Olmesta 20MG


Olmesta 20MG


Stock Status:

In Stock

  • *Upload Prescription

    • (max file size 80 MB)



Olmesartan Medoxomil



The drug Olmesartan Medoxomil is used to treat hypertension. It can be taken alone or with other antihypertensive medications.



Angiotensin-II shaped from angiotensin-I in a response catalyzed by angiotensin-converting chemical (Expert), maybe a powerful vasoconstrictor, the essential vasoactive hormone of the renin-angiotensin framework and a vital component within the pathophysiology of hypertension. It too invigorates aldosterone discharge by the adrenal cortex. Olmesartan squares the vasoconstrictor and aldosterone-secreting impacts of angiotensin-II by specifically blocking the authority of angiotensin-II to the AT 1 receptor found in numerous tissues (e.g. vascular smooth muscle, adrenal organ). In-vitro-binding thinks about demonstrate that Olmesartan could be a reversible & competitive inhibitor of AT 1 receptor. Olmesartan does not repress Expert (kinase-I, the protein that changes over angiotensin-I to angiotensin-II and corrupts bradykinin).


Dosage & Administration

The dose must be individualized. The normally prescribed beginning measurement of Olmesartan is 20 mg once every day when utilized as monotherapy in patients who are not volume-contracted. For patients requiring advance diminishment in blood weight after 2 weeks of treatment, the dosage of Olmesartan may be expanded to 40 mg. Dosages over 40 mg don’t show up to have a more prominent impact. Twice-daily dosing offers no advantage over the same add-up to the dosage given once daily. No introductory dose alteration is prescribed for elderly patients, for patients with direct to checked renal disability (creatinine clearance <40 ml/min), or with direct to stamped hepatic brokenness. For patients with conceivable consumption of intravascular volume (e.g. patients treated with diuretics, especially those with impeded renal work), Olmesartan ought to be started beneath near restorative supervision, and thought ought to be given to utilize of lower beginning measurements. Olmesartan may be managed with or without nourishment.



When Olmesartan was co-administered with other medications, no major drug interactions were reported.

Olmesartan’s bioavailability is unaffected by food or other factors.



Any component of olmesartan is contraindicated in those who are hypersensitive to it.


Side Effects

Back discomfort, bronchitis, elevated creatine phosphokinase, diarrhea, headache, hematuria, hyperglycemia, hypertriglyceridemia, influenza-like symptoms, pharyngitis, rhinitis, and sinusitis are the most prevalent adverse effects.

Chest discomfort, peripheral edema, and arthritis are all uncommon.


Pregnancy & Lactation

Pregnancy: When pregnancy is identified, cease this item as before long as conceivable. When utilized in pregnancy amid the moment and third trimesters, drugs that act straightforwardly on the renin-angiotensin framework can cause damage and indeed passing to the creating fetus. Nursing Moms: It isn’t known whether Olmesartan is excreted in the human brain, but Olmesartan is emitted at a low concentration within the drain of lactating rats. Since of the potential for antagonistic impacts on the nursing newborn child, a choice ought to be made whether to discontinue nursing or suspend the sedate, taking into consideration the significance of the sedate to the mother.


Precautions & Warnings

As a result of repressing the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone framework, changes in renal work may be expected in helpless people treated with olmesartan medoxomil. In patients whose renal work may depend upon the action of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone framework (e.g. patients with serious congestive heart disappointment), treatment with angiotensin-converting protein inhibitors and angiotensin receptor enemies has been related with oliguria and/or dynamic azotemia and (seldom) with intense renal disappointment and/or passing. Comparable comes about may be expected in patients treated with olmesartan medoxomil.


Therapeutic Class

Angiotensin-ll receptor blocker


Storage Conditions

Store in cool & dry place below 30ºC, protect from light & moisture. Keep out of the reach of children.


Pharmaceutical Name

Eskayef Pharmaceuticals Ltd.