|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Offer|
|30 Tablet/s||US$ 0.44||US$ 13.11||
|60 Tablet/s||US$ 0.44||US$ 26.20||
|90 Tablet/s||US$ 0.44||US$ 39.31||
|US Brand Name||Micardis|
Telma 40 mg is used in the treatment of hypertension, chest pain and heart attack. It contains Telmisartan, an angiotensin receptor antagonist and is an important medication given in heart associated conditions. The drug gets bind with an angiotensin receptor antagonist and induces actions like:
- Relaxes blood vessels and aids in smooth blood flow
- Decreases workload of the heart
- Improves survival and prevents heart attack
- Reduces hospitalization and improve symptoms
Take Telmisartan as per doctor’s recommendation.
Telma 40 is used once daily and can be taken before or after a meal. The best way to take medicine simultaneously is to show the best results and helps to remember when to take the drug. For best results, it is important to take the medication as instructed by your doctor. Abrupt discontinuation of medicine can cause adverse reactions. So before stopping the drug intake, always consult a doctor first. Do not make any changes to your dosing regimen unless approved by your doctor; otherwise, you may have side effects that could be life-threatening. An overdose may cause you to experience dizziness, headache shakiness, red skin rash, nausea, fatigue, vomiting, and rapid heart rate. For rapid results, void missing a dose.
You should not take Telma 40 mg if you are allergic to Telmisartan, have hypotension or low blood pressure, congestive heart failure or aortic stenosis, kidney disease or dialysis, angioedema, high levels of electrolytes, liver problems, or have other heart problems. Avoid taking the drug if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding. Dehydration, sweating, and vomiting increase the risk of low blood pressure, so always consult your doctor. Telmisartan passes into breast milk and may cause fetal damage. Be sure to monitor your blood pressure levels regularly. You must inform your doctor about the drugs you are taking to date. Give a complete list of prescription or non-prescription drugs and any other disease conditions. This helps to avoid drug interactions that can be dangerous. Avoid drugs such as furosemide, hydrochlorothiazide and other diuretics, spironolactone, triamterene, potassium supplements, lisinopril, ramipril and other ace inhibitors, celecoxib, and indomethacin, aliskiren, digoxin, and lithium.
Commonly reported side effects of Telma 40 mg are headache, sinus pain, back pain and diarrhoea. Serious side effects which need medical attention include swelling of mouth, face, lips and throat, anxiety, irregular heartbeat, fever and chills, slurred speech, fainting, light-headedness, dizziness, unexplained weight gain, vision-related problems, painful urination, confusion, depression, numbness, tremors, and tingling sensation.