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Cilacar T 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By J B CHEMICALS AND PHARMACEUTICALS
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Cilnidipine(10.0 Mg) + Telmisartan(80.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE

Medical Description

Cilacar T 80 tablet is an anti-hypertensive medicine used to treat high blood pressure. It contains a combination of cilnidipine and telmisartan as its active ingredients. Do not use this medicine if ...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Cilacar T 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Cilacar T 80 tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.
contraindications

Contraindications of Cilacar T 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • As this medicine contains cilnidipine and telmisartan, any condition which is contraindicated with any of these when taken alone should be considered contraindicated for this combination.
  • If you are allergic to Cilnidipine or Telmisartan or any of the ingredients of Cilacar T 80 tablet.
  • If you are pregnant (3rd trimester).
  • If you have any kind of liver, kidney or heart problems.
  • If you have a blockage in your gallbladder and small intestine.
sideEffects

Side effects of Cilacar T 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Headache, dizziness
  • Stomach pain, diarrhoea
  • Fever, vomiting
  • Tiredness, sleepiness
  • Skin rash
  • Flushing (redness)
  • Frequent urination
  • Muscle weakness
  • Fast or irregular heartbeats
  • Low blood pressure
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Cilacar T 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Cilacar T 80 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine must not be used during pregnancy as it can cause serious harm to the unborn baby. It is essential to always consult a doctor before starting any medicine during pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Cilacar T 80 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unknown if this medicine passes into the breastmilk. Hence, you should not breastfeed while taking this medicine. The doctor may suggest another treatment if you wish to nurse your child.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Cilacar T 80 tablet?
A:
This medicine may cause dizziness or drowsiness. Caution is recommended while driving or operating any machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Cilacar T 80 tablet?
A:
Alcohol can lower blood pressure and can also exaggerate the side effects. So, it is advised to avoid consuming alcohol during the treatment.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any kind of heart problem like heart failure, chest pain.
  • You have a liver or kidney problem.
  • You are suffering from low blood pressure.
  • You are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • You have raised aldosterone levels.
  • You may experience an increase in the potassium level or sugar level in your blood.
  • This medicine is not recommended for use in patients below 18 years.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Cilacar T 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Cilnidipine is a calcium channel blocker and Telmisartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker. Collectively these medicines act by relaxing the blood vessels so that the heart can pump the blood more ea...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Cilacar T 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

This medicine should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the tablet. It can be taken with or without food. It would be best if y...
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interactions

Interactions of Cilacar T 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • There is limited information available on the interaction of this combination with other medicines. However, any interactions seen with these two components, when taken alone may occur with this combi...
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  • Concomitant use of this tablet along with other blood pressure medicines like aliskiren, anti-cancer medicine like aldesleukin, medicines like aspirin, prednisone and betamethasone may alter the effec...
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  • Few medicines can cause a sudden drop in blood pressure like lithium and thus should be used with caution.
  • Other medicines are quinine, digoxin, carbamazepine, rifampicin, cimetidine, erythromycin, baclofen, amifostine and water pills like amiloride, spironolactone should be used cautiously.
  • You should always inform the doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements to avoid any interaction with Cilacar T 80 tablet.

Interactions with food items

Avoid food that contains high potassium, as it can cause weakness, confusion, irregular heart rate, tingling. Reduce your salt intake.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Cilacar T 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store Cilacar T 80 tablet in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets. Do not use expired or damaged medicines.
  • Discard any unused medicine properly, do not flush in the toilet or throw it into the drain.
dosage

Dosage of Cilacar T 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose include dizziness, increased heart rate, low blood pressure, renal failure, loss of consciousness and increased levels of potassium in the blood. If you experience any of the s...
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Missed a Dose

  • Missing a dose of Cilacar T 80 tablet may lead to high blood pressure and other heart-related complications. If you have missed taking any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. Howev...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What precautions should I take while on Cilacar T 80 tablet?

  • Avoid alcohol, as it may lower your blood pressure further and worsen the side effects.
  • Avoid getting up from sitting or sleeping position too fast, as there are chances that you may lose balance and fall.
  • Do not consume any salt substitutes or potassium supplements unless it is advised by your doctor.

Q: How do I take Cilacar T 80 tablet?

A: It is to be taken exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Take the tablet with a glass of water, with or without food. Swallow it as a whole, do not break, cut or chew it. The tablets should be kept in their original packaging until used.

Q: What is the composition of Cilacar T?

A: The composition of Cilacar T includes cilnidipine and telmisartan, as its active components.

Q: Can Cilacar be stopped if I feel improvement in symptoms?

A: No, you should not stop the treatment with Cilacar in midway. You must complete the full course of treatment prescribed by the doctor and have regular follow-ups with the doctor.

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ContainsCilnidipine(10.0 Mg),Telmisartan(80.0 Mg)
UsesHypertension
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, stomach pain, diarrhoea, fever
Last Updated on: 10 Nov 2021 | 10:28 AM (IST)
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