Generic name: Azilsartan medoxomil and chlorthalidone
What is Edarbyclor and what is it used for:
Edarbyclor is a combination medication used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). It contains two active ingredients: azilsartan medoxomil, an angiotensin II receptor blocker, and chlorthalidone, a diuretic. Edarbyclor works by relaxing blood vessels and increasing urine output, which helps to lower blood pressure.
How to take Edarbyclor:
Edarbyclor is taken orally as a tablet, usually once daily with or without food. The dosage and duration of treatment may vary depending on individual needs and response to treatment. It is important to take Edarbyclor exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not stop taking Edarbyclor without consulting your doctor.
Possible side effects of Edarbyclor:
Edarbyclor may cause some side effects, including:
Dizziness or lightheadedness
Nausea or vomiting
Diarrhea or constipation
Muscle cramps or weakness
If any of these side effects persist or worsen, inform your doctor immediately.
Precautions and warnings for Edarbyclor:
Before taking Edarbyclor, inform your doctor if you have any medical conditions, especially kidney disease, liver disease, or gout. Edarbyclor may interact with certain medications, including lithium, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), and potassium-sparing diuretics.
It is important to attend regular doctor appointments and report any new or worsening symptoms to your healthcare provider while taking Edarbyclor. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery until you know how Edarbyclor affects you, as it may cause dizziness or drowsiness. Avoid alcoholic beverages while taking Edarbyclor.