PILOREM-HCT is a combination of Amlodipine, Telmisartan and Hydrochlorothiazide. Telmisartan plus Amlodipine plus Hydrochlorothiazide is a synergistic combo: angiotensin receptor antagonist/blocker plus calcium channel blocker plus diuretic.
Pilorem Side Effects
The combination of low dose Amlodipine and Ramipril significantly reduces cough associated with the use of ramipril through inhibition of PG synthesis ( Forgari, R et al (91999). Other side effects include hypotension, Acute Hepatitis, Angiodema, headache.
Why is Telmisartan combined with Amlodipine?
Telmisartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) and amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker. They both work differently to relax the blood vessels so that blood can flow more easily. These medications are used together when one drug is not controlling your blood pressure.
Telmisartan and amlodipine is a combination of medicines that may be used alone or with other medicines to treat high blood pressure and hypertension.
Philorem Price in Nigeria
Philorem price is listed on Drugstore.ng, an online pharmacy in Nigeria.
PILOREM-HCT comes as a fixed dose tablet of amlodipine 10mg/telmisartan 80 mg/hydrochlorothiazide 25 mg in a pack of 30 tablets in alu-alu sachets for better storage . Best follow directives on the prescription label or consult your doctor.
Direction For Use
One tablet to be taken once daily with a light meal.
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