FAQs ABOUT CORTEL LN TABLET
What to do if I miss to take a dose of CORTEL LN TABLET?
You should take CORTEL LN TABLET immediately when you remember. If it is time for your next dose skip the missed dose and follow your regular dose schedule. Do not double the dose to match up your missed dose.
For how long should I take CORTEL LN TABLET?
You should continue taking CORTEL LN TABLET unless your doctor tells you to stop the medicine. Blood pressure medicines will be usually taken for lifetime to prevent complications due to high blood pressure. Your doctor may change treatment with other hypertensive drug, if you do not attain effective therapeutic outcome with CORTEL LN TABLET.
Can CORTEL LN TABLET be taken during pregnancy?
CORTEL LN TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant women. If you think you may be pregnant or planning to get pregnant, consult your doctor before taking this medicine. Inform your doctor immediately if you get pregnant during treatment with CORTEL LN TABLET.
Can CORTEL LN TABLET be used in elderly patients?
Yes, CORTEL LN TABLET should be used with caution in elderly patients (above 65 years of age). Your doctor may initiate the treatment with the lowest effective dose which may prevent the risk of increased side effects. Consult your doctor before taking CORTEL LN TABLET.
Is CORTEL LN TABLET safe to use in patients with kidney problems?
CORTEL LN TABLET should be used with caution in patients with chronic renal insufficiency. It should be used with caution in patients with impaired kidney function, bilateral renal artery stenosis or stenosis of the artery to a single functioning kidney. Consult your doctor before taking CORTEL LN TABLET.