What is Olmezest Ch?
Olmezest Ch Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of High Blood Pressure, Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Diabetes With Kidney Failure, Hypertension, Edema and other conditions.
Olmezest Ch Tablet contains Chlorthalidone, and Olmesartan as active ingredients.
Olmezest Ch Tablet works by relaxing and narrowing the blood vessels; increasing elimination of the excess water from body;
Detailed information related to Olmezest Ch Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Olmezest Ch Tablet Uses
Olmezest Ch Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- High Blood Pressure
- Heart Attack
- Heart Failure
- Diabetes With Kidney Failure
- Diabetes Insipidus
- Pregnancy Toxaemia
- Premenstrual Tension
Olmezest Ch Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Olmezest Ch Tablet improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Relaxing and narrowing the blood vessels.
- Increasing elimination of the excess water from body.
Olmezest Ch Tablet – Composition and Active Ingredients
Olmezest Ch Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Olmesartan (20 MG)
- Chlorthalidone (12.5 MG)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Olmezest Ch Tablet – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Olmezest Ch Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious.
Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Sore Throat
- Sensation Of Pressure
- Chest Pain In Abdomen
- Pain Or Swelling Of Joints
If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
Olmezest Ch Tablet – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Avoid drinking alcohol
- Avoid drinking of alcohol while consuming the drug
- Avoid getting dehydrated during exercise and in hot weather
- Consult your doctor if suffering from angioedema, hoarseness and difficulty in swallowing
- Consult your doctor in case of existing fluid and electrolyte disturbances, hepatic cirrhosis, severe heart failure, hyperuricemia, mild to moderate renal impairment
- Do not chew the tablet
Olmezest Ch Tablet – Drug Interactions
If you take other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Olmezest Ch Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Olmezest Ch Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
- Angiotensin receptor antagonist
- Lithium drugs
- Magnesium hydroxide
- Sodium phosphate
Olmezest Ch Tablet Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Olmezest Ch Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Olmezest Ch Tablet should not be taken if you have the following conditions:
- Addison’s disease
- Preexisting hypercalcaemia
- Renal Impairment
- Renovascular hypertension
- Severe allergy
- Severe hepatic impairment
- Severe renal impairment or anuria