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Candesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide Storage Methods

Candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide tablets should be kept in an airtight container.
Keep candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide and all medications out of the reach of children.

Candesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide: What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide as scheduled, take your next dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next scheduled dose, skip the missed one and continue with normal dosing. Never take a double dose!

Candesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide Strengths

Candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide tablets are available in a couple of strengths, each with different amounts of either candesartan or hydrochlorothiazide. These strengths include:
  • Candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide 16 mg/12.5 mg -- which has 16 mg of candesartan and 12.5 mg of hydrochlorothiazide
  • Candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide 32 mg/12.5 mg -- which has 32 mg of candesartan and 12.5 mg of hydrochlorothiazide
  • Candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide 32 mg/25 mg -- which has 32 mg of candesartan and 25 mg of hydrochlorothiazide.

Candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide: Generic

Candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide is currently available as a generic medicine.
(Click Generic Atacand HCT for more information.)
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