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Brand name: Candesartan HCTZ 16/12.5 (GXP) TM

Active ingredients: candesartan + hydrochlorothiazide

What it is used for

The treatment of hypertension. Treatment should not be initiated with these fixed dose combinations.

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
  • Store in Original Container
  • Shelf lifetime is 6 Months.

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

Visual appearance

Light pink, oval, biconvex uncoated mottled tablets debossed with 'L3' & '02' on either side of break line on one side & break line on one other side

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 candesartan + 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.

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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