Olmegard 20mg Tablet Description:
Olmegard 20mg Tablet is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It works by blocking the hormone angiotensin thereby relaxing blood vessels, allowing the blood to flow more smoothly and the heart to pump more efficiently.
Olmegard 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure. Decreasing high blood pressure lowers the risk of heart attack and stroke.
Dizziness, Back pain, Sinus inflammation, Increased potassium level in blood.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Olmegard 20mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
What is Olmegard medoxomil?
Olmegard medoxomil is available as olmezest or Benicar is an angiotensin II receptor blocker. It is not beta blocker or ACE inhibitor
Is olmesartan better than telmisartan or losartan?
No, the effects of olmesartan, telmisartan or losartan are similar but may vary upon individual response
Is Olmegard a blood thinner / statin?
No, Olmegard decreases the pressure in the blood vessels and increases the amount of fluid removed from the blood by the kidneys
Is Olmegard safe?
Olmegard is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Does Olmegard cause impotence?
No, Olmegard does not cause impotence.