What is Atacand Plus for?
ATACAND PLUS is used in adults to lower high blood pressure. How does ATACAND PLUS work? ATACAND PLUS is a combination of 2 drugs, candesartan cilexetil and hydrochlorothiazide: • Candesartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It lowers blood pressure.
Is Atacand a good blood pressure medicine?
Atacand (candesartan) is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (sometimes called an ARB). Candesartan keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which lowers blood pressure and improves blood flow. Atacand is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) in adults and children who are at least 1 year old.
Can Atacand cause kidney problems?
This can damage the blood vessels of the brain, heart, and kidneys, resulting in a stroke, heart failure, or kidney failure.
Is Atacand safe to take?
ATACAND has been evaluated for safety in more than 3600 patients/subjects, including more than 3200 patients treated for hypertension. About 600 of these patients were studied for at least 6 months and about 200 for at least 1 year. In general, treatment with ATACAND was well tolerated.
What is Atacand plus used to treat?
What ATACAND PLUS is for. ATACAND PLUS is used to treat high blood pressure. Candesartan cilexetil is a type of medicine called an angiotensin II receptor antagonist (or blocker). It mainly works by causing relaxation of blood vessels.
What are Atacand Plus and hydrochlorothiazide?
ATACAND PLUS is used to treat high blood pressure. Candesartan cilexetil is a type of medicine called an angiotensin II receptor antagonist (or blocker). It mainly works by causing relaxation of blood vessels. Hydrochlorothiazide is a type of medicine called a diuretic. It works by reducing the amount of excess fluid in the body.
What are the ingredients in Atacand plus 32/25?
Each ATACAND PLUS 32/25 tablet contains candesartan cilexetil 32 mg and hydrochlorothiazide 25 mg as the active ingredients. In addition to candesartan cilexetil and hydrochlorothiazide each ATACAND PLUS 16/12.5, ATACAND PLUS 32/12.5 or ATACAND PLUS 32/25 tablet contains: ATACAND PLUS does not contain gluten.
What happens if you take too many Atacand Plus tablets?
If you take too many ATACAND PLUS tablets you may get a headache, feel sick (nausea), dizzy, thirsty and very tired. Take ATACAND PLUS exactly as your doctor has told you to. Your blood pressure will not be well controlled if you do not. cine, remind your doctor and pharmacist that you are taking ATACAND PLUS.