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Telmikind Am 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Telmikind Am 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 99.80
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Telmikind Am 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets Description

Telmikind AM 80 tablet is an antihypertensive medicine. It is used for the treatment of high blood pressure. It is a combination medicine containing telmisartan and amlodipine as its active ingredien

ts. Along with the medicine you need to follow some diet and lifestyle modifications like a low salt diet and daily exercise. You should not take any potassium supplements during the treatment because it may increase the blood potassium level. Telmikind AM 80 tablet should be taken in the exact dose and duration as directed by the doctor. Do not stop taking this medicine on your own. Before using this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy, or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

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Product Summary

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ContainsTelmisartan(80.0 Mg) + Amlodipine(5.0 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure
Side effectsSwelling, headache, dizziness, diarrhoea
TherapyANTI-HYPERTENSIVE
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uses

Uses of Telmikind Am 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Telmikind AM 80 tablet is used for the treatment of high blood pressure.
contraindications

Contraindications of Telmikind Am 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you have a known allergy to telmisartan, amlodipine, or any of the ingredients of Telmikind AM 80 tablet.
  • If you have diabetes and are taking a medicine containing aliskiren. If you are not sure what this medicine is, please confirm with your doctor.
sideEffects

Side effects of Telmikind Am 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Swelling
  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Low blood pressure
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Telmikind Am 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Telmikind AM 80 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Telmikind AM 80 tablet should not be used if you are pregnant. If you are planning for a pregnancy, discuss it with your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Telmikind AM 80 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
There is no information available on the effect of Telmikind AM 80 tablet on breastfeeding. Consult your doctor for the use of this medicine during breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Telmikind AM 80 tablet?
A:
Telmikind AM 80 tablet you may feel dizzy or lightheaded. 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

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Telmikind AM 80 tablet?
A:
There is limited information on the interaction of alcohol with Telmikind AM 80 tablet. Ask your doctor for advice on the use of alcohol with Telmikind AM 80 tablet.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver or kidney disease.
  • You are planning for a pregnancy.
  • You experience a sudden drop in blood pressure.
  • You are taking potassium supplements.
  • You are already taking other medicines to treat blood pressure (like aliskiren).
  • You are suffering from any kind of heart problem.
  • You have a history of heart failure.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Telmikind Am 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • Telmikind AM 80 tablet is a combination of two medicines - telmisartan and amlodipine.
  • Amlodipine prevents calcium entry into the cells of the heart and blood vessels and relaxes the arteries so that blood can flow easily.
  • Telmisartan works by blocking the formation of a chemical called angiotensin II in the body responsible for the tightening of blood vessels.
  • The combined action of these two ingredients relaxes the blood vessels and makes the heart more efficient to pump the blood throughout the body which helps in lowering the blood pressure.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Telmikind Am 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Telmikind AM 80 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not cut, break, or chew the medicine.
  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • You should not consume more than the dose prescribed by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Telmikind Am 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Telmikind AM 80 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.
  • If you have diabetes and are also taking aliskiren, do not use this medicine.
  • Simultaneous use of Telmikind AM 80 tablet and heart-related medicines like digoxin should be avoided.
  • An excess drop in blood pressure may occur if you are taking any other blood pressure-lowering medicine, antifungal medicines, and antibiotics along with Telmikind AM 80 tablet.
  • Concomitant use of this medicine and painkillers should be avoided as it may impair kidney functions.
  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are lithium, water pills, and immunosuppressants like cyclosporin.

Interactions with food items

  • You should avoid taking grapefruit juice with this medicine.
  • It is advised to avoid high potassium-containing foods like spinach and potatoes.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Telmikind Am 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store Telmikind AM 80 tablets at room temperature protected from light and moisture.
  • Keep away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Telmikind Am 80mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose may include a drop in blood pressure and dizziness. If you think you have taken an excess of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Telmikind AM 80 tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. ...
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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: Can potassium supplements be taken along with Telmikind AM 80 tablet?

  • Telmikind AM 80 tablet is known to increase blood potassium levels. So it is advised not to take any supplements containing potassium or potassium salts with this medicine.
  • Doctors may also ask for regular tests to determine blood potassium during the treatment.

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).
  • 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: Can I take Telmikind AM 80 tablet on an empty stomach?

A: Telmikind AM 80 tablet should be taken as directed by the doctor. It can be taken with or without food.

Q: What are some other precautions I should take during the treatment?

A: Sometimes it could lead to lightheadedness when you get up slowly from a lying position. You may also experience swelling in your ankle area, in such a situation you could raise your legs a little while sleeping, by keeping a pillow underneath.

Q: What is Telmikind AM 80 used for?

A: Telmikind AM 80 tablet is used for the treatment and management of high blood pressure.

Q: For how long should I take Telmikind AM 80?

A: Telmikind AM 80 tablets should be taken in the exact dose and frequency as prescribed by your doctor. Your doctor will advise you on how long you should continue to take this medicine. Do not stop taking this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
TELMIKIND
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/11/2023
Last Updated on: 22 Apr 2022 | 12:13 PM (IST)
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