Store Micardis tablets in their original package at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Immediately telephone your doctor or Poisons Information Centre telephone 13 11 26 for advice or go to Emergency at your nearest hospital, if you think that you or anyone else may have taken too much Micardis.
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Consult your doctor if you feel your blood pressure is too low. The recommended dose for treating hypertension is mg daily. You may have very low blood pressure while taking Micardis. This material is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. These medicines may be affected by Micardis, or may affect how well it works. If you have not discussed this with your doctor or are not sure why you are taking this medication, speak to your doctor.
Depending on your specific circumstances, your doctor may want you to:.
These are available at most pharmacies. Rhabdomyolysis inflammation and destruction of muscle and angioedema swelling of soft tissues including those of the throat and larynx are rare but serious side effects of telmisartan.
Your doctor will periodically check to see if these levels are in balance, and a potassium supplement may be recommended. If you have reduced kidney function or kidney disease, discuss with your doctor how this medication may affect your medical condition, how your medical condition may affect the dosing and effectiveness of this medication, and whether any special monitoring is needed.
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You may need to show airport security staff the pharmacy prescription label for your medication. Heart attack happens when a blood clot completely obstructs a coronary artery supplying blood to the heart muscle. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. Use of this medication may affect the function of the kidneys, especially for those who already have kidney problems.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA.
If you have reduced liver function or liver disease, discuss with your doctor how this medication may affect your medical condition, how your medical condition may affect the dosing and effectiveness of this medication, and whether any special monitoring is needed.