Angizaar/Angizaar-H

Angizaar/Angizaar-H

losartan + hydrochlorothiazide

losartan

Manufacturer:

Micro Labs

Distributor:

Zizawa Healthcare
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per Angizaar tab Losartan K. Per Angizaar-H tab Losartan K 50 mg, hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg
Indications/Uses
Treatment of HTN, alone or in combination w/ other antihypertensives. Treatment of heart failure.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Starting dose: 50 mg once daily. Patients w/ possible depletion of intravascular vol, patients on diuretics & w/ hepatic impairment Angizaar 25 mg once daily. Total daily dose range: 25-100 mg once or bd.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Special Precautions
Monitor serum K in elderly & in renal impairment. Correct vol-depletion during therapy. CHF. Cirrhotic patients. Unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis. Adjust dose for insulin or oral hypoglycaemic agents in diabetic patients. Pregnancy. Lactation. Childn <18 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Diarrhoea, angina, arrhythmias. Angizaar-H Dyspepsia, myalgia, edema, dizziness, insomnia & headache.
Drug Interactions
Cimetidine, phenobarb. K-sparing diuretics (do not use). Angizaar-H Lithium.
MIMS Class
Angiotensin II Antagonists / Diuretics
ATC Classification
C09DA01 - losartan and diuretics ; Belongs to the class of angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) in combination with diuretics. Used in the treatment of cardiovascular disease.
C09CA01 - losartan ; Belongs to the class of angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs). Used in the treatment of cardiovascular disease.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Angizaar film-coated tab 50 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
Form
Angizaar-H film-coated tab
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
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