candesartan

Adult
Uses
  • hypertension
  • heart failure
Contraindications,
drug interactions
or cautions
Contraindications
  • pregnancy
Drug interactions
  • lithium, NSAIDS
Adverse Effects
(common and severe)
  • hypotension
  • cough
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • angioedema
  • hyperkalemia
Instructions and dose
(initial; typical)
4 or 8mg; 8-32 mg once daily
Monitoring
  • electrolytes
  • renal function tests
Source of Suggestion
Suggestion from clinicians (Added on August, 2015)