What is Telmisartan?

Telmisartan (INN) is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist (angiotensin receptor blocker, ARB) used in the management of hypertension. It is marketed under the trade name Micardis (by Boehringer Ingelheim),"Cresar" by (Cipla) among others.

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Recently my BP was found high 152/98; doctor advised Amlo 5 (amlodipine) half tablet once in the morning; this has nto reduced the pressure when...

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It is good to add a drug that acts by a different mechanism
There are several classes of drugs and several...

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Hi, i,m Jyotika,43,5ft 7,64kgs, have been taking Telista Am ,it's telmisartan and amlodiphine tab 40mg once a query is concerned the report...

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Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern. FDA approved the drug so no need to worry. It doesn't produce cancer....

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hello doctor myself wasim khan aged 28 years,i am taking atorlip(atorvastatin10mg),throxine(50mg) and duloxetine(20 mg) for high cholesterol...

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Hi,thanks for query.You need to take care as you are too young.Please get your self properly examined by doctor including some blood test for...

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