Aten D tablet is an anti-hypertensive medicine used for the treatment of high blood pressure when a single medicine is not able to control the blood pressure sufficiently. It is a combination of atenolol and indapamide as its active ingredients. It may also be used to reduce the risk of other complications of heart and blood vessels. Aten D works by the combined action of its two components. High blood pressure is a critical health condition and it is very important to take your blood pressure-lowering medicines on time along with proper diet, exercise and certain lifestyle modifications. Consult your doctor for more information on this as this varies among individuals. You may be asked to monitor your blood pressure and electrolyte levels frequently while taking this medicine....
Q: For how long do I need to take Aten D tablet?
A: Do not stop taking this medicine until and unless your doctor advises you. If you stop taking this medicine, it can lead to a sudden increase in your blood pressure, which can be very dangerous. The doctor will gradually decrease the dose as per the need.
Q: What precautions should I follow to control my high blood pressure?
Consult a doctor and follow his prescription.
Restrict salt intake in your diet.
Follow a low carb, low-fat diet.
Do regular exercise for 30- 40 minutes every day.
Maintain a healthy weight.
Q: What are the side effects of Aten D tablet?
A: Medicines along with the desired effect, sometimes give side effects also, however not everyone gets them. The most common side effects of this medicine are tiredness, constipation, stomach pain, nausea, cold sensation in hands and feet, slow heartbeat etc.