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Safest ACE Inhibitor

What is the safest ace inhibitor with the least bad side effects? I currently take Lisinopril and have discovered that it has some possible scary side effects. ## Hello, Cathy! How are you? There really isn't any one that is considered safer than the others, most side effects are common among the various medications in this class. The FDA lists them as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination, lowered heart rate, and hypotension. What side effects did you read about that scared you? It is really a matter of trying various medications to find one that works for you, without making your miserable from side effects. Are you on any other medications? ## I have been on Lisinipril for 10 years and I’m sure some of the side effects I have blamed on other me...

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Telma 40 and Telma CT40

What is the difference between Telma 40 and Telma CT40? Effectivity wise, is Telma CT40 better than Telma 40? Which is more effective? What are the side effects of Telma 40 and Telma CT40? ## The active ingredients are different. Telma CT contains Telmisartan and Chlorthalidone, while Telma only contains Telmisartan. The U.S. FDA lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination, hypotension, and dehydration. Efficacy depends on which one works better for you. Which has your doctor instructed you to take? ## Can I take Telma CT 40 mg or Telma 40 mg at night? My doctor has advised me this. Does it lead to frequent urination at night?

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side effects of eritel 40

Hi I am 42 years and i am in Dubai and running hipper BP. I was using Amlong 5 mg and the tablets got exhausted and my friend whom having the same problem and using Eritel 40.... Can i use the tablet for the time being to control my BP pls? ## I am 61 years old. I am using Eritel -40 mg (Telmisartan) for the last 6 years, due my BP. Further no BP noticed, but I am still using the medicine. My doctor told me dont stop. My doubt is whether there is any chance of side effect due to this medication for a long time? If so what are the chances? ## These are different medications, since Eritel contains Telmisartan, while they are both used to treat high blood pressure and certain cardiac conditions, you should take the medication your PCP has instructed you to take. The NIH lists the typical s...

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Telma 20 Difference Between 40

telma 20 or telma 40 which tab is power full? ## The higher dosage, the 20 is a 20mg Telma tablet and the 40 is a 40mg Telma tablet. But the operative question is, which one has your doctor told you to take? Telmisartan is most commonly used to treat high blood pressure and certain cardiac conditions. Taking too much can be dangerous, as it could lower your blood pressure and heart rate too much. Learn more Telma details here. ## I am 70+ so is telma 20 or telma 40 mg tablet should be used regularly to maintain my blood pressure. ## My BP is 160/110 and pulse rate 110. Dr prescribed Telma H 40 mg but there is no improvement found. BP and please rate remain varying within the previous range. Please suggest what medicine should I take.

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Telma 80 side effects

I was taking telma 40 before due to b.p. problems and my doctor advised telma 80. Does it have any side effects? ## All medications carry the risk of causing side effects. Telmisartan is most commonly used to control high blood pressure. Side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and headache. Read more: Do you have any questions? ## By changing from T40 to T80, I had problem of Loose motion, filling gas in intestines and every two hours passing motion. After changing over to T40 I am perfectly O K ## I was suffering from high BP. As per doctor, I am taking Telma 80H,Metpure XL25, stamlo 2.5 and minipress 5 along with other medicines.What precautions should I take? ## I am using telma 40 bd for four months but bp of upperside always 150 or 160 150/90 or 160/90 what is the r...

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Hydrochlorothiazide and Telmisartanside side effects

My mother is 85 and takes co-pritor. she had a constant irritation in her throat and starts coughing so much that she cannot hold a conversation. Is this a side effect of Hydrochlorothiazide and Telmisartan? ## Hello, Celeste! How is your mother doing? Yes, it is most likely due to the Telmisartan in this and once that cough usually starts, it doesn't go away. She'll most likely need to switch to a different medication. Are there any other questions or concerns? ## can telemisarten cause kidney damage and decrease in GFR ..I have a transplanted kidney and GFR is decreasing

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telmisartan bp

I am advised by doctor to take 80 mg telmisartan + 5mg amlodipine for hypertension. But due to unavailability of 80 mg telmisartan I was advised to take 40mg telmisartan+ 5 mg amlodipine morning and 40 mg telmisartan at evening. After taking split dose of telmisartan 40 mg morning and evening I am feeling strange and anxious and unable to sleep smoothly following two three days. What may be the problem?

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telmisartan 80mg and chlorthalidone 12.5 mg side effects

I am using this for past 9 months the above medicine(morning) and clinidipine 10mg at night my weight reduced nearly 7kgs and also at present borderline in blood sugar and my triglyceride also increased slightly. I think it is due to the medicines I am taking for asthma and BP. At present my BP 140/90. Any medications effectively reduces my BP without increasing bloodsugar/triglycerides level ## I am 65 years of age and I am taking telmekind H 80 mg and tab amdepin 5 mg 1 tab each daily in the morning for the last 5 years my BP is maintained but I am suffering from dry cough for the last 3-4 years. Is it the side effect of telnekind H 80 ## Sureah, can you please post back with more specifics regarding the names of all the medications you are taking? It is really hard to answer your que...

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TELMA 20 EFFECT

I am 45 years old having family history of hypertension. That's why my doctor advised to take telma 20 as 1-0-0 on daily basis. My BP is quite normal 120/80 whether I take the medicine or not. Only on account of family history I have been advised to take the tablet for life time as mentioned above. Is there any side effects? ## I have been taking telmisafe h (one tablet daily) and my B.P IS 125/80 NORMALLY AFTER TAKING IT, BUT I WANT TO KNOW IF IT IS SAFE FOR ME OR CAN I TAKE AN ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE OR LOWER MY DOSE OF THE SAME MEDICINE? My cholesterol is now normal and sugar levels are also within normal limits. I've been taking this medicine for the last year. Please advise me. I'm 48 years old. ## Hello, Rao! How are you? All medications carry the risk of causing side eff...

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Telmiget (40)

I have been taking this for the last 6 months. Please let me know the side effects of this medicine. ## Telmiget contains the active ingredient Telmisartan, which is an ARB that's most commonly used to treat high blood pressure and certain cardiac conditions. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and hypotension. Learn more Telmiget details here. Is there anything else I can help with? ## side effects if any for Telmiget 40 tablet ## Kindly let me know if I can take Telmiget 40 in place of Telma 40? If so, will there be any side effects?

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tazloc am side effects

My Dr prescribed me Tazloc AM for BP. My BP is 90/140. What is the side effect of this med and how long do I have to continue treatment? I am a badminton player attending matches. Is it advisable to play matches after having medicine at 9 PM? ## Hello, Sunu! How are you? Tazloc-AM contains the active ingredients Telmisartan and Amlodipine, it's used to help lower high blood pressure. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach irritation. Learn more Telmisartan details here. Learn more Amlodipine details here. And you may have to continue medications for life, to keep your blood pressure under control. There is no cure for hypertension. As to the activity, you should be able to play without a problem, unless your doctor has instructed you not to. Are there any o...

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tazloc 40 side effects

Side effects of tazlok am 40 ## FYi, Last One years taken Tazolc Trio 40 mg tablet every day one. My BP maintain 130/80. Could you mention can i decreased dosage of Trio 40 mg low dosage. Is there Low Dosage Tazoc Trio Tablet. Could you mention. ## Hello, Suresh! How are you? Tazloc-AM contains the active ingredients Telmisartan and Amlodipine and it may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache, cough, hypotension and stomach pain. Madeswarn, no, decreasing it without your doctor's approval would not be a good idea. There is no cure for high blood pressure, so if the medication is the only thing keeping yours at normal levels, then it could become elevated again, if you lower the dosage. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I have been using Tazloc ct 40 for 2 y...

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Telma 80 H

Does it have any dryness effect on the nose/sinuses? ## Telm-H contains the active ingredients Telmisartan and Hydrochlorothiazide and is most commonly used to treat high blood pressure and other cardiac conditions. The Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic, that helps remove excess fluid from the body, so yes, it may cause some dryness in various areas. You may also experience other side effects, such as: dizziness, headache and dehydration. Learn more: Are there any other comments or questions? ## I was advised to take Telma 80 H for my blood pressure for over a year. Now a new cardiologist has recommended Zilarbi 40 instead of Telma 80 H. Upon taking this, sometimes I get a very low and depressing feeling. I want to know what the difference is between these two medications and which one ...

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Maintaining Blood Pressure Levels On Bisopol 5mg + Telmisartan 40mg

Earlier my blood pressure was 140/110 average. I'm being treated with Bisopol 5mg + Telmisartan 40mg. Now my blood pressure is averaging 115/75. Is this normal or do i need to reduce my dosage? What should i do? ## Those are not levels that are usually considered dangerous, but are you experiencing any symptoms, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, or fainting? Generally, whether or not you experience such issues are the deciding factor as to what levels are too low for any given person, according to NIH studies. Are you on any other medications? ## So, what shall i do? shall i stop taking them or take a portion? Even without taking my reading is 128/80 average. ## So, what shall i do? shall i stop taking them or take a portion? Even without taking my reading is 128/80 average. Ye...

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Telma Am 40

Iam 53 years old iam using telm am 40 it is advisable to take control the bp . My bp is 140/80. any side effects for using telma am ## All medications carry the risk of side effects, even over the counter items. Telma AM contains the active ingredients Telmisartan and Amlodipine, it is commonly used to treat high blood pressure and cardiac conditions. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, headache and stomach pain. Learn more: Are there any other comments or questions? ## I am taking Telma am 40 since one year,but I am feeling no side effect till now. Last month I feel severe back pain I scaned found renal calculus in uretar, Doctor remove this by surgery. Itmay cause of taking Telma am 40. Please reply asearly as possible. ## I am usually using repace h for bloodpresure ...

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Telmisartan / Metoprolol Succinate

my blood pressure used to be 150/90 or 140/90. The doctor prescribed me Telmisartan BP 40mg & Metoprolol Succinate USP 25 mg about 3 months back. After 2 months BP came down to 120/80 but, now for the last one week I am facing severe gas problem in stomach & chest. On 17/05/2011 evening I had severe pain and consumed fruit salt (ENO), Pantoprazole+ Itopride& also (Colinol) a pain killer for stomach ache. But, they did not prove to be useful at all. Now since 20/05/2011 I am having chest & stomach pain due to gas every day although I am taking "Pantoprazole 40 mg & Domperidone IP 30 mg but, I am not getting any relief from pain. Please suggest me whether it is a side effect of Telmisartan or Metoprolol Succinate? ## In this case, it is more than likely being cause...

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Co Pritor Side Effects

Is it common to gain weight when you're on Co-Pritor? I have picked up 10 kg's since I started with the High blood medication. Your advice and help would be appreciated. ## Co-Pritor contains the active ingredients Telmisartan and Hydrochlorothiazide. From what I've read on each of those individual medications, neither of them list weight gain as a possible side effect. Interestingly enough, "loss of appetite" is listed as a side effect of Hydrochlorothiazide. And from my understanding of nutrition, when you eat a lot less than you're used to having (or not eating every few hours), your metabolism can slow down significantly in response to that. Especially if you're not getting enough exercise on a regular basis either. Have you made any dietary changes or no...

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what is telista-h and systel tablet used for?

My wife is suffering from high blood pressure and head swinging. She has been prescribed telista-h and systel. Would like to know more about these two drugs. ## Hi, Rish! How are you and your wife? Telista-H contains the active ingredients Telmisartan and Hydrochlorothiazide, this combination is most commonly used to help lower blood pressure. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, stomach pain, hypotension and dehydration. You can learn more Telmisartan details here and there are more Hydrochlorothiazide details here. Systel is listed as containing Prochlorperazine, which is most commonly used to treat nausea and vertigo, so it was likely prescribed for the dizziness that she's been experiencing. You can learn more Prochlorperazine details here. Its side effects may ...

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telma 40

What is this drug used for? ## Sorry, I cannot find any information on this. It is possible that Telma is simply an abbreviation, do you know the full drug name or could you perhaps post back with the markings from the pill itself? ## Telmisartan is reported as an ingredient of Telma in India. Telmisartanis used in the management of hypertension. To learn more click on the link below... Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do. ## Yeah, Crystal, thanks for finding something on this, much appreciated! ## My doctor prescribed Telma 40. I was taking Amlo-At. is telma 40 is equivalent to Amlo-At? My BP is 140/90 after taking AmloAt. thanks ## My blood pressure is in the range of 130/90. My doctor changed the medicine from telma 40 to telma 40h. What i...

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Telday

What is the use of telday 40? ## Telday contains the active ingredient Telmisartan, it is a ARB that is used to treat high blood pressure and cardiac conditions. Side effects could possibly include: nausea, dizziness, stomach pain and headache. Learn more: Are there any other questions? ## iam 43 year old and my b.p. is 140/90 after taking telday am 40 mg since 2 years. is there any side effect of taking this tablet. already i have giddiness, drowzy. and now i want to reduce my b.p. level to 130/80. which tablet you suggest? ## Teleday 40 is prescribed by my doctor and I want to know whether there are any side effects to the liver and kidneys as I have some problems in those areas at the moment. ## I am 66 yrs old taking one Telday 80 every day after breakfast. Being a hypertensive pati...

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