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Can telmisartan (micardis) cause side effects?

Can telmisartan (micardis) cause side effects?

Yes: Any drug can cause side effects. However, you'll only know if you'll suffer from them if you take the drug. Therefore, only take medications when the potential for benefit exceeds the risk for side effects. Check out the following for more information re telmisartan's potential side effects: http://www.Drugs.Com/sfx/telmisartan-side-effects.Html. ...Read more

Dr. Ira Katz
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Telmisartan (Definition)

Telmisartan is an angiotensin II blocker which is a kind of blood ...Read more


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Telmisartan ( micardis) side effects?

Telmisartan ( micardis) side effects?

Generally well: Tolerated. Side effects include: low blood pressure, lightheadedness, kidney impairment, elevated potassium, back pain, diarrhea. Less common is angioedema and rarely anaphylaxis. ...Read more

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How should I get rid of cefuroxime side effects. ?

How should I get rid of cefuroxime  side effects. ?

Which effects?: Predominantly gi, with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Generally just stop taking the drug. ...Read more

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Which is better drug amlodipine or telmisartan for controlling BP with less side effects.

Which is better drug amlodipine or telmisartan for controlling BP with less side effects.

BP med side effect: Some once a day BP meds may put too much medication into the body quickly causing - dividing the dose into half twice a day or taking with food helps. Potential class side effects include: beta-blockers: fatigue, wheezing , breathlessness, depression; calcium blockers: fluid retention; acei: cough (also rarely for arbs), diuretics: cramps, low potassium or magnesium; all: sexual dysfunction. ...Read more

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What are telmisartan 40 mg & rampiril 5 mg tablets effects & side effects?

What are telmisartan 40 mg & rampiril 5 mg tablets effects & side effects?

Side effects: Ramipril (r) is a member of the angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor class of anti-hypertensives. Telmisartan (t) is a member of the angiotension receptor blocker class of anti-hypertensives. Both reduce blood pressure and proteinuria. The major side effect of r is a cough and angioneurotic edema. Drugs of the t class have fewer side effects and are better tolerated in some patients than r. ...Read more

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Which gives less side effects, telmisartan or olmasartan, I have been taking 20mg of telmisartan and have developed a chest/throat complaint.

Which gives less side effects, telmisartan or olmasartan, I have been taking 20mg of telmisartan and have developed a chest/throat complaint.

The same: I do not believe there is any significant difference in the side effect profile. Could this be related to the pill / capsule getting stuck in the throat? Maybe take with food? ...Read more

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Telmisartan effects & side effects?

Telmisartan effects & side effects?

Micardis (telmisartan): Is an angiotensin ii receptor antagonist. (arb) very effective BP agent with very few side effects. ...Read more

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Telmisartan ( micardis) side effects?

Generally well: Tolerated. Side effects include: low blood pressure, lightheadedness, kidney impairment, elevated potassium, back pain, diarrhea. Less common is angioedema and rarely anaphylaxis. ...Read more

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Can telmisartan (micardis) cause side effects?

Yes: Any drug can cause side effects. However, you'll only know if you'll suffer from them if you take the drug. Therefore, only take medications when the potential for benefit exceeds the risk for side effects. Check out the following for more information re telmisartan's potential side effects: http://www.Drugs.Com/sfx/telmisartan-side-effects.Html. ...Read more

Dr. William Singer
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Micardis (Definition)

Micardis is an angiotensin II blocker which is a kind of blood ...Read more