Avapro is a part of a group of medications known as angiotensin II receptor antagonists. Avapro is able to stop blood vessels from narrowing, which causes blood pressure to be reduced and helps improves blood flow. Lower blood pressure and blood flow are important, because when this is the case you don’t have to worry about being at higher risk for certain serious health problems like a stroke, heart attack or kidney failure.
If you are at higher risk because of genetics, then you’ll especially benefit from this treatment. But anyone who has serious blood pressure and blood flow problems can benefit. It’s a means to get immediate help for these problems when natural approaches might not offer the help you need right away. In addition to being used in order to treat high blood pressure, Avapro can also be used along with other blood pressure medications in order to make it work better.
Avapro works well to treat kidney problems brought on by type 2 diabetes in people as well.
What are some of the more common side effects a person might face as a result of using Avapro?
Allergic reactions (which would include symptoms such as difficulty breathing, swelling of the face, lips, tongue and throat).
Heartburn, upset stomach
These are side effects that are called common, because they have a higher probability of happening. Because they have a higher chance of happening, it’s going to be very important for you to watch out for the severity of them. These side effects happen usually when someone first starts taking the medication. This doesn’t mean their guaranteed to happen. The severity should be low and the frequency shouldn’t be high either. As your body adjusts to Avapro, then the severity along with the frequency should go down. If this doesn’t happen and the condition becomes worse, then you should speak with a doctor right away or a pharmacist.
What are some of the more serious potential side effects a person might face as a result of using Avapro?
In some rare instance, Avapro can cause a condition that leads to the breakdown of skeletal muscle tissue, which can lead to failure of the kidneys. You should make sure you get in contact with your doctor right away if you have muscle pain that’s unexplained, tenderness or weakness, especially if you have a fever, unusual tiredness, as well as dark colored urine.
In rare cases, irbesartan can cause a condition that results in the breakdown of skeletal muscle tissue, leading to kidney failure. Call your doctor right away if you have unexplained muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness especially if you also have fever, unusual tiredness, and dark colored urine.
Feeling like you might pass out;
Urinating less than usual or not at all;
Loss of appetite
Nausea and vomiting
Feeling short of breath
High blood pressure and blood flow problems can cause all types of problems that can make it hard to live a normal life. Avapro is a medicational treatment that can combat both of these problems and then some.