What is Karvea (Irbesartan) used for?
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Karvea (Irbesartan) is an angiotensin II receptor agonist prescribed to treat patients with hypertension. It operates by dilating blood vessels in the body to allow easier circulation and reducing the amount of work required by the heart. This action may also make it useful for treating kidney problems caused by type 2 diabetes. Your physician may also prescribe it to treat other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Karvea (Irbesartan)?
Karvea (Irbesartan) is normally taken once each day at a dosage of one tablet, but your particular regimen will be determined by your health condition and the severity of your symptoms. Swallow the tablets whole along with a full glass of water. Never crush, chew, or split the tablets as this may destroy or change the effects of their contents. Ask your pharmacist or physician any questions you have about the medication to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Karvea (Irbesartan)?
The use of Karvea (Irbesratan) may cause side effects in some patients including:
Inform your physician if any symptoms become severe or if more serious side effects appear such as faintness, decreased urination, unusual weight gain or swelling, nausea, or vomiting. These conditions may require immediate medical attention or changes to your dosage to prevent further complications from occurring.
Before using Karvea (Irbesartan), tell your physician if you have ischematic heart disease, a heart valve disease, severe heart failure, or renal artery stenosis. These conditions may cause complications during treatment requiring adjustments to your dosage or frequency of application.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Karvea (Irbesartan). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.