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ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET

Manufacturer

INT-INTAS LABORATORIES LTD

Pack Of

10 TABLETS

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Product Details

About ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET

ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET belongs to a class of medication called 'anti-hypertensive agents' prescribed alone or in combination with other drugs to lower the raised blood pressure. Hypertension (High blood pressure) is a condition in which the force exerted by the blood against the artery walls becomes so high that it causes health problems, such as heart disease.

ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET contains two medicines, namely: Ramipril (blood pressure-lowering agent) and Hydrochlorothiazide (diuretics or water pills). Ramipril is an angiotensin-converting enzyme or ACE inhibitors that lower increased blood pressure by blocking a naturally occurring substance known as angiotensin II (that tightens your blood vessels). It allows these constricted blood vessels to relax and therefore helps lower high blood pressure. On the other hand, Hydrochlorothiazide (diuretic) works by increasing the amount of urine passed out from the kidneys. It effectively reduces excess fluid overload in the body and treats oedema (swelling) associated with heart, liver, kidney, or lung disease. This reduces the heart's workload and makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body. Thus, collectively, both help lower high blood pressure, reducing heart attack, or stroke chances. 

You can take ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET with a meal or after/before a meal. Your doctor will advise you on the exact dosage and how often you have to take ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET based on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience headaches, feeling tired, slow heart rate, and nausea. Most of these side effects of ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor. ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET may lower your blood pressure, especially if taken with alcohol. So, avoid driving and operating heavy machinery.

Try not to stop taking this medicine of your own. Even if your blood pressure becomes normal, you should not stop using ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET. Doing so may worsen your condition. Let your doctor know if you have had or currently have any liver, kidney, or heart problems. In pregnancy and lactation, ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET should only be taken after consulting your doctor. You should regularly monitor your blood pressure and heart rate. Please tell your doctor if you are taking any other medicines or are allergic to ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET. Reducing the amount of table salt (sodium chloride) in your food often relieves the body's swelling.

Uses of ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET

Hypertension (high blood pressure)

Directions for Use

ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET can be taken orally with or without food or as directed by your doctor. It is best to avoid taking this medication within 4 hours of your bedtime to prevent having to get up to urinate. Dosage is based on your medical condition, age, and response to treatment. If you are taking other medications to lower your cholesterol (like cholestyramine), try to take ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET at least 4 hours before or at least 4 to 6 hours after taking cholestyramine.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET

Most of the side effects of ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor. The most common side effects of ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET are dizziness, vision blurred, weakness, nausea (feeling sick). Very rarely, it can cause low blood pressure, difficulty breathing. It is not necessary for everyone to experience the above side effects. In case of any discomfort, speak with your doctor.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET should not be given to the people allergic to ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET, have low blood pressure (less than 90 mm of Hg), have had a heart attack, diabetes, kidney disease, liver disease, pregnant women, or planning to get pregnant and breastfeeding women. ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET may alter your blood sugar level, so tell your doctor about this before using ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET. Besides this, it is contraindicated in low blood pressure (hypotension), cardiogenic shock (sudden stopping of blood flow to the heart), anuria (patients with nil urine output), and aortic stenosis (heart valve problem). ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET can pass into breast milk, but its effect on the baby is not known. So, it is better to tell your doctor if you are taking ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET and breastfeeding. Do not consume alcohol with ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET as it may increase the risk of low blood pressure. Avoid potassium supplements with ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET as it may lead to high potassium levels in the blood. Regular blood tests and blood pressure monitoring are recommended while taking ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET. Drink a lot of fluids as ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET can cause dehydration, so to avoid unpleasant side-effects, increase the intake of fluids. ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET can make your skin sensitive to sunlights try to cover the skin with a cloth or wear sunscreen lotion (SPF) whenever going outdoor. 

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET may enhance the hypotensive (low blood pressure) effect if alcohol is taken along with. For better advice, you should consult your doctor whether you can take ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET with alcohol.

  • Pregnancy

    Consult Your Doctor

    The use of ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET or any ACE inhibitors (Ramipril) is usually contraindicated during the second and third trimester of pregnancy. It may cause harm to the developing fetus. Hence, you should always consult your doctor before using ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET.

  • Breast Feeding

    Use of ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET is not recommended during the breastfeeding stage.

  • Driving

    Consult Your Doctor

    Drive with caution, ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET may cause blurry vision, and dizziness or weariness may occur.

  • Liver

    Rare elevation in the liver enzymes (like bilirubin) has been observed while taking ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET, so it must be taken with caution. If you have a history of liver diseases/conditions, the dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

  • Kidney

    ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET to be taken with caution, especially in case of severe kidney disease. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor. ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET should be given with precaution in hemodialysis condition.

Other Information (ZOR0021)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

Usually, ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET is prescribed for a long term treatment ranging from weeks to months or for life long also for treating lowering raised blood pressure, swelling due to fluid overload (oedema) and heart-related conditions. However, taking it on your own for years without a doctor's consent can be fatal. Hence, only take it as long as your doctor has prescribed it to you.

Yes, ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET can cause dizziness. It is advised to avoid driving or operate any heavy machinery while taking ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET. In case you feel dizzy or lightheaded, it is advised to rest for some time until you feel better.

It is advised to continue your medicine even after your blood pressure is under control or becomes normal as blood pressure can shot up at any time. If you have any discomfort, please consult your doctor immediately.

If you forget to take ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET at any time, take it as soon as you remember, then continue to take it at the usual times. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.

No, it is a prescribed drug given by a physician for preventing specific medical conditions. Taking it on your own can cause unwanted side-effects.

Yes, in some cases ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET may affect your serum potassium level, so before using potassium supplements or its salt substitutes consult your doctor.

ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET should not be used if you have a history of a serious allergic reaction, including swelling of the face/lips/tongue/throat (angioedema) and an inability to make urine. Besides this, if you are using alcohol or recreational drugs do not do hazardous work like driving a motor vehicle or operating heavy machinery. Before going outdoor in the sun, try to wear sunscreen (SPF) and avoid sunlamps and tanning booths as prolonged intake of ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET may cause your skin sensitive to the sunlight.

Yes, if you have diabetes, ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET may change your blood sugar level, so check your blood sugar regularly as directed. Let your doctor know if you have symptoms of high blood sugar (hyperglycemia) like increased thirst/urination, or signs of low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) such as sudden sweating, shaking, fast heartbeat, hunger, blurred vision, dizziness, or tingling hands/feet. Your doctor might adjust your dose of ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET

Manufacturer/Marketer address

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

ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET

ZOREM HT 2.5MG TABLET

MRP: 88.00

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