Cilzec/Cilzec Plus

Cilzec/Cilzec Plus

telmisartan

telmisartan + hydrochlorothiazide

Manufacturer:

Mega Lifesciences

Distributor:

Maxxcare
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per Cilzec tab Telmisartan. Per Cilzec Plus tab Telmisartan 40 mg, hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg
Dosage/Direction for Use
Cilzec 40 mg once daily. Dose range: 20-80 mg. Cilzec Plus Once daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Telmisartan: Hypersensitivity. Biliary obstructive disorders. Severe hepatic & impairment. Pregnancy & lactation. Hydrochlorothiazide: Hypersensitivity to thiazides or derivatives of sulfonamides.
Special Precautions
Correct intravascular vol- or Na depletion prior to treatment. Perform periodic determinations of electrolyte & fluid imbalance. Diabetic patients. Renal & hepatic impairment, progressive liver disease. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn & elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Cilzec Back pain, sinusitis, diarrhea, pharyngitis; dyspepsia, myalgia, UTI, abdominal pain, headache, dizziness, pain, fatigue, coughing, HTN, chest pain, nausea, peripheral edema. Cilzec Plus Pain, headache, cough, UTI; back pain, dyspepsia, vomiting, tachycardia, hypokalemia, bronchitis, pharyngitis, rash, postural hypotension, abdominal pain.
Drug Interactions
Telmisartan: Digoxin, lithium, ramipril, ramiprilat. Hydrochlorothiazide: Alcohol, barbiturates or narcotics, antidiabetic agents, cholestyramine, colestipol resins, corticosteroids, ACTH, norepinephrine, tubocurarine, lithium, NSAIDs.
ATC Classification
C09CA07 - telmisartan ; Belongs to the class of angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs). Used in the treatment of cardiovascular disease.
C09DA07 - telmisartan 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
Cilzec Plus tab 40 mg/12.5 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
Form
Cilzec tab 20 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
Form
Cilzec tab 40 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
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