Q: What special precautions should I follow?
A: If you experience any symptoms of dizziness, syncope, vision problems, sexual dysfunction, slowing of heart rate, etc., immediately report to your doctor. The doctor can adjust your dose depending on your blood pressure, heart rate, level of this medicine in your serum and other such important factors.
Q: Are there any dietary restrictions I should follow as I have high blood pressure?
Limit intake of salt in diet especially pickles and packaged foods like chips contain excess salt and should be avoided
Have less amount of potassium-containing foods like spinach, broccoli or banana
Limit meat intake in your diet
Instead of having packaged snacks, prefer fresh cut fruits as they are rich in vitamins and fibre
Q: What will be the consequences if I stop this medication on my own?
A: If you stop this medicine suddenly, you can suffer from chest pain, irregular heartbeat or heart attack. Your doctor might tell you to decrease the dose gradually. Don’t suddenly stop taking this medicine without talking to your doctor.