Irbesartan is indicated for the treatment of hypertension, it may be used alone or in combination with other antihypertensive agents.
- Patients who are hypersensitive to any one of the component
- Pregnant women
The following adverse events occurred at an incidence of 1% or greater abdominal pain, anxiety, nervousness, chest pain, dizziness, edema, headache, nausea, vomiting, rash, rhinitis, tachycardia, muscle cramp, sleep disturbance, numbness, dyspnea, wheezing, and ear pain.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
The recommended initial dose of Irbesartan is 150 mg once daily, patients
requiring further reduction in blood pressure should be titrated to 300 mg once daily.
The first dose of 75mg should preferably be used in patients with volume or sodium depletion, for example, those patints receiving treatment with high doses of diuretics or dialysis.
Irbesartan may be administrated with or without food.
Boxes of 30 tablets.