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      OLMESAR 20MG TAB

      Olmesar 20Mg tablet
      Uses and Benefits

      Uses and Benefits

      Olmesar 20Mg tablet is used to treat hypertension (elevation of blood pressure caused by genetic or environmental factors), prevents heart failure and other heart complications. It also aids in prevention of heart attacks and stroke. The medicine works by slowing down the activity of your heart allowing it to beat slower and less forcefully and also relaxes the blood vessels and improves blood flow and oxygen in the body, thereby reducing the risk of getting chest pain. This medicine is used with a proper healthy diet and exercise program to control high blood pressure for best possible effects. However, the uses mentioned are not exhaustive. There may be other conditions for which the medication may be used upon your doctor’s discretion.

      Composition

      Composition

      The active ingredient of Olmesar 20Mg Tablet is Olmesartan medoxomil 20Mg

      Mechanism of Action of Drugs

      Mechanism of Action of Drugs

      Olmesartan medoxomil is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) that relaxes blood vessels by inhibiting the action of a chemical that normally tightens them. It improves blood flow and oxygen in the body, thereby reducing the risk of getting chest pain.

      Contraindications and Cautions

      Contraindications and Caution

      Patients with following conditions are suggested to seek advice from their healthcare professionals before taking Olmesar 20Mg tablet:

      • Hypersensitivity to ingredients used in the tablet
      • Biliary obstructive disorders
      • Pregnancy
      • Caution:
      • Patients with aortic or mitral stenosis
      • Renal artery stenosis
      • Risk of hypotension
      • History of angioedema
      • Severe renal and hepatic impairment
      • Lactation
      Side Effects

      Side and Adverse Effects

      The following side effects may or may not occur during the usage of Olmesar 20Mg tablet. When taken in the recommended dosage guidelines, the medicine is well tolerated. You may experience one or more of the following common side effects:

      • Hypotension
      • Headache
      • Dizziness
      • Body pain
      • Chills
      • Nasal congestion
      • Blood in urine
      • Unusual tiredness and weakness
      • Diarrhea
      • Increased urination

      Rare but more serious adverse effects may include:

      • Hyperkalaemia
      • Joint pain
      • Swelling of feet or lower legs
      • Bladder pain
      • Skin rash
      • Heart burn
      • Acid or sour stomach
      How to Use

      How to Use

      Take Olmesar 20Mg tablet as instructed by your doctor. Swallow the tablet whole with water, immediately after opening it from the strip. Do not break or crush or chew the tablet.
      Avoid missing or forgetting the dose. If you do, take it as soon as you remember; but if it’s almost time for your next dose, skip it and take it according to your normal schedule. Don’t swallow two doses at the same time which is dangerous to your health.
      Olmesar 20Mg tablet can be taken with or without food. If significant stomach upset occurs, it could be taken with food. The tablet is usually taken not more than once a day. Take the tablet at the same time every day as it helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body.
      Do not change the dose or stop taking the medicine before completion of the course or without consulting your doctor. Continue to use this drug until completion of the maximum amount suggested.

      Overdosage

      Avoid taking more than the recommended dosage. In case of accidental overdose, promptly seek medical advice. Depending on the dosage of Olmesar 20Mg tablet, symptoms vary in individuals, you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:

      • Bradycardia
      • Dizziness
      • Hypotension
      • Elevated serum creatinine
      • Acute renal failure
      • Tachycardia
      Warnings and Precautions

      Warnings and Precautions

      Take Olmesar 20Mg tablet only on the advice of medical practitioner. Dosage adjustments or complete avoidance of the medication may be required in the following conditions:

      Kidney:

      Caution is advised among patients with renal problems. Dose adjustments may be needed. Potassium and creatinine levels should be monitored. If you have any kidney disease, it is recommended to you consult your doctor before the consumption of this medicine.

      Liver:

      Extreme caution is advised among patients with liver problems. Dose adjustments of the tablet may be needed on the basis of clinical condition of the patient. we recommend you to consult your doctor before the consumption of this medicine. However, this medicine is not recommended in patients with severe hepatic impairment.

      Pregnancy:

      Olmesar 20Mg tablet might be risky to use during pregnancy. Despite the fact that there are limited studies in human beings, animal studies have shown adverse effects on the developing baby. However, in some life-threatening situations, doctors may rarely prescribe if the benefits are more than the potential risks. It is recommended that you consult your doctor before consuming this medicine.

      Lactation:

      The medicine is likely unsafe to use for nursing mothers. Limited human data suggests that the medication may pass into the breastmilk and harm the infant. Consult your doctor immediately if the baby shows signs of increased sleepiness, breathing problems or difficulty in breast feeding.

      Alcohol:

      Consumption of alcohol with this medicine is not recommended as it increases side effects such as difficulty in hypotension, concentration, dizziness, light headedness. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the medicine should be reported to your doctor immediately.

      Driving:

      Olmesar 20Mg tablet may decrease alertness, cause impaired judgement, affect your vision and make you feel dizzy, light headedness, do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.

      Food:

      Avoid grape fruit juice as it may alter serum levels.

      Drug Interactions:

      Inform your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines which includes over-the-counter drugs, herbal tonics, supplements and medicines that you buy without a prescription. Alert your doctor if you are taking Olmesar 20Mg tablet with diuretics (furosemide, hydrochlorothiazide), ACE inhibitors, heparin, immunosuppressants (ciclosporin, tacrolimus), hyperkalaemia with K-sparing diuretics (eplerenone, spironolactone, triamterene, amiloride), NSAIDs, selective COX-2 inhibitors.

      Precautions
      • Do not use this medicine past the expiry date
      • Store at room temperature (25-30 degree Celsius)
      • Do not use this tablet for durations shorter or longer than suggested by your doctor
      • Keep the medicine out of reach of children.
      FDA Pregnancy Category

      FDA Pregnancy Category

      Category D: Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the foetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.


      Drug Composition information
      What is Olmesartan Medoxomil for:

      This medication is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist, prescribed for high blood pressure. It works by blocking the action of certain chemicals that tighten the blood vessels, so blood flows more smoothly. It works by relaxing blood vessels.

      How does Olmesartan Medoxomil work:

      Olmesartan lowers blood pressure by lowering a strong chemical in the body.

      How should Olmesartan Medoxomil be used:

      It comes as a tablet to take by mouth. It is usually taken once a day with or without food. Adults—20 milligrams (mg) once a day. Your doctor may increase your dose to 40 milligrams (mg) once a day if needed. Children (6 to 16 year of age): Oral: Start with 10 mg once daily for patients who weigh 20 to less than 35 kg, or 20 mg for patients who weigh 35 kg or more.

      Common side effects of Olmesartan Medoxomil :

      Feeling dizzy. Rise slowly over a few minutes when sitting or lying down. Be careful climbing. Cough. Loose stools (diarrhea). High potassium level. Signs include feeling weak, lightheaded, dizzy, feel like passing out, or have numbness or tingling. Kidney function that gets worse.

      What do I do if I miss a dose

      Take a missed dose as soon as you think about it. If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time. Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses. Do not change the dose or stop this drug. Talk with the doctor.

      What precautions should I take when taking Olmesartan Medoxomil :

      If you have an allergy to olmesartan or any other part of this drug. Tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs. If you have high blood sugar (diabetes) and are taking aliskiren. If you are pregnant or may be pregnant. If you are breast-feeding.

      When do I need to seek medical help

      If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. These include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue or gray skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat. Very bad dizziness or passing out. Very bad headache. Signs of high potassium. Cough that does not go away. Too much sweat, fluid loss, throwing up, or loose stools. May lead to low blood pressure. For women, if you get pregnant while taking this drug. Any rash. Side effect or health problem is not better or you are feeling worse.

      Can I take Olmesartan Medoxomil with other medicines:

      Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. - Taking them together can cause bad side effects. - Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.

      Are there any food restrictions

      Avoid Alcohol

      How do I store Olmesartan Medoxomil :

      Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. - Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.

      Pregnancy Category

      Category D : There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.

      Therapeutic Classification

      Angiotensin II Antagonists


      Frequently Asked Questions

      Frequently Asked Questions
      Q1. What is the use of the Olmesar 20Mg tablet?

      The tablet is used to treat hypertension (elevation of blood pressure caused by genetic or environmental factors), prevents heart failure and other heart complications. It also aids in prevention of heart attacks and stroke. The medicine works by slowing down the activity of your heart allowing it to beat slower and less forcefully and also relaxes the blood vessels and improves blood flow and oxygen in the body, thereby reducing the risk of getting chest pain. This medicine is used with a proper healthy diet and exercise program to control high blood pressure for best possible effects.

      Q2. What are the side effects of the Olmesar 20Mg tablet?

      The medicine is well tolerated when taken in prescribed dosage guidelines. Most common side effects include hypotension, headache, body pain, chills, nasal congestion, blood in urine, unusual weakness and tiredness, diarrhea, increased urination. Its use may also lead to extreme but uncommon side effects such as hyperkalaemia, joint pain, swelling of feet or lower legs, bladder pain, skin rash, heart burn, acid or sour stomach.

      Q3. Should we take Olmesar 20Mg tablet with food or without food?

      The tablet may be taken with or without food. If significant stomach upset occurs, it could be taken with food.

      Q4. What are the precautions to be followed while taking the Olmesar 20Mg tablet?

      If you ever had impaired kidney function, sever liver impairment or heart disease, let your doctor know before taking this medicine. Inform your doctor about all the medicines you take to ensure that you are healthy. This medicine is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients used in the tablet, biliary obstructive disorders, pregnancy. Caution is advised among patients with aortic or mitral stenosis, renal artery stenosis, risk of hypotension, history of angioedema, severe renal and hepatic impairment, lactation.

      Q5. Does Olmesar 20Mg tablet make you sleepy?

      The tablet may decrease alertness, cause impaired judgement, affect your vision and make you feel dizzy, light headedness, do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.

      Q6. Is Olmesar 20Mg tablet harmful? What does an overdose of Olmesar 20Mg tablet lead to?

      The tablet is usually well tolerated when taken in the recommended dosage guidelines. Overdose of this medicine leads to bradycardia, dizziness, hypotension, elevated serum creatinine, acute renal failure, tachycardia.

      Q7. Can I take Olmesar 20Mg tablet during pregnancy?

      The tablet might be risky to use during pregnancy. Despite the fact that there are limited studies in human beings, animal studies have shown adverse effects on the developing baby. However, in some life-threatening situations, doctors may rarely prescribe if the benefits are more than the potential risks. It is recommended that you consult your doctor before consuming this medicine.

      Q8. Can Olmesar 20Mg tablet be taken without a doctor’s prescription?

      No, do not take the tablet without doctor’s prescription.

      Q9. Is it okay to drink alcohol while I am on the Olmesar 20Mg tablet?

      Consumption of alcohol with this medicine is not recommended as it increases side effects such as difficulty in hypotension, concentration, dizziness, light headedness. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the medicine should be reported to your doctor immediately.

      Q10. How to store Olmesar 20Mg tablet?

      Store the medicine at room temperature (15-30 degree Celsius) in a cool and dry place. Keep the tablet according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Store the medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed.

      Q11. If I have trouble swallowing Olmesar 20Mg tablet, can I mix it in water and drink it?

      This tablet is designed to be swallowed with water. If you take them in a way they weren’t intended to be used, you could experience an overdose if the active constituent enters the blood stream too quickly. Alternatively, if it enters your body too slowly, it may never achieve a high enough concentration to be completely functional.

      Q12. Can we give Olmesar 20Mg tablet to children?

      This tablet is not recommended for children below 18 years of age since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established.

      Q13. By when should I start seeing the results of the Olmesar 20Mg tablet?

      The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action in the body is within 1-2 hours of administration.

      Q14. How long does the effect of Olmesar 20Mg tablet last?

      The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is for about 24 hours.

      Q15. Can we take Olmesar 20Mg tablet daily? If yes, how many tablets can we take everyday?

      Medicines should always be taken under medical supervision. Take the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor: for dosage and duration. Most recommended dose is one tablet per day.

      Q16. For how many days should I take the Olmesar 20Mg tablet?

      The number of days that any medicine must be taken varies from patient to patient; and case to case. So always stick to your doctor’s suggestion about how many days to take this medicine.

      Q17. When should I take Olmesar 20Mg tablet?

      Use the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor for the dosage and duration.

      Note: All of the above information is for reference purpose only. It is always recommended that you consult a medical professional.

      Seller Information
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      MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD

      khasra no-21,22,66,67&68-aho-yangtam,namchepung,po-ranipool,sikkim-737135 office-macleods pharmaceuticals ltd atlanta arcade,marol church road,andheri (east),mumbai - 400 059, india.

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      MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD

      khasra no-21,22,66,67&68-aho-yangtam,namchepung,po-ranipool,sikkim-737135 office-macleods pharmaceuticals ltd atlanta arcade,marol church road,andheri (east),mumbai - 400 059, india.

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