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Azildac 40Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Zydus Cadila
Medicine composition: Azilsartan
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: August 19, 2019

Azildac tablet is an angiotensin receptor blocker which helps in treating high blood pressure. It prevents heart attacks, strokes and kidney problems. This medication works by relaxing blood vessels to allow blood to flow more easily. Do not use this medicine if you are allergic to any ingredient present in Azildac or if you are pregnant.

Avoid using this medication if you have diabetes or kidney problems. If you suffer from dehydration problems 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.

The medication is helpful in treating the given problems:

A patient can suffer from the following side effects:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pregnant women must consult doctor before this medication.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Please consult doctor before consuming the drug in case of breastfeeding.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

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

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  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Consult your doctor in case of overdose.

This medication 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.

  • Interaction with Disease

    Disease

    Patients who suffer from Angioedema and Congestive heart failure should avoid using it.
  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Alcohol

    Limit the consumption of alcohol during the course of medication.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    Do not use this medicine in combination with Aliskiren, Captopril, Insulin and Trimethoprim.
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