stand up from sitting or lying position, rise slowly; as drug induce dizzy effect due to which you may fall.

Benefits Of Cartelma-H Tablet

  • Prevents heart attack and stroke.
  • It enhances heart health.
  • Addresses multiple factors contributing to elevated blood pressure.

Side Effects Of Cartelma-H Tablet

  • Dizziness
  • Hypotension
  • Back pain
  • Lightheadedness
  • Edema (fluid accumulation)

What If I Missed A Dose Of Cartelma-H Tablet

  • If you missed a dose of the drug, take it promptly. 
  • Skip the medicine if your next dose is approaching, and return to your regular schedule.
  • Avoid doubling the dose.
  • Consistent adherence ensures safe and effective use.

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Safety Advice For Cartelma-H Tablet

check for risk indication explain below.

  • High risk
  • Moderate risk
  • Safe

Alcohol

Consuming alcohol increase blood pressure and interfere with the efficacy of the drug; it is advised to stop consuming alcohol if you are running on the medication for hypertension.

Pregnancy

Due to potential risks to the infant, it's generally recommended to avoid using it during pregnancy. Alternative medications may be considered under medical supervision.

Breast feeding

Due to potential risks to the infant, it's generally recommended to avoid using it while breastfeeding. Alternative medications may be considered under medical supervision.

Kidney

It's generally considered safe for individuals with normal kidney function.However, regular monitoring may be recommended in individuals with pre-existing kidney conditions.

Liver

People having normal liver functioning can take the drug without hesitation. However, regular monitoring may be recommended in individuals with pre-existing liver conditions.

Driving

Avoid Driving as drug may make you feel dizzy or drive cautiously, if necessary.

Alcohol

Consuming alcohol increase blood pressure and interfere with the efficacy of the drug; it is advised to stop consuming alcohol if you are running on the medication for hypertension.

Pregnancy

Due to potential risks to the infant, it's generally recommended to avoid using it during pregnancy. Alternative medications may be considered under medical supervision.

Breast feeding

Due to potential risks to the infant, it's generally recommended to avoid using it while breastfeeding. Alternative medications may be considered under medical supervision.

Kidney

It's generally considered safe for individuals with normal kidney function.However, regular monitoring may be recommended in individuals with pre-existing kidney conditions.

Liver

People having normal liver functioning can take the drug without hesitation. However, regular monitoring may be recommended in individuals with pre-existing liver conditions.

Driving

Avoid Driving as drug may make you feel dizzy or drive cautiously, if necessary.

Health And Lifestyle

Consume healthy diet include vegetables, fruits and whole grains. Practice regular physical exercise, Avoid smoking and drinking alcohol, Practice Yoga and Meditation to manage stress.

Drug Interaction

  • Aliskiren
  • ACE Inhibitors
  • NSAIDs (indomethacin, celecoxib)

DRUG FOOD INTERACTION

  • Bananas
  • Nuts
  • Sweet Potatoes
  • Other food items rich in potassium

Disease Explanation

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High blood pressure is a medical condition in which pressure increase over arteries. There are two types of pressures: diastolic and systolic. Systolic pressure develop when heart perform contraction and diastolic develop when heart perform dilation.

Patient Concern

Hydrochlorothiazides- It is a medicine effective in treating high blood pressure and fluid retention. The medicine act by increasing the urine output which assist body in maintaining salt and water concentration.

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Written By:

Rakshita Garg