Twynsta Forums

Recently active Twynsta forums and community discussion threads. Post your question or story about Twynsta and connect with others who have experience with the same medications. No registration is required and your identity remains anonymous.

of 1     New Thread    RSS Feed
Twynsta 80mg/10mg

Can Twynsta 80mg/10mg be cut in half and taken as you would Twynsta 40mg/5mg? ## The prescribing information for Twynsta directs that they should be swallowed whole, not cut, crushed or chewed. There are several reasons this may be necessary, they may have some type of time release mechanism, or they may be very irritating to the gastro-intestinal system. Learn more Twynsta details here. You may want to double check with your pharmacist to be certain, but usually when they say that, there is some reason that it isn't advisable to do so. Are there any other questions or comments? ## Can Twynsta (Telmisartan 80mg + Amlodipine 10mg) be cut in half and taken as 40mg/5mg?

Vastarel MR with Cipralex and Twynsta

I am male, 31 years old, 188cm/6.2 with 110kg... I have had hypertension for 5 years taking twynsta 80/5 and cipralex 20 mg.... My doctor recently added the medicine Vastarel MR twice a day cause I have sudden cardiac spasms.... Is there any interaction with these medications? Regards

Cough for 5 months

I started taking Coveram last December 2017 and after 1 week i developed cough which I find very disturbing. The effect of it was exemplary and just maintained my BP but the cough is really my concern. Just this March, my follow up check up, I talked to my Doctor and raised my concern regarding the cough. He changed my anti hypertensive medications to Twynsta. Until now my cough does not go away. What can be the possible reason for this? I am taking Vitamin C daily and maintained my hydration. Please help. ## Coeram contains Perindopril and Amlodipine, and Twynsta contains Telmisartan and Amlodipine, and according to NIH reports, the Amlodipine is notorious for causing a dry cough as a side effect. The problem is that once that cough starts, it usually doesn't go away, so my best gu...

Twynsta doubts

I am going to be starting twynsta 80/5mg from tomorrow. My concerns are will this medicine cause weight gain or other dangerous side effects? I am under 30 yr old n It's quite unclear as different websites r showing different side effects and some are making me very worried. Wld b v gr8full if someone answers my question ## Does twynsta cause skin rash and allergy like small red goosebumps which are also itchy? What are the most concerning side effects??? ## This medication is most commonly used to treat high blood pressure, and the NIH lists its most common side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination, and hypotension. It may also be used to treat some cardiac conditions. If you are experiencing a skin rash and hives, you might be allergic to ...

Is Twnysta Contraindicated to Primolut N

I am experiencing heavy bleeding for 3 weeks Last 2008 I was diagnosed of PCOS.I have an irregular menses every 3 months.I went to the OB gyne and she prescribed me Primolut N twice a day for 3 weeks.I am taking twynsta because of my High blood pressure.Is it ok to take Primolut N it will not interfere for my blood pressure thanks ## Hello, Trina! How are you? It shouldn't, but it would be best to double check with your regular doctor to be certain. The U.S. FDA lists the typical side effects of Primolut N as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache and irritability. Is there anything else I can help with?

Increased BP with Twynsta 80/10

I am taking Twynsta 80/10 and my BP has been 120/80 for some time, but recently, I found that it increased to 140 over 100. But is Twynsta responsible for this? ## Hello, Dappyson! How are you? It is doubtful that the medication has caused the elevation. As listed by the U.S. FDA it is more prone to cause drops in blood pressure, as well as nausea, dizziness and increased urination. What were the circumstances under which you checked your blood pressure? It can vary throughout the day, due to activity levels, foods you've eaten, other medications you take and etc. How often has it been elevated at those numbers?

painful swelling above knee twynsta

Thought I must have bumped my knee, as it was a little stiff and sore 2 days ago, but I didn't bump it on anything I recall. Yesterday, it increased to the point of not being able to bend it without extreme pain, and swelling has come on. Took 2 panadol, and the pain receded, if I didn't move it. Today it is worse, and I can't do almost anything. It's a painful struggle to get to the toilet, and sitting is out of the question. I am stuck on my bed for the greater part. If I move it at all, it takes around an hour for the pain to back off. There is a round pink blotch the size of a 50-cent piece slightly above the knee-cap, but I can gently move the kneecap with hand without a problem or pain. Severe pain when bending the knee, and then for hours after, or the pain gets wors

swollen feet twynsta

I have been on third medicine fir high blood pressure. My feet are swollen. I'm a Teacher and on my feet all day. They are very painful. I went to the dr he said all my levels wad fine and the swelling is normal. I have a transplant and I know this medicine is causing weight gain and swelling. My insurance recently changed me to the generic of twynsta aldopine. ## Hello, Sweeeladyi5! How are you? I am very sorry about the problem that you're having. If the swelling is that bad, then your doctor should switch you to a different medication. There are quite a few others available that you can try that may not cause you such a side effect. I'd suggest asking him about trying something different. Is there anything else I can help with?


i've been taking twynsta and my ankles and feet have started to swell up will that go away anytime soon, or should i go back to my lisinopril which didnt cause swelling ## Hello, Darlene! How are you doing? I'm sorry about the problem that you're having. No, you need to have this checked out by your doctor, as it could be the sign of a dangerous side effect and you will likely need to switch to a different medication. Why was your medication changed? What have your blood pressure levels been?

i am taking twynsta and adco bisocor is this wise

I am taking Twynsta and Adco Bisocor , is this wise ? ## Hello, Pat! How are you? Has your doctor prescribed both medications? They can safely be taken together, if appropriate. This is often done when someone has treatment resistant hypertension or it was just found to be very high and needs to be brought down quickly.

Twynsta 80/10 blood pressure medicine

can Twynsta 80/10 be cut in half and taken as Twynsta 40/5 ? ## From the information I've found, it seems that the tablets should not be cut, the advisory information says they should be swallowed whole. Usually this means that the medications is either time released, or there is some special coating to help prevent damage that it may due to the linings of your gastro-intestinal system. Learn more Twynsta details here. Have you asked your pharmacist?


Discuss Twynsta

No registration needed.
Simply fill out the form below.

Discuss: Twynsta

What are the main keywords of your topic?



Required to start a new discussion.

5) Text Verification: *
Prevents SPAM.

Show Verification Text

with the privacy policy (20210315).

This form will be submitted securely
Privacy policy cookies information


Discussion Thread Guidelines: Any participation in the discussion threads signifies your agreement with the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. (1) Act civilized and be respectful towards others. No profanity, vulgarity or lewd / suggestive content is allowed. (2) Posts encouraging, facilitating, or seeking advice about the abuse of medications or other substances are prohibited. (3) Personal contact information (such as telephone numbers, email addresses, etc) is not allowed to appear on our discussion threads. (4) We do not allow our forums to be used for buying, selling, trading, or for the promotion of a product or service. (5) Posting external links to other web sites is not allowed without our prior approval. (6) We reserve the right to edit or remove content which we find objectionable to the community at our sole discretion.

Note: All times displayed are GMT - 7.

This information has been independently compiled and is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice from a qualified healthcare professional; nor is it intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For more details please see the Medical Disclaimer. This page was last updated on 12 March 2019.

We are committed to your privacy.

Copyright © 2005-2021 All Rights Reserved. MedsChat® is a registered trademark of Limelight Innovations L.L.C. 9888 W Belleview Ave #5000, Denver, CO, 80123, USA