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Asar 40Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Azilsartan
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: April 08, 2019

Asar 40Mg Tablet, an angiotensin receptor blocker, treats high blood pressure which prevents heart attacks, strokes and kidney problems. It works by relaxing blood vessels to allow blood to flow more easily. Some common side effects may include diarrhoea, dizziness, and increased levels of the enzyme creatine kinase. Serious effects like angioedema occur rarely.

Do not use this medicine if you are allergic to any ingredient in Asar 40Mg Tablet, if you are pregnant or if you have diabetes or kidney problems. If you suffer from dehydration problems more often, or any heart problems let your doctor know before starting the medicine. Also inform him if you have a history of angioedema or electrolyte problems. Some products that interact with this drug include lithium, aliskiren, ACE inhibitors including birth control pills containing drospirenone and benazepril.

This medicine can be administered orally as directed by a medical professional, usually once per day with or without food. The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. For the drug to be most effective, use it regularly and try not to miss a dose.

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Asar 40Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

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  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Take the missed dose as soon as possible and avoid taking it if its almost time for the other dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    A doctor should be consulted immediately if such a situation is suspected.

Asar 40Mg Tablet is used in the treatment of hypertension. This drug inhibits the angiotensin II type 1 receptor, thus stopping angiotensin II from binding and resulting in vasoconstriction. It remains tightly attached to AT1 receptors for a very long duration.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

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