Indications for "Mikardisa" are: hypertension, essential hypertension, prevention of cardiovascular pathologies.The drug is prescribed in the complex treatment of patients with stroke, ischemia, with peripheral artery disease, diabetes type 2."Miakardis" in these cases helps reduce the risk of cardiovascular pathologies.Effect of the drug develops within 3 hours after administration, hypotensive effect lasts for days.Stable pressure reduction observed after 4 weeks of treatment.
Tablets "Mikardisa" take 20-40 mg 1 time a day.According to the testimony daily amount may be increased up to 80 mg.In order to prevent cardiovascular diseases and reducing mortality risk of drug administered in a daily dose of 80 mg.For patients with impaired renal function, mild to moderate, elderly patients
to adjust the dose of medication is needed.In cases of renal failure or hemodialysis, early treatment is prescribed 20 mg.The recommended rate for patients with mild to moderate impaired liver function - 40 mg 1 time a day.
In the period of treatment is necessary to monitor renal function, the values ​​of blood pressure, blood calcium levels.In the appointment should take into account that the drug increases the blood concentration of lithium and digoxin.At simultaneous reception "Miokardisa" with diuretics increases the risk of hypotension.Because of co-administration of funds from potassium-containing drugs and potassium-sparing diuretics may develop hyperkalemia.
«Mikardis" may cause the following side effects: fatigue, dizziness, anxiety, headache, cramps, insomnia, depression, respiratory tract infections (pharyngitis, bronchitis, sinusitis), coughing, excessive pressure drop,chest pain and back pain, diarrhea, palpitations, nausea, abdominal pain, increased liver enzymes, myalgia, arthralgia, edema, urinary ducts, skin rash, hyperuricemia, hypercreatininemia, hyperkalemia, anemia, grippodobnye symptoms.
«Mikardis" is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity, with obstruction of the bile ducts, during pregnancy and lactation, childhood and adolescence.With care it is used for renal artery stenosis, liver or kidney failure.In case of overdose "Mikardisa" develops a pronounced reduction in pressure.In this case, the prescribed symptomatic treatment, hemodialysis ineffective.