Introduction to Medisartan 40 Tablet

Medisartan 40 Tablet is used either alone or in combination with other medicines to control high blood pressure, also known as hypertension.

It is a class of drugs called angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs)

  • It may cause dizziness or lightheadedness, fainting especially when getting up suddenly from a sitting or lying position to avoid falling.
  • Its dosage and duration varies from patient to patient so always follow your healthcare provider's instructions for optimal results.

How Medisartan 40 Tablet Works?

Medisartan 40 Tablet increases the efficacy in lowering blood pressure for individuals with hypertension. It effectively allows blood to flow more smoothly and the heart to pump efficiently.

How To Use Medisartan 40 Tablet

  • Adhere to your doctor's guidance on the dose and duration.
  • Ingest the tablet whole; avoid chewing, crushing, or breaking it.
  • It may be taken with or without food, but maintaining a consistent time is recommended.
  • Follow the prescribed dosage and duration as advised by your doctor for optimal results.

Special Precautions About Medisartan 40 Tablet

  • Monitor renal function regularly.
  • Caution in patients with preexisting kidney disorders.
  • Assess for allergic reactions.
  • Avoid concurrent use with nephrotoxic drugs.
  • Pregnancy and lactation considerations.
  • Consult healthcare professional for personalized advice.

Benefits Of Medisartan 40 Tablet

  • Manages and controls hypertension effectively.
  • Offers protection for heart health.
  • Benefits kidneys by reducing strain.
  • Lowers the risk of stroke.

Side Effects Of Medisartan 40 Tablet

  • Skin ulcer
  • Upper respiratory tract infection
  • Diarrhea
  • Sinus inflammation
  • Changes in vision
  • Painful urination or changes in urinary frequency
  • Back pain
  • Swelling in the lower legs
  • Swelling in the feet and hands

What If I Missed A Dose Of Medisartan 40 Tablet

If you miss a dose, consult your doctor. Avoid doubling the dose to compensate for missed doses.

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Safety Advice For Medisartan 40 Tablet

check for risk indication explain below.

  • High risk
  • Moderate risk
  • Safe

Alcohol

Alcohol intake must be avoided, especially for individuals with high blood pressure.

Pregnancy

Due to potential risks to the fetus, it's generally recommended to avoid using it while pregnancy. It may cause serious injury to the fetus when taken in the last 6months of pregnancy.

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

For people with healthy kidney function, it's typically deemed safe; but if you have any history with kidney-problem consult your doctor.

Liver

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

Driving

Do not drive a car or operate machinery as Telma 40mg tablet 30s may cause dizziness and fainting. Use medication for sometime to understand how it affects you.

Alcohol

Alcohol intake must be avoided, especially for individuals with high blood pressure.

Pregnancy

Due to potential risks to the fetus, it's generally recommended to avoid using it while pregnancy. It may cause serious injury to the fetus when taken in the last 6months of pregnancy.

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

For people with healthy kidney function, it's typically deemed safe; but if you have any history with kidney-problem consult your doctor.

Liver

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

Driving

Do not drive a car or operate machinery as Telma 40mg tablet 30s may cause dizziness and fainting. Use medication for sometime to understand how it affects you.

Health And Lifestyle

Consume fruits, vegetables, healthy fats, lean proteins. It is mandatory to reduce the consumption of sodium; opt for low-sodium or sodium-free foods. Limit alcolhol consumption, manage stress, perform physical exercise, quit smoking, limit alcohol consumption or quit if you can.

Drug Interaction

  • Anti-diabetic- Amiloride
  • NSAIDs
  • Lithium digoxin
  • Aliskerin

DRUG FOOD INTERACTION

  • potassium rich foods like bananas, nuts, noni juice, etc.

Disease Explanation

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Hypertension occurs when the pressure of blood in the arteries is persistently higher then it should be. It is one of the risk factor of strokes, heart attacks, heart failures and main reason for chronic kidney failure.

Patient Concern

Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers acts by blocking the action of angiotnesin II (a hormone) repsonsible for narrowing down the blood vessels which lead to elevation of the blood pressure.

Written By:

Written By:

Rakshita Garg

Sources

https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a601249.html#why