Manufacturer: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Zoltan)
Trade name: Telma
Strength: 20 mg
Active ingredient: Telmisartan
Category: Angiotensin 2 receptor blocker
Pregnancy category: Telmisartan belongs to Australia therapeutic goods administration (TGA) pregnancy category: D AND US FDA pregnancy category: D.
Uses: Telma 20 mg tablet is used to treat high blood pressure alone or in combination with other drugs. Lowering blood pressure helps prevent stroke, heart attack, kidney problems.
How to use: Take Telma 20 mg tablet by mouth with or with out food, usually once daily. Take regularly with out missing the dose to get the most benefit from the medicine. You need to use full prescribed time to get the desired results.
Side Effects: Dizziness or lightheadedness, back pain, sinus congestion.
Dosage: Initial dose: 40 mg orally once a day. Maintenance dose: 40 to 80 mg orally once a day
Written by: : healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: January 23rd, 2016
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