Olkem CT

Manufactured by: Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Chlorthalidone (12.5 mg) + Olmesartan (20 mg)

Prescription Required

156 people have bought this recently

Olkem CT

Manufactured by: Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Chlorthalidone (12.5 mg) + Olmesartan (20 mg)

Prescription Required

156 people have bought this recently

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  1. Olkem Ct Benefits & Uses
  2. Olkem Ct Dosage & How to Take
  3. Olkem Ct Side Effects
  4. Olkem Ct Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Olkem Ct with Other Drugs
  6. Olkem Ct Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Olkem Ct
  8. Olkem Ct Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Olkem Ct Benefits & Uses

Olkem Ct is used to treat the following -

  1. हाई बीपी (और पढ़ें - हाई बीपी के घरेलू उपाय)
  2. एडिमा

Olkem Ct Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Olkem Ct

Chlorthalidone
Olmesartan

Olkem Ct Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Olkem Ct is used -

  1. Headache Common
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Diarrhoea
  4. Weakness
  5. Dizziness Common

Olkem Ct Related Warnings

Is the use of Olkem Ct safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may get severe side effects after taking Olkem CT. If you are pregnant, do not take Olkem CT without a doctor's advice.

Severe

Is the use of Olkem Ct safe during breastfeeding?

Olkem CT may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Olkem Ct on the Kidneys?

There may be some adverse effects on kidney after taking Olkem CT. If you observe any such side effects, stop taking this drug. Consume this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Olkem Ct on the Liver?

Olkem CT can have moderate side effects on the liver. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Olkem Ct on the Heart?

The heart can be affected by Olkem CT. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart the medicine only after medical advice.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Olkem Ct with Other Drugs

Olkem Ct should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Olkem Ct Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Olkem Ct unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Olkem Ct

Is this Olkem Ct habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Olkem CT is addictive.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Olkem CT you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Olkem CT only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Olkem CT for mental disorders.

No

Olkem Ct Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Olkem Ct

Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Olkem CT and food will interact.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Olkem Ct

Information about the interaction of Olkem CT and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

Unknown

Olkem Ct FAQs

Question almost 2 years ago

Can I take Olkem CT without consulting a doctor?

Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD , Cardiology, General Physician, Internal Medicine

No, Olkem CT is a prescription drug so do not take it without consulting a doctor. It can be harmful to the patient to take this medicine without a doctor's recommendation because it can cause very unpleasant side effects. Hence, the patient should seek doctors advice before taking this medication by himself or herself.

Question about 2 years ago

How does Olkem CT work?

Dr. Saurabh Shakya MBBS , General Physician

Olkem CT works by increasing the rate of urine formation by inhibiting the sodium and potassium reabsorption in the kidney, this causes more frequent urination than normal. The increased flow of urination leads to a decrease in blood volume that helps in the relaxation of the walls of blood vessels and this results in a decrease in blood pressure.

Question over 1 year ago

Can I take Olkem CT at night?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Olkem CT can be taken at night but you are advised to take it in the morning to avoid sleep disturbances caused by excessive urination during the night.

Question almost 2 years ago

How long can I safely take Olkem CT?

Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS , General Physician

Take Olkem CT as advised by your doctor. Do not discontinue the drug suddenly or take it longer than prescribed by your doctor.

Question over 1 year ago

Is Olkem CT safe to use?

Dr. Saurabh Shakya MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Olkem CT is safe to use, if taken in prescribed amount and duration as advised by the doctor. However, certain side effects have been associated with this drug such as diarrhea, headache, and dizziness. If you experience any discomfort after taking this do inform your doctor.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Thalitone ® (chlorthalidone)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 583-584
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 446-448
  4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Benicar (olmesartan medoxomil)
  5. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 507
  6. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 169-173
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