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Guidelines for Telmisartan/Amlodipine

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
 
  • Liver disease, such as cirrhosis, liver failure, or hepatitis
  • Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
  • Any heart problems, such as congestive heart failure (CHF) or chest pain (angina)
  • Ever been told you have low blood sodium (hyponatremia) or been put on a low-salt diet
  • Ever been told you have high blood potassium (hyperkalemia)
  • Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
     
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Telmisartan/Amlodipine to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
 

Dosing Information for Telmisartan/Amlodipine

The dose of telmisartan/amlodipine your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • Your blood pressure
  • How you respond to the medication
  • Other medications you are taking
  • Other medical conditions you may have.
     
As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
 
(Click Telmisartan/Amlodipine Dosage for more information.)
 
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