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Tazloc 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Tazloc 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Tazloc 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Tazloc 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Tazloc 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Tazloc 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Tazloc 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Tazloc 20 MG Description

Tazloc 20 tablet is an antihypertensive medicine containing telmisartan as its active ingredient. It is used to treat high blood pressure and also helps to reduce other heart problems. Along with the

medications, you need to be particular about your diet like a low salt diet and should include exercise in your daily routine. You should not take any potassium supplements during the treatment because it may increase the blood potassium level. During the treatment, it is necessary to keep a regular check on your blood pressure and the doctor may also ask for few kidney tests also during the treatment. Tazloc 20 tablet should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. It can be taken with or without food. Do not stop taking this medicine unless asked to do so by your doctor. Before using the Tazloc 20 tablet, inform the doctor about your detailed medical history.

Product Summary

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ContainsTelmisartan(20.0 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure
Side effectsFacial swelling, increased potassium level, rash, dizziness
TherapyANTI-HYPERTENSIVE
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Uses of Tazloc 20 MG

Tazloc 20 tablet is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension).

Contraindications of Tazloc 20 MG

  • If you are allergic to telmisartan or any other ingredient of the Tazloc 20 tablet.
  • If you are in the 2nd or 3rd trimester of pregnancy.
  • If you have severe liver or kidney disorders.
  • If you have bile duct obstruction.
  • If you are on diabetic medicine containing aliskiren.

Side effects of Tazloc 20 MG

  • Swelling of face
  • Rash
  • Increased potassium levels
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Flatulence
  • Dry Mouth
  • Tiredness
  • Palpitations
  • Chest pain

Precautions and Warnings of Tazloc 20 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Tazloc 20 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Tazloc 20 tablets should not be used during pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Tazloc 20 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Tazloc 20 tablet is not recommended to use while breastfeeding as there is limited information available on its use while breastfeeding. It is advised to consult your doctor for an alternative treatment that is safe during breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Tazloc 20 tablet?
A:
Tazloc 20 tablet may make you dizzy and feel sleepy, which can influence your ability to drive. Hence, caution is advised while driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Tazloc 20 tablet?
A:
You should not consume alcohol during the treatment with the Tazloc 20 tablet as it may lower your blood pressure and may lead to side effects like dizziness or drowsiness.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from diabetes.
  • You are suffering from liver disease.
  • You have any problems with your heart.
  • You are suffering from low blood pressure.
  • You are on medications like Ramipril, Lisinopril.
  • You have a high level of potassium in your blood.
  • You have kidney disease or have had a kidney transplant.
  • You are known to have narrowing or blockage of the blood vessels of one or both kidneys.
  • You develop diarrhoea, vomiting. This dehydration can result in low blood pressure. Have an adequate amount of water and fluids.
  • You are suffering from water and salt retention in the body along with an imbalance of various blood minerals (raised aldosterone levels).

Mode of Action of Tazloc 20 MG

How Does It Work?

Telmisartan lowers the blood pressure by relaxing the blood vessels through the prevention of the binding of angiotensin-II (a substance causing constriction of blood vessels leading to increased bloo...
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Directions for Use of Tazloc 20 MG

  • Tazloc 20 tablet should be taken as a whole with a glass of water, preferably at the same time daily to gain optimal benefit.
  • It should be taken as prescribed by your doctor. Do not crush, break or chew this medicine.

Interactions of Tazloc 20 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Tazloc 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 interaction.
  • Especially, if you are on certain medications like blood thinners (warfarin or heparin), potassium supplements or medicines containing potassium, other anti-hypertensives like water pills (furosemide)...
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  • If you have diabetes, do not take aliskiren along with this medicine.
  • Concomitant use of the Tazloc 20 tablet and painkillers, should be avoided as it may impair kidney functions.
  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are anti-bacterial medicines such as Trimethoprim, corticosteroids used to treat the inflamed area of body parts. etc.
  • Also, you should inform your doctor if you have a planned surgery or vaccination scheduled.

Interactions with food items

High potassium-containing foods should be avoided like spinach, broccoli, potatoes as they may cause irregular heartbeat, weakness, confusion, feelings of heaviness in the legs or tingling of the extr...
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Storage and disposal of Tazloc 20 MG

  • Store the Tazloc 20 tablet in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Tazloc 20 MG

Overdose

An overdose can cause symptoms such as increased heart rate, extremely low blood pressure, dizziness, increased levels of potassium in the blood, kidney failure and loss of consciousness. If you have ...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of the medicine take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double do...
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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 are the special instructions to be followed while consuming the Tazloc 20 tablet?

  • If you suffer from any kidney disorders or diabetes, the doctor might ask you to conduct several tests during treatment for monitoring and deciding the further course of the therapy.
  • Regular consumption of alcohol during treatment should be avoided to prevent liver dysfunction.

Q: What kind of diet should I follow?

  • Try to have less amount of potassium-containing foods like mushrooms, pea, cucumber, banana, etc.
  • Ensure moderate use of edible oils (groundnut oil, olive oil), very little use of ghee and butter.
  • Drink at least 8-10 glasses of water daily.
  • Limit intake of salt in the diet, especially pickles and packaged foods like chips contain excess salt and should be avoided.

Q: When and how should I use the Tazloc 20 tablet?

  • Tazloc 20 tablet is to be taken as a whole with a glass of water. It should preferably be taken in the morning with food. However, the doctor's prescription should be followed exactly.
  • The medicine should be taken at the same time every day and not stopped abruptly. The doctor should be consulted before stopping the medication or any other queries.

Q: What are the things to be discussed with the healthcare practitioner before the consumption of Telmisartan?

A: The healthcare practitioner should be informed about the current and past medications, including natural or herbal supplements. He/she should be informed about the presence of any kidney or liver disorders, diabetes or high-risk diabetes, excessive vomiting or diarrhoea and other heart-related conditions.

Q: Why is the Tazloc 20 tablet given?

A: Tazloc 20 tablet is given mainly to reduce the raised blood pressure and also as an adjuvant to treat certain heart conditions.

Q: How much time does Tazloc 20 take to work?

A: Tazloc 20 starts working within an hour after its oral consumption. But it usually takes 2 to 8 weeks to show its full benefit. Hence, it is advised to take it for the prescribed duration. Do not stop the treatment in a mid-way even if you feel no symptoms.

Q: Is Tazloc 20 a blood thinner?

A: No, Tazloc 20 is not a blood thinner medicine. It is an antihypertensive medicine used to manage high blood pressure. It belongs to a group of medicines known as angiotensin II receptor blockers.
Product Details
Brand
TAZLOC
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/06/2024
Last Updated on: 21 Jun 2022 | 12:32 PM (IST)

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