What is Tribenzor?
Tribenzor contains a combination of amlodipine, hydrochlorothiazide, and olmesartan. Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker that relaxes (widens) blood vessels and improves blood flow.
What is Tribenzor used for?
Tribenzor is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Tribenzor is usually given after other blood pressure medicines have been tried without successful treatment.
How should Tribenzor be taken?
Tribenzor is usually taken once per day. Follow all directions on the prescription label. The doctor may occasionally change the dose for best results. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.
What should be avoided while taking Tribenzor?
Do not use potassium supplements or salt substitutes. Drinking alcohol can further lower the blood pressure. Avoid getting up too fast from a sitting or lying position.
What other drugs will affect Tribenzor?
Many drugs can interact with Tribenzor. Consult the doctor in case taking blood pressure medicines, lithium, a diuretic or "water pill", insulin or oral diabetes medicine, steroid medicine, vitamin or mineral supplements that contain potassium, a barbiturate - butabarbital, phenobarbital, and secobarbital.