Hydrochlorothiazide + Olmesartan Medoxomil is used in the treatment of Hypertension (high blood pressure).
Hydrochlorothiazide and Olmesartan which lower blood pressure effectively. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic that removes extra water and certain electrolytes from the body. Over time it also relaxes blood vessels and improves blood flow. Olmesartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It works by blocking the hormone angiotensin thereby relaxing blood vessels. This allows the blood to flow more smoothly and the heart to pump more efficiently.
SIDE EFFECTS :
- Increased uric acid level in blood
- Upper respiratory tract infection
- Hypotension (low blood pressure).