Tazloc 40mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Tazloc 40mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Tazloc 40mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Tazloc 40mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Tazloc 40mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Tazloc 40mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Tazloc 40mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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Medical Description

Tazloc 40 tablet is an antihypertensive medicine containing telmisartan as its active ingredient. This medicine lowers the raised blood pressure levels thus it is used to treat high blood pressure and...
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ContainsTelmisartan(40.0 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, dry mouth
ClassificationANTI-HYPERTENSIVE
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Uses of Tazloc 40 MG

Tazloc 40 tablet is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension).

Contraindications of Tazloc 40 MG

  • If you are allergic to telmisartan or any other ingredient of Tazloc 40 tablet.
  • If you are in 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 40 MG

  • Rash
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Flatulence (gas)
  • Dry Mouth
  • Tiredness
  • Palpitations
  • Swelling of face
  • Chest pain
  • Shortness of breath

Precautions and Warnings of Tazloc 40 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Tazloc 40 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Tazloc 40 tablet should not be used during pregnancy as it can cause harm to the unborn baby, especially during 2nd and 3rd trimester. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or planning pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Tazloc 40 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Tazloc 40 tablet is not recommended to use while breastfeeding as it may cause harm to the newborn baby. 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 Tazloc 40 tablet?
A:
Tazloc 40 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 Tazloc 40 tablet?
A:
You should not consume alcohol during the treatment with Tazloc 40 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 have a pre-existing medical condition like diabetes, liver disease.
  • You have any problems with your heart, including 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 40 MG

How Does It Work?

Telmisartan lowers the blood pressure by relaxing the blood vessels through prevention of the binding of angiotensin-II (a substance causing constriction of blood vessels leading to increased blood pr...
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Directions for Use of Tazloc 40 MG

Tazloc 40 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 ch...
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Interactions of Tazloc 40 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Tazloc 40 tablet may interact with other medicines, discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, you should inform your doctor if you have...
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  • Medicine used for heart disorders like Digoxin.
  • If you have diabetes and taking Aliskiren, do not take this medicine.
  • Medicines used to treat depression like Lithium.
  • Medicines that may increase blood potassium levels like salt containing potassium, potassium-sparing diuretics.
  • ACE inhibitors and Angiotensin II Receptor Antagonists (medicines used to treat high blood pressure).
  • Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug products (NSAIDs) used as painkillers.
  • Blood thinners like Warfarin, Heparin.
  • Immunosuppressives (Cyclosporin or Tacrolimus).
  • Medicines used to treat bacterial infections like Trimethoprim.
  • Medicines known as Diuretics (water pills) used to treat high blood pressure like Furosemide, Hydrochlorothiazide.
  • Medicines known as Corticosteroids used to treat the inflamed area of body parts.

Interactions with food items

High potassium-containing foods should be avoided like spinach, broccoli, potatoes as it may cause irregular heartbeat, weakness, confusion, feelings of heaviness in the legs or tingling of the extrem...
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Storage and disposal of Tazloc 40 MG

  • Store Tazloc 40 tablet in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Tazloc 40 MG

Overdose

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 giv...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed giving any dose of Tazloc 40 tablet, give it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Rukman Mecca

MBBS, MD (Community Medicine)

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 Tazloc 40?

A: 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 damage.

Q: What are the warnings and precautions for diabetics or high-risk diabetes patients while using this medicine?

A: The doctor should be informed of the disease conditions before treatment with Tazloc 40. In the case of diabetics who are on insulin or any other anti-diabetic medicine, the blood sugar levels should be checked regularly, particularly in the first month during treatment with Telmisartan.

Q: When and how should I use Tazloc 40?

A: Tazloc 40 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: Is Tazloc an ACE inhibitor?

A: No, Tazloc 40 tablet is not an ACE inhibitor. It belongs to angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) class of medicine.

Q: Why is Tazloc 40 tablet given?

A: Tazloc 40 tablet is given mainly to reduce the raised blood pressure and also as an adjuvant to treat certain heart conditions.

Q: Can I take the Tazolac 40 tablet if I am taking medicines for my diabetes?

A: Yes, you can take this medicine along with your antidiabetic medicines, if prescribed by your doctor.

Q: For how long do I need to take Tazloc 40?

A: You need to complete the full course of treatment. Doctors usually prescribe this for a long duration ranging from weeks to months. So even if you feel better, do not stop taking medicine without consulting the doctor. It may cause worsening the condition or reappearing the symptoms.

Q: What should I avoid while taking Tazloc 40?

A: Avoid taking supplements containing potassium supplement or its salt, as it may cause an increase in the level of potassium in the blood and you may experience symptoms like abnormal heartbeats, weakness, fatigue, etc.

Q: Is Tazloc and telmisartan same?

A: Yes, Tazloc contains telmisartan only as its active component which belongs to an anti-hypertensive class of medicine. It works by relaxing blood vessels.

Q: What are the side effects of Tazloc 40?

A: Rash, headache, dizziness, flatulence (gas), dry Mouth, tiredness are a few common side effects of Tazloc 40. Although not everyone gets them. Side effects often improve as your body gets used to the medicine.
Product Details
Brand
TAZLOC
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/01/2024
Last Updated on: 06 Apr 2022 | 11:09 AM (IST)
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