Active ingredients: irbesartan
What it is used for
KARBESAT is indicated for the treatment of hypertension. KARBESAT is indicated for delaying the progression of renal disease in hypertensive type II diabetics with persistent micro-albuminuria (equal to or greater than 30 mg per 24 hours) or urinary protein in excess of 900 mg per 24 hours.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Store in Original Container
- Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White, oval shaped coated tablet with 'IS' on one side and ">" on the other side.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
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