Azilva tablets 20 mg for hypertension (angiotensin receptor blocker, azilsartan, Edarby, Edarbyclor)
What are Azilva tablets (azilsartan, Edarby, Edarbyclor) 20 mg for hypertension?
Azilva tablets contain azilsartan, an angiotensin II receptor antagonist. It works by blocking angiotensin receptors in vascular smooth muscle cells. In this way, Azilva tablets effectively reduce peripheral vascular resistance and lower blood pressure.
Clinical studies involving more than 6,000 patients have proven that azilsartan provides a strong and long-lasting treatment for hypertension compared to other angiotensin receptor blockers
Active principles: azilsartan
Amount: 100 tablets
Maker: Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan
Indications: treatment of hypertension
How to take
Adults should take 1 tablet once daily. The dosage may be changed by the doctor depending on age and symptoms, but cannot exceed a maximum of 2 tablets once a day.
Contraindications: do not use for the following categories of patients:
- Pregnant, possibly pregnant or lactating women,
- Patients with high levels of potassium in the blood,
- Patients with renal, hepatic or cerebrovascular disease,
- Preoperative patients,
- Patients receiving hemodialysis,
- Patients on a low-salt diet.
Since this medication may cause dizziness, be careful when working at heights, operating dangerous machinery, or driving.
If an allergic reaction occurs, patients needs to stop using the medicine and consult with their doctor. If patient is taking any other medication or treatment, they should consult with their doctor in advance.