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Telista 20mg Strip Of 15 Tablets
Telista 20mg Strip Of 15 Tablets
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Telista 20mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

By LUPIN
15 Tablet(s) in Strip
51.6*
60.70
15% OFF
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Telmisartan(20.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
Anti-hypertensive

Medical Description

Telista 20mg Tab 15`S contains telmisartan, that belongs to the antihypertensive group of medicines.

Uses of Telista 20mg Tab 15`S

The uses of Telista 20mg Tab 15`S include the treatment of chronic heart failure, heart attack, high blood pressure, and diabetes-related kidney disease.

Contraindications of Telista 20mg Tab 15`S

  • Pregnancy
  • Allergic reaction to this medicine
  • Liver or kidney disease
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (narrow blood vessel in the kidney)

Side effects of Telista 20mg Tab 15`S

  • Common side effects of Telista 20mg Tab 15`S include a drop in blood pressure, headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, dry mouth, increased white blood cells, reduced red blood cells or depression
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  • Serious side effects may be in the form of rash, swelling of the face, lips and throat, infection of the upper respiratory tract, deranged kidney function or muscle pain

Precautions and Warnings of Telista 20mg Tab 15`S

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Telista 20mg Tab 15`S during pregnancy?
A:
No, because this medicine can harm the foetus.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take this tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine is not recommended for breast-feeding mothers. However, consult your doctor for further instructions.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed this medicine?
A:
This tablet is not known to affect your driving ability. However, if you experience dizziness or drowsiness, avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the medicine?
A:
No. Avoid taking alcohol while on this medication.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
You have had swelling of the face, lips, throat and tongue or excessive vomiting or diarrhoea.

Mode of Action of Telista 20mg Tab 15`S

How Does It Work?

Angiotensin-II constricts blood vessels in the body, which results in an increase in blood pressure. This medicine helps relax the blood vessels by preventing or removing the constriction, thus lowering the blood pressure.
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Directions for Use of Telista 20mg Tab 15`S

Swallow this tablet whole with water.

Interactions of Telista 20mg Tab 15`S

Interactions with other medicines

This medicine is reported to interact with several medications like diuretics, ACE inhibitors, NSAIDs, azathioprine, lithium, aspirin and aliskiren.

Interactions with food items

This medicine is known to interact with high-potassium and high-salt food.

Storage and disposal of Telista 20mg Tab 15`S

Store at room temperature, away from direct sunlight and moisture. Keep out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Telista 20mg Tab 15`S

Overdose

An overdose of this medicine can be extremely harmful, even fatal to the patient. It can cause increased heart rate, extremely low blood pressure, dizziness, unconsciousness, increased levels of potassium in the blood and kidney failure. Seek emergency medical help if you suspect overdose.
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Missed a Dose

If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember it. However, if the time for next dose is near, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Never take a double dose.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I inform my healthcare professional before I start treatment with Telista 20mg Tab 15`S?

A: Disclose your entire medical history of diseases, infections and surgeries to the doctor. Also, tell him about all the medications, supplements and herbal treatments you have been taking.

Q: When and how to consume this medicine?

A: This medicine is given in the tablet form. Take it strictly according to your doctor's prescription.

Q: Is this medicine addictive or habit forming?

A: No, there is no evidence that this medicine is addictive.

Q: Is this medicine able to treat mental disorder?

A: No, this medicine is not used to treat mental disorder.

Q: If blood pressure is controlled with the medicine, can it be stopped immediately?

A: No, never stop this medicine without consulting your doctor even if your blood pressure is controlled.

Q: Can this medicine cause excessive urination?

A: No, this medicine does not cause excessive urination. Consult your doctor if you find such symptom.
Last Updated on: 15 Aug 2020 | 10:22 AM (IST)
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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