Atacand 8 Mg
Manufacturer : AstraZeneca
Active Substance : Candesartan Cilexetil
Pack : 28 tabs x 8 mg
Form : Oral
Shipping : International
Atacand belongs to the category of human grades.
Atacand 8 mg is used to treat high blood pressure.
What is Atacand 8 mg?
Atacand 8 mg is marketed in packages of 28 tablets. Each tablet contains 8 mg candesartan cilexetil. Atacand 8 mg tablets can be broken into the middle notch and can be divided into two equal parts.
What is Atacand 8 mg used for?
Atacand 8 mg is used in addition to angiotensin-converting enzyme ACE inhibitors in the treatment of heart failure in patients with high blood pressure and decreased heart muscle function in adults. (ACE inhibitors are a group of drugs used to treat heart failure)
Atacand 8 mg is also used when ACE inhibitors are not available or when mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists (This group of medicines is a kind of diuretic, they remove the excess sodium and water in your body) are not tolerated.
Candesartan is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidney problems. Candesartan belongs to a class of drugs called angiotensin receptor blockers (ACEs). It works by relaxing blood vessels so blood can flow more easily.
What is in a box of Atacand 8 mg?
Each package of Atacand contains 28 tabs x 8 mg.