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How and Where to Buy Micardis Online?
We carry both the name brand Micardis and its generic equivalent, Telmisartan here at www.CanadianPharmacyWorld.com. If you would like to place your order online, all you need is a valid prescription. If you’d like to speak with someone about your order, you can also dial 1-866-485-7979 and someone will be able to assist you.
Are there Alternative Names for the Brand and Generic Micardis?
The brand name medication manufactured by Boehringer Ingelheim is known as Micardis. Its generic equivalent is known as Telmisartan comes from India (also known as Cresar) by Cipla and from Canada by Sandoz.
What Dosages and Forms is Micardis available in?
At Canadian Pharmacy World, both Micardis and Telmisartan come in multiple dosages.
We carry brand name Micardis in a 20 mg, 40 mg, and 80 mg tablet coming from the United Kingdom, Turkey, and Canada.
We carry generic Telmisartan in a 20 mg, 40 mg, and 80 mg tablet coming from India, and Canada.
What is Micardis used for?
Micardis is an angiotensin receptor blocker, typically used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Micardis keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which in turn improves blood flow. It can be prescribed along with other blood pressure medications, as well as being used to reduce the risk of stroke, or heart attack with people 55 years or older who have risk factors associated with serious heart disorders.
What are the Possible Side Effects of Micardis?
Before deciding if Micardis is right for you, it’s important to note that most medications will come with a few side effects. Let’s take a closer look at what you might expect.
Here are some of the most common side effects that come with taking Micardis:
• Stuffy nose;
• Sinus pain;
• Back pain;
However, contact your doctor immediately if you experience more severe symptoms such as:
• Little to no urination;
• Swelling and/or rapid weight gain;
Stop taking Micardis and seek help if you have any signs of allergic reaction, which includes:
• Difficulty breathing;
• Swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat
Are there any Precautions and Drug interactions of Micardis?
You should not take Micardis if you’re allergic to telmisartan.
Be sure to tell your doctor if you have any of the following conditions, as they may cause unwanted side effects when taking this medicine:
• Kidney disease (or if you’re on dialysis);
• Liver disease;
• Heart disease;
• If you’re pregnant;
• If you’re dehydrated;
• If you’re on a low salt diet
Do not take Micardis if you’re pregnant, and stop taking it immediately if you become pregnant. It can cause miscarriage and/or injury to the fetus, particularly during the second and third trimesters.
Alcohol can lower your blood pressure and increase some of the side effects of taking Micardis. It’s best to avoid drinking alcohol while taking Micardis or its generic equivalent. Also, avoid potassium supplements or salt substitutes while on Micardis.
Refrain from getting up too quickly when in a lying position, as it may cause dizziness. Be sure to take your time getting up to allow your body to adjust to the shift in position.
In rare cases, Micardis can lead to kidney failure. Be sure to seek emergency care right away if you experience any unexplained muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness – particularly if accompanied by a fever, unusual tiredness, and dark urine.
There are several medications that can have interactions with Micardis. Talk to your doctor, especially if you’re currently taking:
• ACE inhibitors;
• NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, etc.)
• Ramipril, or other blood pressure medications
If you have diabetes, do not take Micardis together with the following medications:
• Any medication containing aliskiren
Micardis Storage and Safety Information
Store Micardis at room temperature, away from extreme heat and moisture.
If you suspect an overdose, seek immediate emergency help or call Poison Control at 1-800-463-5060.
Keep out of the reach of children.
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