FAQs ABOUT TELVAS CT LS TABLET
What is TELVAS CT LS TABLET used for?
TELVAS CT LS TABLET is used to treat essential hypertension (high blood pressure) in affected individuals when monotherapy with chlorthalidone or telmisartan becomes inadequate to control the condition.
How does TELVAS CT LS TABLET works?
TELVAS CT LS TABLET helps to lower blood pressure, whereas telmisartan works by blocking angiotensin (a hormone responsible for regulating blood pressure and maintaining fluid balance in the body) which leads to the relaxation of blood vessels and chlorthalidone works by removing extra water and certain electrolytes from the body which leads to relaxation of blood pressure and improved blood flow thus reducing high blood pressure in affected individuals.
How TELVAS CT LS TABLET is taken?
Take TELVAS CT LS TABLET as advised by your physician. Swallow the medicine with a glass of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending on your age, body weight and disease condition.
What are the side effects of TELVAS CT LS TABLET?
The most common side effects of taking TELVAS CT LS TABLET are back pain, sore throat, nausea, abdominal pain, indigestion, diarrhoea, and/or headache. Consult your doctor if any of these symptoms worsen.
What happens if you take more TELVAS CT LS TABLET than the required dose?
If you or anyone else accidentally take too much of TELVAS CT LS TABLET, consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital. Overdose symptoms are low blood pressure, dizziness, fast heart rate, slow heart rate, nausea, sleeplessness, hypovolaemia (low blood volume), and electrolyte imbalances (associated with irregular heartbeat and muscle spasms).