Micardis HCT (Telmisartan – Hydrochlorothiazide) is a prescription medicine used to lower blood pressure.
$110.40 – $452.30
Micardis HCT – Telmisartan – Hydrochlorothiazide – 40mg + 12.5mg
- Brand: Telma H
- Disease: Hypertension
It is a combination of an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) called telmisartan and a diuretic (water pill) called hydrochlorothiazide. Micardis HCT may be used alone or with other medicines to treat high blood pressure. High blood pressure can damage your heart over time and lead to heart attack, stroke, and kidney failure.
Micardis HCT helps protect your heart by blocking the action of angiotensin II, which is made in the body to tighten blood vessels. When you take Micardis HCT, it relaxes your blood vessels which lowers your blood pressure and makes it easier for your heart to pump blood throughout your body.
High Blood Pressure can have many harmful effects on the human body such as damage done to the heart over time which could lead up Heart Attacks strokes or even Kidney Failure. By taking MicardisHct one is able not only prevent these from happening but also protect their cardiovascular system by blocking receptors that make Angiotensin II,a hormone that tightens our veins.
Frequently asked Questions
What is the best time of day to take Micardis HCT?
It contains the medications telmisartan and hydrochlorothiazide. Telmisartan belongs to a class of medications called angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs), while hydrochlorothiazide belongs to a class of medications called thiazide diuretics. These two medications work together to lower blood pressure by relaxing the muscles in the walls of the arteries and increasing urine output, which helps rid the body of excess fluid.
Micardis HCT may be prescribed for people who have high blood pressure that is not controlled with telmisartan alone, or for people who are unable to take hydrochlorothiazide separately due to other health conditions they have. It is important that Micardis HCT be taken as prescribed by your doctor in order to achieve optimal results.
Some common side effects associated with Micardis HCT include dizziness, headache, and tiredness. Make sure you tell your doctor if you experience any adverse effects while taking this medication.