Telmisartan & Chlorthalidone Tablets

Telmisartan & Chlorthalidone Tablets

Brand Name: Macard 40C, 80C


Compositions: Telmisartan 40, 80 mg & Chlorthalidone 12.5 mg Tablets


Telmisartan & Chlorthalidone Tablets comes under the branding Macard 40c, 80c. It refers to the group of anti-hypertensive that is primarily used to treat hypertension. The medication is a combination of Telmisartan, it is an angiotensin receptor blocker that helps to relax and widen the blood vessels. Chlorthalidone is a diuretic that treats the absorption of over or increasing salt in the body, preventing fluid retention.


High blood is a lifetime chronic condition in which the blood pressure artery wall become to rise which can lead to heart problems. Telmisartan & Chlorthalidone Tablets lower blood pressure and stress the risk of any future heart attack, edema, and heart stroke. Besides this, it prevents excessive water and electrolytes from the body.


Medical Benefits

  • Works by relaxing and widening the blood vessels
  • Making the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body
  • It helps to lower high blood pressure, thus reducing the chances of future heart attack and stroke.
  • It prevents excessive water and electrolytes from the body through urine attack.

Direction For Use Telmisartan & Chlorthalidone Tablets 

  • Your doctor will advise how usually you take tablets based on your medical condition.
  • You can take the medicine with food or empty stomach.
  • It should be swallowed whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not break, chew or crush it.


  • keep all medication out of reach of children
  • Store in Cool Place
  • Store in Dry Place 
  • Away from sunlight

Side Effects of Telmisartan & Chlorthalidone Tablets

  • Dizziness
  • Feeling tired
  • Back pain
  • Cold/flu symptoms
  • Nausea
  • Skin ulcers
  • Diarrhoea


  • This medication should not be taken if you are breastfeeding.
  • Not advised to drink alcohol while using this medication.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery.
  • If you have a liver impairment or any concerns consult your, doctor
  • Consult your doctor, if you have kidney impairment or any concerns.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can the Use of Telmisartan & Chlorthalidone Tablets Cause Dizziness?

Yes, the composition can cause dizziness. Doctors advised avoiding driving or operating heavy machinery while taking it.

Can this medicine affect fertility or sex life?

Telmisartan & Chlorthalidone Tablets contain a direct which may affect a man’s ability to maintain or gain reflection. Aside from this if you face this issue consult your doctor.

Can the formulation boost blood potassium levels?

Yes, prolonged take of medicine can cause an increase in blood potassium level, so patients have to avoid taking supplements and food rich in potassium.