Olmegard H 12.5 mg/20 mg Tablet Description:
Olmegard H 12.5 mg/20 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Hydrochlorothiazide and olmesartan which lower blood pressure effectively. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic that removes extra water and certain electrolytes from the body. Over time it also relaxes blood vessels and improves blood flow. Olmesartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It works by blocking the hormone angiotensin thereby relaxing blood vessels. This allows the blood to flow more smoothly and the heart to pump more efficiently.
Olmegard H 12.5 mg/20 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.
Nausea, Altered taste, Stomach upset, Diarrhoea, Headache, Dizziness, Weakness, Electrolyte imbalance, Glucose intolerance, Increased blood lipid level, Increased blood uric acid, Decreased blood pressure.
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 H 12.5 mg/20 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.