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Brand name: Sevikar HCT 40/5/25 TM

Active ingredients: olmesartan + amlodipine + hydrochlorothiazide

What it is used for

SEVIKAR HCT is indicated for the treatment of hypertension, either as replacement for olmesartan medoxomil, amlodipine and hydrochlorothiazide being already taken as separate tablets or as add-on therapy where a patient's blood pressure is not controlled on a dual combination (see DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION). This fixed dose combination is not indicated for initial therapy

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
  • Lifetime is 36 Months.

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

Visual appearance

It is an oval film-coated tablet, approximately 15 x 7 mm, light yellow in colour with C54 debossed on one side

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Do I need a prescription?

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

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient olmesartan + amlodipine + hydrochlorothiazide

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.

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  • Therapeutic Good's Administration (TGA)
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • GuildLink
  • DrugBank

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