Atacand-Plus 16/12.5mg 28 Tabs, Candesartan/hydrochlorothiazide
THIS IS A BRAND MEDICATION
Generic Name: candesartan (kan de SAR tan)
Brand Names: Atacand
What is Atacand? Atacand is in a group of drugs called angiotensin II receptor antagonists. It keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which lowers blood pressure and improves blood flow. Atacand is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). It is sometimes given together with other blood pressure medications. Atacand is also used to treat kidney problems caused by type 2 (not
insulin-dependent) diabetes. It may also be used to treat heart failure in certain patients. Atacand may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Please consult your physician before taking any medication.