Atacand 8 mg 28 Tablets

Atacand Tablets is used in treatment of hypertension and heart failure.

SKU: 100824

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9 BHD
pcs.

Atacand 8 mg 28 Tablets

Candesartan

An angiotensin receptor blocker that binds to the selectively and tightly to the AT1 receptors which will cause a vasodilation, aldosterone inhibition effects.

Indications:

• Hypertension.

• Heart failure.

Points of interest:

• This medication may cause dizziness especially at the start of the treatment, do not drive or operate machinery until you know how it affects you.

• Get up from lying or sitting position gradually.

• Do not take potassium supplements while using this medication.


How to use:

As per as direction of doctor.


All Active Ingredients:

Candesartan.


Side effects:

• Dizziness.

• Headache.

• Hyperkalemia.

• First-dose hypotension.

• Diarrhea.

• Dyspepsia.

Cautions:

• Renal artery stenosis; monitoring of plasma potassium concentration is advised particularly in the elderly.

• Aortic or mitral valve stenosis in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

• Candesartan must be carefully titrated through monitoring of patients’ blood pressure in patients doing hemodialysis.

• Use of candesartan is not recommended in patients with primary hyperaldosteronism.

• Pregnancy: Drugs that act on the renin-angiotensin system can cause injury and death to the developing foetus. Discontinue as soon as possible once pregnancy is detected.

• Contraindicated in patients with severe hepatic impairment or cholestasis.

• Contraindicated in patients with diabetes mellitus and concomitant using aliskiren.

Interactions:

• Aliskiren: avoid concomitant use.

• Cyclosporine: increased risk of hyperkalemia.

• Lithium: the concomitant use reduces the excretion of lithium and increases serum concentration.

• Heparin: increased risk of hyperkalemia.


Quantity:

28 Tablets.


How To Storage :

room temperature.

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