Blopress Plus

Blopress Plus

candesartan + hydrochlorothiazide

Manufacturer:

Takeda
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Candesartan cilexetil 16 mg, hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg
Indications/Uses
HTN in patients whose BP is inadequately controlled on candesartan or hydrochlorothiazide alone.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Severe renal impairment (CrCl <30 mL/min); severe hepatic impairment or cholestasis; refractory hypokalemia & hypercalcemia; gout. Pregnancy & lactation.
Special Precautions
Unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis, severe renal disease, patients w/ intravascular vol or Na-depletion, impaired hepatic function or progressive liver disease, SLE. Periodic determinations of serum electrolytes recommended.
Adverse Reactions
Upper resp tract infections, back pain, flu-like symptoms, dizziness, headache.
Drug Interactions
Alcohol, barbiturates, narcotics, antidiabetic drugs, other antihypertensives, cholestyramine & colestipol resins, corticosteroids, pressor amines, non-depolarizing skeletal muscle relaxants, lithium, NSAIDs.
ATC Classification
C09DA06 - candesartan and diuretics ; Belongs to the class of angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) in combination with diuretics. Used in the treatment of cardiovascular disease.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Blopress Plus tab
Packing/Price
14's (Rp210,000/pak)
Register or sign in to continue
Asia's one-stop resource for medical news, clinical reference and education
Sign up for free
Already a member? Sign in