Telma AM Tablet is a medicine to treat hypertension (high blood pressure). It is a combination of two medicines that effectively controls blood pressure when a single medication is not effective. It helps to lower high blood pressure and thus reduces the chances of future heart attack and stroke. This medicine should be used along with a proper diet, salt restriction, and regular exercise for best results. It should be taken regularly with or without food at a fixed time every day. We cannot stop this medicine abruptly as may result in sudden increase of blood pressure. You may experience mild dizziness initially while taking this medicine, but this improves with time. Swelling of the ankle may occur in some patients as a side effect.
Telma-AM Tablet side effects
- Ankle swelling
- Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
- Stomach upset
- Increased potassium level in blood