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Brand name: Abisart TM

Active ingredients: irbesartan

What it is used for

IRBESARTAN MYLAN is indicated for the treatment of hypertension., IRBESARTAN MYLAN is indicated for delaying the progression of renal disease in hypertensive type II diabetics with persistent micro-albuminuria (> 30 mg per 24 hours) or urinary protein in excess of 900 mg per 24 hours.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

A white to off-white, film-coated, oval, biconvex, bevelled edge tablet debossed with "M" on one side of the tablet and "IN3" on the other side.

Food interactions

For the active ingredient irbesartan

  • Take without regard to meals.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Is this medicine subsidised?

This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on December 1, 2018. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient irbesartan

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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