giftan HC tablet: Uses, Side effects, Dosage

Manufacturer: Systopic

Sponsored Links

Trade name: giftan HC

Strength: Hydrochlorothiazide 12.5mg,Losartan K 50mg.

Type: Tablet

Active ingredient: Losartan K , Hydrochlorothiazide

Category: Losartan belongs to angiotensin II receptor antagonists. Hydrochlorothiazide belongs to thiazide diuretic (water pill)

Pregnancy category: Losartan belongs to US FDA pregnancy category D. Hydrochlorothiazide belongs to US FDA pregnancy category B (D if used to treat pregnancy-induced hypertension)

Uses: giftan HC tablet is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension).

How to use: Take giftan HC tablet orally with or without food. To get the most benefit from the medication do not forget the dose. It is usually given once daily in the morning.

Side Effects: Nausea and vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, dry mouth, drowsiness, headache, dizziness, muscle pain, muscle cramps, fatigue, rashes, impotence, hyperglycaemia, anorexia.

Sponsored Links

Dosage: Losartan 50 mg and hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg once daily for first one month and can be increased to Losartan 100 mg and hydrochlorothiazide 25 mg

Written by: : team

Date last updated: April 10th, 2016

Sponsored Links