Olmesar 20 Mg
Olmesar 20 Mg is an angiotensin receptor blocker. It is also called an angiotensin-II receptor antagonist, or an AIIRA. You will have been prescribed olmesartan because your blood pressure is too high (hypertension). People with high blood pressure often do not feel unwell but, if left untreated, high blood pressure can harm the heart and damage blood vessels.
Olmesan 20 Mg works by blocking the effect of a substance in your body called angiotensin II. Angiotensin II causes your blood vessels to narrow, so by blocking its effect, olmesartan allows your blood vessels to relax and widen. As this happens, the pressure within your blood vessels is reduced.
Drug = Olmesar
Strength = 20 Mg
Manufacturer = Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
How To Take
Take Olmesar 20 Mg in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Olmesar 20 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
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Unusual tiredness and weakness
Blood in urine
Swelling of feet or lower legs
Acid or sour stomach
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart failure, kidney disease; or rapid swelling (edema) of the dermis, subcutaneous tissue, neonates, mucosa and submucosal tissues.
It may cause your blood pressure to drop too low, especially after your first dose. So, it is advisable to take the first dose in hospital with the presence of your doctor, he can see how you react to this medication.
Olmesar 20 Mg is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidney problems. Olmesar 20 Mg belongs to a class of drugs called angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs). It works by relaxing blood vessels so that blood can flow more easily.