Candelong 16mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:34 am

Candelong 16mg Tablet

Uses of Candelong 16mg Tablet

Candelong 16mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Hypertension, Heart Failure

Side effects of Candelong 16mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Candelong 16mg Tablet are – Dizziness, Headache, Pharyngitis, Rhinitis, Upper Respiratory Tract Infection

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Candelong 16mg Tablet

Do not use Candelong 16mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Candesartan

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Candelong 16mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Candelong 16mg Tablet works

Candelong 16mg Tablet contains – Candesartan

Candesartan works by blocking the action of certain natural substances that tighten the blood vessels, allowing the blood to flow more smoothly and the heart to pump more efficiently.

Dosage of Candelong 16mg Tablet

The dosage of Candelong 16mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Candelong 16mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Candelong 16mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Drug :- diuretics, other antihypertensives: Possibly increased risk of hypotension.

heparin, potassium-sparing diuretics, potassium supplements, potassium-containing salt substitutes: Possibly increased risk of hyperkalemia.

lithium: Increased blood lithium level.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.