Irbesartan and Hydrochlorothiazide
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What is Irbesartan and Hydrochlorothiazide?

(ir be SAR tan & hye droe klor oh THYE a zide)

• This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Wear disease medical alert identification.

• If you have diabetes, this medicine may sometimes raise blood sugars. Talk with healthcare provider about how to adjust for this.

• If you have liver disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• If you are taking this medicine and have high blood pressure, talk with healthcare provider before using over-the-counter products that may increase blood pressure. These include cough or cold remedies, diet pills, stimulants, ibuprofen or like products, and certain natural products or supplements.

• Limit alcohol intake (includes wine, beer, and liquor).

• You can get sunburned more easily. Avoid...