Atacand Plus 16/12.5 Mg
Manufacturer : AstraZeneca
Active Substance : Candesartan Cilexetil
Pack : 28 tabs x 16/12.5 mg
Form : Oral
Shipping : International
Atacand Plus belongs to the category of human grades.
Atacand Plus is used to treat high blood pressure
What is Atacand Plus 16/12.5 mg?
Atacand 16/12.5 mg is marketed in packages of 28 tablets. Each tablet contains 16/12.5 mg candesartan cilexetil. Atacand 16/12.5 mg tablets can be broken into the middle notch and can be divided into two equal parts.
What is Atacand Plus 16/12.5 mg used for?
Atacand 16/12.5 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 16/12.5 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 Plus 16/12.5 mg?
Each package of Atacand Plus contains 28 tabs x 16/12.5 mg.
How to Use Atacand Plus 16/12.5 mg?
The usual dosage is 1 tablet per day. Swallow the tablets whole with water. Try to take the tablets at the same time every day. This will help you remember to take the tablet.