Tab Telma 40 belongs to a group of medicines known as angiotensin II receptor blockers that are used for the treatment of hypertension (high blood pressure) in adults. Additionally, Telma 40 Tablet 30’s is used to reduce the risk of heart attack or stroke in adults. Essential hypertension is a medical condition in which the blood pressure is elevated persistently in the arteries without any known cause. On the other hand, heart attack or stroke occurs due to blocked blood flow to the heart or brain, respectively.
Telma 40 Tablet 30’s works by blocking the action of a hormone called angiotensin II in the body that causes narrowing of blood vessels leading to high blood pressure. Thereby, Tablet 30’s widens and relaxes blood vessels. Thus, lowers high blood pressure.
You can take Tablet 30’s irrespective of food and swallow whole with a glass of water. Do not crush, chew or break it. Your doctor will let you how often you should take your tablets based on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience diarrhoea, sinus infection, back pain or low blood pressure. Most of these side effects of Tablet 30’s do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist, please consult your doctor.
Telma 40 Tablet 30’s is not for pregnant women as its use during your pregnancy can cause injury and even death to your unborn baby. It is not known whether Tablet 30’s passes into your breast milk or not. Your doctor will decide if you will take Tablet 30’s while using Tablet 30’s and breastfeeding together. Prolonged intake of Tablet 30’s may cause high potassium in the blood (hyperkalemia).
USES OF TELMA TABLET
- Treatment of Hypertension (high blood pressure)
- Prevention of heart attack and stroke
- Treatment of Heart failure
BENEFITS OF TELMA TABLET
In Treatment of Hypertension (high blood pressure)
Telma 40 Tablet relaxes the blood vessels so that blood can flow more easily around your body. This effectively lowers the blood pressure. 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.
In Prevention of heart attack and stroke
If your blood pressure is controlled you are less at risk of having a heart attack or stroke. Telma 40 Tablet reduces the chances of heart diseases and helps you remain healthier for longer. Take it regularly and make appropriate lifestyle changes, such as eating healthy and staying active, to maximize the effectiveness of this medicine.
In Treatment of Heart failure
Heart failure means your heart is weak and cannot pump enough blood to your lungs and the rest of your body. The most common symptoms are breathlessness, tiredness, and swelling in your legs, ankles, abdomen, and other parts of your body. Telma 40 Tablet is an effective treatment for heart failure. This medicine will help relieve your symptoms, making you feel better and more energetic. Take it regularly and keep taking it even if you feel better.
SIDE EFFECTS OF TELMA TABLET
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Telma
- Upper respiratory tract infection
- Sinus infection
- Back pain
HOW TO USE TELMA 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. Telma 40 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
HOW TELMA TABLET WORKS
Telma 40 Tablet is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It relaxes blood vessels 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.