Irbez 150/Irbez 300

Irbez 150/Irbez 300 Contraindications

irbesartan

Manufacturer:

Unison

Distributor:

JustRight Healthcare
Full Prescribing Info
Contraindications
Except under special circumstances, this medication should not be used when the following medical problems exists: Hypersensitivity to Irbesartan.
Risk-benefit should be considered when the following medical problems exist: Congestive heart failure, severe (therapy with angiotensin receptor antagonists in these patients, who may be especially susceptible to changes in the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system, has been associated with oliguria, azotemia, acute renal failure, and/or death).
Dehydration (sodium or volume depletion, due to excessive perspiration, vomiting, diarrhea, prolonged diuretic therapy, dialysis, or dietary salt restriction) (a reduction in salt or fluid volume may increase the risk of symptomatic hypotension).
Renal artery stenosis, unilateral or bilateral or; Renal function impairment (increase in serum creatinine or BUN concentrations have occurred in patients with unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis who were treated with ACE inhibitors and a similar effect may occur with Irbesartan treatment; therapy with angiotensin receptor-antagonists in patients susceptible to changes in the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system, such as patients with severe congestive heart failure, has been associated with oliguria, progressive azotemia, acute renal failure, and/or death).
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