Cozartan 100 Tablet can be prescribe either alone or in combination with other medicines. It may be taken with or without food during the day or at night. However, try to take it at the same time each day to get the most benefit. It is important to continue taking it regularly even if you feel well or if your blood pressure is control. Most people with high blood pressure do not feel ill, but if you stop taking this medicine, your condition could get worse. This is a widely use medicine and is considered safe for long-term use.
Making some changes in your lifestyle will also help lower your blood pressure. These may include regular exercise, losing weight, smoking cessation, reducing alcohol intake, and reducing the amount of salt in your diet as advise by your doctor. This medicine is tolerate well by most patients and has few side effects. Dizziness, particularly after the first dose, is known to occur in some people. This may be associate with headaches. Let your doctor know if these side effects bother you or do not go away.
BENEFITS OF COZARTAN TABLET
In Treatment of Hypertension (high blood pressure)
Cozartan 100 Tablet lowers blood pressure by relaxing blood vessels and making it easier for your heart to pump blood around your body. It must be taken regularly as prescribed to be effective. You do not usually feel any direct benefit from taking this medicine, but it works in the long term to keep you well.
Common side effects of Cozartan
- Decreased blood pressure
- Hypoglycemia (low blood glucose level)
- Increased potassium level in blood
- Increased blood urea
HOW TO USE COZARTAN TABLET
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Cozartan 100 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
HOW COZARTAN TABLET WORKS
Cozartan 100 Tablet is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It relaxes the blood vessel by blocking the action of a chemical that usually makes blood vessels tighter. This lowers the blood pressure, allowing the blood to flow more smoothly to different organs and the heart to pump more efficiently.