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Olmezest Ch 20mg Tablet
Olmezest Ch 20mg Tablet

Olmezest Ch 20mg Tablet

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Olmezest Ch 20mg Tablet Description

Olmezest CH 20 tablet is an antihypertensive medication. It is used for the management of high blood pressure. It contains a combination of olmesartan and chlorthalidone as active substances. Olmezes

CH 20 tablet works by relaxing the blood vessels and reducing fluid volume, which helps to lower blood pressure. Take this medicine in the exact dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor. Do not stop taking this medicine on your own. Before starting Olmezest CH 20 tablet, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant, breastfeeding and about your complete medical history.

Product Summary

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ContainsOlmesartan Medoxomil(20.0 Mg) + Chlorthalidone / Chlortalidone(12.5 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure
Side effectsDizziness, headache, nausea, diarrhoea
TherapyANTI-HYPERTENSIVE
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Uses of Olmezest Ch 20mg Tablet

Olmezest CH 20 tablet is used to manage high blood pressure.

Contraindications of Olmezest Ch 20mg Tablet

  • If you are allergic to olmesartan, chlorthalidone, or any other ingredients of Olmezest CH 20 tablet.
  • If you are taking any medicine containing aliskiren. If you are not sure what these medicines are, please confirm with your doctor.
  • If you are pregnant for over 3-months.
  • If you have jaundice or diabetes.
  • If you have problems with your gallbladder.
  • If you have any kidney disease.
  • If your urine output in 24 hours is very low (less than 100ml).

Side effects of Olmezest Ch 20mg Tablet

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea

Precautions and Warnings of Olmezest Ch 20mg Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Olmezest CH 20 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Olmezest CH 20 tablet should not be taken during pregnancy. When pregnancy is detected, stop taking this medicine immediately and contact your doctor. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant, or you are planning to have a baby.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Olmezest CH 20 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
No information is available if Olmezest CH 20 tablet passes into human breast milk. Thus this medicine is not recommended for use while breastfeeding. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine if you are breastfeeding/lactating.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Olmezest CH 20 tablet?
A:
Olmezest CH 20 tablet may cause dizziness or fatigue. If you experience any such effects after taking this medicine that may affect your ability to drive safely, it is suggested to avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Olmezest CH 20 tablet?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Olmezest CH 20 tablet as it may worsen the side effects of this medicine such as dizziness.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You suffer from any heart diseases.
  • You have problems with your kidney or liver.
  • You have diarrhoea, vomiting, or are dehydrated.
  • You have low blood pressure.
  • You are on treatment with high doses of water tablets (furosemide, hydrochlorothiazide).
  • You are on a low-salt diet.
  • Your doctor has told you that you have high blood potassium levels.
  • You have problems with your adrenal glands.
  • You are taking other medicines to treat high blood pressure like ramipril, lisinopril, aliskiren, etc.

Mode of Action of Olmezest Ch 20mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

  • Olmezest CH 20 tablet works by the combined action of both its components - olmesartan and chlorthalidone.
  • Olmesartan is an angiotensin-II receptor antagonist. Angiotensin II is a chemical produced in the body which causes blood vessels to narrow, thus increasing blood pressure. Olmesartan works by blockin...
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  • Chlorthalidone prevents the reabsorption of sodium and chloride by blocking the sodium/chloride symporter. This reduces the plasma and extracellular fluid volume which thereby lowers the blood pressur...
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Directions for Use of Olmezest Ch 20mg Tablet

  • Olmezest CH 20 tablet should be taken exactly as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not cut, break, or chew the medicine.
  • Take it at a fixed time for optimal benefits.
  • You should not consume more than the dose prescribed by your doctor.

Interactions of Olmezest Ch 20mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Olmezest CH 20 tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines to treat heart problems, or are taking other medicines to treat high blood pressure, potassium supplements, painkillers, amiloride, spironolactone, lithium, or c...
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Storage and disposal of Olmezest Ch 20mg Tablet

  • Store Olmezest CH 20 tablets in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.

Dosage of Olmezest Ch 20mg Tablet

Overdose

  • Symptoms of overdose of Olmezest CH 20 tablet may include dizziness, weakness, nausea, vomiting, and low blood pressure.
  • If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken too much Olmezest CH 20 tablet, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

  • If you have missed taking any dose of Olmezest CH 20 tablet, take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it is time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for a missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Olmezest CH 20 tablet?

A: Olmezest CH 20 tablet is used for the management of high blood pressure.

Q: What is the composition of Olmezest CH 20 tablet?

A: Olmezest CH 20 tablet is a combination medicine containing olmesartan and chlorthalidone as active substances.

Q: How to take Olmezest CH 20?

  • Take Olmezest CH 20 tablet exactly as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not cut, break, or chew the medicine.
  • Take it at a fixed time for optimal benefits.
  • You should not consume more than the dose prescribed by your doctor.

Q: When to take Olmezest CH 20?

A: You should take Olmezest CH 20 tablet exactly as directed by your doctor. It can be taken with or without food. However, it is preferable to take this medicine at a fixed time for optimal benefits.

Q: Can I take Olmezest CH 20 if I am taking other medicines?

A: Olmezest CH 20 tablet can be taken along with other medicines only if it is recommended by your doctor. It is necessary to inform your doctor about all the medicines, herbals, or supplements that you are taking or might take to avoid the possibility of any interaction.

Q: Can Olmezest CH 20 be used in children?

A: Olmezest CH 20 tablet is not recommended for use in children. Give this medicine to your child only if recommended by your doctor. Do not give it to your child on your own.
Product Details
Brand
OLMEZEST CH
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/07/2024

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