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Talking to Your Healthcare Provider About Telmisartan

Drug Interactions

Telmisartan can potentially interact with a number of medicines (see Drug Interactions With Telmisartan for more information).
 

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

Prior to taking telmisartan, you should talk with your healthcare provider if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
Tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you are currently taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
Do not take any potassium supplements or salt substitutes containing potassium without consulting your healthcare provider first.
 
(Click Warnings and Precautions With Telmisartan to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
 

What If I Overdose With Telmisartan?

People who take too much telmisartan may have overdose symptoms that could include extremely low blood pressure or increased heart rate.
 
If you happen to overdose on this drug, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Micardis Overdose for more information.)
 
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