ANGIZAAR AT Tablet 10's


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Atenolol 50mg+Losartan 50mg
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Drug Information for ANGIZAAR AT Tablet 10's

What is Atenolol + Losartan combination used for?

Atenolol + Losartan combination tablet is used for the treatment of hypertension.

Atenolol + Losartan combination may also be prescribed for other conditions as determined by the doctor.

How does Atenolol + Losartan combination work?

Atenolol + Losartan combination belongs to the class of drugs called anti-hypertensive drugs. Atenolol acts by blocking the activity of certain chemicals in the body, thereby decreasing the heart rate and blood pressure. Therefore, it helps in lowering the blood pressure.

Losartan acts by relaxing and widening the blood vessels, thereby easing the blood flow. Thus, it helps to decrease the blood pressure.

How to take Atenolol + Losartan combination?

The dosage and the drug form depend on the age, weight and medical condition of an individual. Take Atenolol + Losartan combination tablet as prescribed by your doctor.

  • Swallow the tablet Do not crush or chew the tablet.

If you miss a dose of Atenolol + Losartan combination, please take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose to make up for the missed dose.

What are the drugs that interact with Atenolol + Losartan combination?

Drugs that interact with Atenolol + Losartan combination include the following:

  • Amiloride
  • Aminophylline
  • Clobazam
  • Codeine
  • Dexamethasone
  • Diclofenac
  • Diltiazem
  • Enalapril
  • Levodopa
  • Verapamil

This is not a comprehensive list of drug interactions. Consult your doctor to know more about other possible drug interactions.

What are the side effects of Atenolol + Losartan combination?

The following are the most common side effects of Atenolol + Losartan combination:

  • Headache
  • Seizures
  • Shortness of breath
  • Slurred speech
  • Tightness in chest

The following are the severe side effects and you may require immediate medical attention:

  • Bleeding gums
  • Blurred vision
  • Loss of appetite
  • Severe skin rashes
  • Swelling or puffiness of face

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Please consult your doctor to know more about other possible side effects.

What special precautions should be followed while taking Atenolol + Losartan combination?

  • Avoid consumption of alcohol as it may alter the absorption of Atenolol + Losartan combination.
  • Avoid taking the medicine if you are allergic to Atenolol + Losartan combination or similar drugs.
  • Do not exceed the dose prescribed by the doctor.
  • Keep the medication out of reach of children.

You are advised not to take Atenolol + Losartan combination if

  • it has passed the expiry date of the medicine printed on the pack.
  • the foil or packaging is torn or shows signs of tampering or there is discolouration.

What should you tell your doctor before taking Atenolol + Losartan combination?

  • Tell your doctor if you have any history of congestive heart failure and liver or kidney disorder.
  • Inform the doctor if you are taking any other drugs, OTC medications, herbal products or nutritional supplements.

Frequently Asked Questions about Atenolol + Losartan combination

  1. Should I follow any special dietary instructions while taking Atenolol + Losartan combination?
  2. Yes, it is advised to follow a low-salt diet for better blood pressure management.

  3. Do I need to be monitored for any laboratory parameters while taking Atenolol + Losartan combination
  4. Yes, it is advised to monitor blood pressure, electrolyte levels and heart rate while taking Atenolol + Losartan combination.

  5. Is it safe to take Atenolol + Losartan combination during pregnancy?
  6. Avoid taking Atenolol + Losartan combination during pregnancy or breastfeeding because the safe use of the drug is not yet established. However, consult the doctor before starting the medication.

  7. Is it common to experience diarrhoea while taking Atenolol + Losartan combination?
  8. Diarrhoea is a common side effect of Atenolol + Losartan combination. It is advised to prefer fibre-rich diet to counter constipation while taking Atenolol + Losartan combination.

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