Brand Name: Macard AH
Compositions: Telmisartan 40 mg, Amlodipine 5 & Hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg Tablets
Telmisartan + Amlodipine & Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets comes under the branding Macard AH. It is a group of Amlodipine, Telmisartan, and Hydrochlorothiazide which are antihypertensive formulations. Telmisartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker and is used by blocking the action of certain substances that are responsible for tightening the blood vessels.
Telmisartan + Amlodipine & Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets allows the blood to flow more smoothly and makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the human body. Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker and works by widening and relaxing the blood vessels. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic and its function is to remove extra water and certain electrolytes from the body through urine. It helps to lower high blood pressure thus Decreasing the chances of future heart attack and stroke.
For how long can patients' Telmisartan + Amlodipine & Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets be taken?
It can be safely taken as long as your doctor has prescribed it to you. life-long conditions such as high blood pressure, one should not abruptly discontinue it without discussing it with a doctor.
Can I take medicine on my own?
Taking it on your own can cause unwanted side effects. Telmisartan + Amlodipine & Hydrochlorothiazide is a prescribed drug, given by a physician for preventing specific medical conditions.