- Amlodipine Besilate–Olmesartan Medoxomil
- Bisoprolol Fumarate
- Perindopril Erbumine
- Power Pill "C"
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Azor* used for?
Generic for Azor* is prescribed for the treatment of high blood pressure (hypertension), which is used alone or with other antihypertensive agents. It is a combination medication that contains Amlodipine Besilate (a calcium channel blocker) and Olmesartan Medoxomil (an angiotensin receptor blocker). Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidney problems. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Azor*?
The dosage of Generic for Azor* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Take Generic for Azor* with or without food.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Azor*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Azor* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Azor*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Azor*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Azor*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Azor*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Azor*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Azor* can interact with potassium supplements.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Azor*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Azor* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Azor* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Azor* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Azor* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Azor* can cause side effects such as dizziness, edema, flushing, and palpitations. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Azor*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Azor*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Azor* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Azor*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Azor*?
How will Generic for Azor* work in my body?
How should Generic for Azor* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Azor* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Azor* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.