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SARTEL 80MG TABLET

Manufacturer

INT-INTAS LABORATORIES LTD

Pack Of

15 TABLETS

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Prescription Required
Product Details

About SARTEL 80MG TABLET

SARTEL 80MG TABLET 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, SARTEL 80MG TABLET 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.

SARTEL 80MG TABLET 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, SARTEL 80MG TABLET widens and relaxes blood vessels. Thus, lowers high blood pressure.

You can take SARTEL 80MG TABLET 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 SARTEL 80MG TABLET do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist, please consult your doctor.

SARTEL 80MG TABLET 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 SARTEL 80MG TABLET passes into your breast milk or not. Your doctor will decide if you will take SARTEL 80MG TABLET while using SARTEL 80MG TABLET and breastfeeding together. Prolonged intake of SARTEL 80MG TABLET may cause high potassium in the blood (hyperkalemia). Avoid intake of potassium supplements with SARTEL 80MG TABLET as it may lead to high potassium levels in the blood, so the doctor may ask you to have a regular check of your potassium level. Do not consume alcohol with SARTEL 80MG TABLET as it may increase the risk of low blood pressure. Taking SARTEL 80MG TABLET with painkillers (like aspirin and ibuprofen) can increase the risk of kidney problems and reduced efficiency of SARTEL 80MG TABLET.

Uses of SARTEL 80MG TABLET

High blood pressure (hypertension), Prevention of heart attack and stroke

Directions for Use

Use SARTEL 80MG TABLET only when prescribed by a doctor. Always take SARTEL 80MG TABLET exactly as your doctor told you. Your doctor will advise you how often you take your tablets on the basis of your medical condition. Swallow the tablet with a glass of water daily at the same time for effective results.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of SARTEL 80MG TABLET

Like all medicines, SARTEL 80MG TABLET can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. You should consult a doctor if you experience side effects such as diarrhoea, sinus infection, back pain or low blood pressure. In rare cases you may observe difficulty in breathing, stomach upset, changes in taste or dry mouth. Most of the side effects of SARTEL 80MG TABLET do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist, please consult your doctor.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

SARTEL 80MG TABLET is not recommended for people with impaired kidney function, diabetes or severe liver problems. SARTEL 80MG TABLET may increase the risk of low blood pressure when taken with alcohol. SARTEL 80MG TABLET may cause tiredness or dizziness in some people. Make sure you are not affected before driving. Breastfeeding women are advised to consult a doctor before taking SARTEL 80MG TABLET. Avoid intake of potassium supplements with SARTEL 80MG TABLET as it may lead to high potassium levels in the blood, so the doctor may ask you to have a regular check of your potassium level. Do not consume alcohol with SARTEL 80MG TABLET as it may increase the risk of low blood pressure. Taking SARTEL 80MG TABLET with painkillers (like aspirin and ibuprofen) can increase the risk of kidney problems and reduced efficiency of SARTEL 80MG TABLET.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    You are recommended to avoid consumption of alcohol with SARTEL 80MG TABLET as it may increase the risk of low blood pressure and cause adverse effects such as dizziness, fainting, light-headedness or headache.

  • Pregnancy

    Consult Your Doctor

    SARTEL 80MG TABLET is a Category D pregnancy drug and is considered unsafe for pregnant women especially in the second and third trimesters.

  • Breast Feeding

    Avoid breastfeeding while taking SARTEL 80MG TABLET as it may be unsafe for the baby.

  • Driving

    Consult Your Doctor

    SARTEL 80MG TABLET may cause dizziness or tiredness in some people. So, make sure you are not affected before driving or operating machinery.

  • Liver

    Take SARTEL 80MG TABLET with caution, especially if you have a history of Liver diseases/conditions. The dose may be adjusted by your doctor as required. SARTEL 80MG TABLET is not recommended for patients with severe liver disease.

  • Kidney

    Take SARTEL 80MG TABLET with caution, especially if you have a history of Kidney diseases/conditions. The dose may be adjusted by your doctor as required.

Other Information (SAR0013)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

No, you are not recommended to take SARTEL 80MG TABLET with antidepressants or barbiturates as it may cause dizziness. However, please consult your doctor before taking SARTEL 80MG TABLET with any other medicines.

SARTEL 80MG TABLET may increase potassium levels in the blood (hyperkalemia). Therefore, it is recommended to avoid intake of potassium supplements and foods that are rich in potassium like coconut water, bananas and broccoli.

No, SARTEL 80MG TABLET is not recommended for use during pregnancy especially in the second and third trimesters as it may harm the developing baby. Therefore, if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy, please inform your doctor before taking SARTEL 80MG TABLET.

You are not recommended to take more than the prescribed dose of SARTEL 80MG TABLET as it may cause SARTEL 80MG TABLET overdose resulting in symptoms such as dizziness, low blood pressure, fast or slow heartbeat. However, if you experience any of these symptoms while taking SARTEL 80MG TABLET, please consult a doctor immediately.

No, you are not recommended to take ibuprofen with SARTEL 80MG TABLET as co-administration of these two medicines may reduce the effect of SARTEL 80MG TABLET and increase the risk of impaired kidney function. However, if you experience loss of appetite, sudden weight loss or weight gain, weakness, muscle cramps, vomiting, nausea, decreased or increased urination, irregular heart rhythm and fluid retention, please consult a doctor immediately. If you are supposed to use these medicines together, you are advised to contact your doctor so that the dose may be adjusted to use safely.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Chinubhai Centre, Off. Nehru Bridge, Ashram Road, Ahmedabad - 380009. Gujarat. India.

SARTEL 80MG TABLET

SARTEL 80MG TABLET

MRP: 168.30

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