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Olmetec Side Effects

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If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Olmetec, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Olmetec side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Olmetec.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Olmetec side effects are:
Fatigue (206 reports)
Joint Pain (146 reports)
Dry Cough (118 reports)
Dizziness (116 reports)
Breathlessness (71 reports)
Hot Flush (63 reports)
Extremely Lethargic (55 reports)
Cough (34 reports)
Muscle Pain (21 reports)
Bloating (19 reports)
Joint (19 reports)
Leg Pain (19 reports)

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If you or someone in your family has experienced a serious side effect to a health product, you are encouraged to report the experience to your health care professional (eg, physician, pharmacist). Your health care provider can provide additional clinical information and complete a copy of the side effect reporting form.

Side effects reports are analyzed to discover potential health product safety signals. Some important reactions may take an extremely long time to develop or occur infrequently. Continued monitoring of adverse reactions is thus essential to maintain a comprehensive safety and effectiveness profile of health products.

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Olmetec Side Effects Reported to FDA

The following Olmetec reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Olmetec on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has found a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.
Hepatitis Fulminant, Prothrombin Time Shortened
on Mar 31, 2014 Female from JP , 79 years of age, weighting 136.7 lb, was treated with Olmetec. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Olmetec side effects: hepatitis fulminant, prothrombin time shortened. Olmetec dosage: 20 Mg, 1x/day.
Associated medications used:
  • Famotidine (20 Mg, 1x/day)
  • Mevalotin (10 Mg, 1x/day)
  • Loxonin (When Painful (60 Mg), As Needed)
  • Loxonin
  • Solon (When Painful (1 Df), As Needed)
  • Senevacul (When Constipation (1 Df), As Needed)


Cardiac Disorder, Diabetes Mellitus, Malaise, Bedridden, Hypotension
Patient was taking Olmetec Hct. Patient felt the following Olmetec side effects: cardiac disorder, diabetes mellitus, malaise, bedridden, hypotension on Jan 15, 2014 from BR Additional patient health information: Female , 72 years of age, weighting 154.3 lb, was diagnosed with and. Olmetec Hct dosage: 20 Mg/12.5 Mg, 1x/day.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Norvasc (Unk)
  • Monocordil (1 Tablet, Daily)
  • Sinvastacor (1 Tablet, Daily)


Cerebral Ischaemia, Aphasia
Adverse event was reported on Jan 10, 2014 by a Male taking Olmetec Hct (hydrochlorothiazide, Olmesartan Medoxomil) (tablet) (hydrochlorothiazide, Olmesartan Me (Dosage: 20/12.5 Mg (qd), Per Oral) was diagnosed with and. Location: CO , 55 years of age, After Olmetec was administered, patient encountered several Olmetec side effects: cerebral ischaemia, aphasia. Patient was hospitalized.

Renal Colic, Vomiting
on Jan 10, 2014 Female from FR , 77 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Olmetec. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Olmetec side effects: renal colic, vomiting. Olmetec dosage: N/A.


Fall, Humerus Fracture
on Jan 08, 2014 Female from BR , 67 years of age, was treated with Olmetec Hct. Patient felt the following Olmetec side effects: fall, humerus fracture. Olmetec Hct dosage: N/A.

Gastrointestinal Carcinoma
Patient was taking Olmetec Hct. After Olmetec was administered, patient encountered several Olmetec side effects: gastrointestinal carcinoma on Jan 17, 2014 from BR Additional patient health information: Female , 79 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Olmetec Hct dosage: [olmesartan Medoxomil 40mg]/ [hydrochlorothiazide 12.5mg] (one Tablet), Daily.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Lipitor (10 Mg (one Tablet), Daily)
Patient was hospitalized.

Pemphigoid
Adverse event was reported on Jan 27, 2014 by a Female taking Olmetec (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: JP , 87 years of age, weighting 109.8 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Olmetec side effects: pemphigoid.
Associated medications used:
  • Sitagliptin
  • Glimepiride
  • Trichlormethiazide
  • Fluvastatin (fluvstatin) (fluvastatin)
  • Clinidipine (clinidipine) (clinidipine)
  • Magnesium Oxide
Patient was hospitalized.

Toxicity To Various Agents, Renal Impairment, Bradycardia
on Jan 22, 2014 Female from JP , 56 years of age, was treated with Olmetec. Patient felt the following Olmetec side effects: toxicity to various agents, renal impairment, bradycardia. Olmetec dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Lithium Carbonate (Twenty Years Ago)
Patient was hospitalized.

White Blood Cell Count Decreased, Neutrophil Count Decreased
on Dec 27, 2013 Male from JP , 45 years of age, was treated with Olmetec. After Olmetec was administered, patient encountered several Olmetec side effects: white blood cell count decreased, neutrophil count decreased. Olmetec dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Nexium


Renal Disorder, Blood Creatinine Increased
Patient was taking Olmetec Hct. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Olmetec side effects: renal disorder, blood creatinine increased on Dec 27, 2013 from CO Additional patient health information: Male , 97 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Olmetec Hct dosage: N/A.

Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Dysphagia, Protein-losing Gastroenteropathy, Helicobacter Infection, Weight Decreased
Adverse event was reported on Dec 20, 2013 by a Female taking Olmetec (olmesartan Medoxomil) (tablet) (olmesartan Medoxomil) (Dosage: 20 Mg ( 20 Mg, Qd), Per Oral) was diagnosed with and. Location: AU , 60 years of age, weighting 136.7 lb, Patient felt the following Olmetec side effects: nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, dysphagia, protein-losing gastroenteropathy, helicobacter infection, weight decreased.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Crestor (rosuvastatin) (rosuvastatin)
  • Oroxine (levothyroxine Sodium) (levothyroxine Sodium)


Blood Potassium Increased, Cerebral Haemorrhage, Blood Albumin Decreased, Cerebral Haematoma
on Feb 05, 2014 Male from JP , 59 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Olmetec (olmesartan Medoxomil) (tablet) (olmesartan Medoxomil). After Olmetec was administered, patient encountered several Olmetec side effects: blood potassium increased, cerebral haemorrhage, blood albumin decreased, cerebral haematoma. Olmetec (olmesartan Medoxomil) (tablet) (olmesartan Medoxomil) dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Norvasc Od (amlodipine Besilate) (tablet) (amlodipine Besilate)
  • E Keppra (levetiracetam) (tablet) (levetiracetam)
  • Aleviatin (phenytoin) (oral Powder) (phenytoin)
  • Tegretol (carbamazepine) (granules) (carbamazepine)
  • Miya-em (clostridium Butyricum) (granules) (clostridium Butyricum)
  • Kalimate (sodium Polystyrene Sulfonate)
  • Minomycin (minocycline Hydrochloride)
Patient was hospitalized.

Upper Limb Fracture, Accident
on Dec 17, 2013 Female from BR , 74 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Olmetec (olmesartan Medoxomil) (tablet) (olmesartan Medoxomil). Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Olmetec side effects: upper limb fracture, accident. Olmetec (olmesartan Medoxomil) (tablet) (olmesartan Medoxomil) dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Norvasc (5mg (5mg, Qd) Per Oral)


Cardiac Operation
Patient was taking Olmetec Anlo. Patient felt the following Olmetec side effects: cardiac operation on Aug 16, 2013 from BR Additional patient health information: Female , 74 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Olmetec Anlo dosage: 5/20mg.

Fall, Cerebral Haematoma, Pneumonia, Nausea, Vomiting, Dialysis, Renal Disorder
Adverse event was reported on Dec 12, 2013 by a Male taking Olmetec Hct (hydrochlorothiazide, Olmesartan Medoxomil) (tablet) (hydrochlorothiazide, Olmesartan Me (Dosage: 40/25 Mg (one Benicar 20/12.5mg Bid)) was diagnosed with and. Location: CO , 69 years of age, After Olmetec was administered, patient encountered several Olmetec side effects: fall, cerebral haematoma, pneumonia, nausea, vomiting, dialysis, renal disorder.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Acetylsalicylic Acid (acetylsalicylic Acid) (acetylsalicylic Acid)
  • Cilostazol (cilostazol) (cilostazol)
  • Minoxidil (minoxidil) (minoxidil)
  • Clopidogrel (clopidogrel) (clopidogrel)
  • Atorvastatin (atorvastatin) (atorvastatin)
  • Carvedilol (carvedilol) (carvedilol)
  • Thioctic Acid (thioctic Acid) (thioctic Acid)
  • Enoxaparin (enoxaparin) (enoxaparin)
Patient was hospitalized and became disabled.

Colitis Microscopic, Intestinal Villi Atrophy, Cachexia
on Jan 29, 2014 Male from FR , 83 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Olmetec. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Olmetec side effects: colitis microscopic, intestinal villi atrophy, cachexia. Olmetec dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Inexium
  • Kardegic (acetylsalicylate Lysine) (acetylsalicylate Lysine)?
  • Omeprazole (omeprazole) (omeprazole)
  • Anafranil (clomipramine Hydrochloride) (clomipramine Hydrochloride)?
  • Tranxene (clorazepate Dipotassium) (clorazepate Dipotassium)
  • Neuleptil (periciazine) (periciazine)
  • Tanganil (acetlleucine) (acetylleucine)
  • Voltarene (diclofenac Sodium) (diclofenac Sodium)
Patient was hospitalized.

Tachycardia Foetal, Foetal Growth Restriction, Oligohydramnios, Respiratory Distress, Anuria, Hypotension, Renal Aplasia, Renal Failure Neonatal, Urinary Tract Disorder
on Dec 11, 2013 Male from FR , weighting 3.68 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Olmetec (olmesartan Medoxomil). Patient felt the following Olmetec side effects: tachycardia foetal, foetal growth restriction, oligohydramnios, respiratory distress, anuria, hypotension, renal aplasia, renal failure neonatal, urinary tract disorder. Olmetec (olmesartan Medoxomil) dosage: Transplacental.

Retinal Detachment, Visual Acuity Reduced, Cataract Nuclear
Patient was taking Olmetec. After Olmetec was administered, patient encountered several Olmetec side effects: retinal detachment, visual acuity reduced, cataract nuclear on Mar 04, 2014 from JP Additional patient health information: Male , 63 years of age, weighting 169.3 lb, was diagnosed with and. Olmetec dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Neutropenia
Adverse event was reported on Dec 11, 2013 by a Male taking Olmetec (Dosage: 20 Mg, Per Oral) was diagnosed with and. Location: JP , 73 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Olmetec side effects: neutropenia.
Associated medications used:
  • Clindamycin
  • Mevalotin (pravastatin Sodium) (pravastatin Sodium))
  • Sigmart (nicorandil) (nicorandil)
  • Pravastatin Na (pravastatin Sodium) (pravastatin Sodium)
  • Maintate (bisoprolol Fumarate) (bisoprolol)
  • Nexium (esomeprazole Magnesium) (esomeeprazole Magnesium)
  • Nicorandil (nicorandil) (nicorandil)
Patient was hospitalized.

Road Traffic Accident, Upper Limb Fracture
on Dec 17, 2013 Female from BR , 74 years of age, was treated with Olmetec Hct. Patient felt the following Olmetec side effects: road traffic accident, upper limb fracture. Olmetec Hct dosage: Unk.

Hepatic Cancer
on Dec 05, 2013 Female from BR , 74 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Olmetec. After Olmetec was administered, patient encountered several Olmetec side effects: hepatic cancer. Olmetec dosage: N/A.

Retinal Detachment, Cataract Nuclear
Patient was taking Olmetec. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Olmetec side effects: retinal detachment, cataract nuclear on Dec 20, 2013 from JP Additional patient health information: Male , 63 years of age, weighting 169.3 lb, was diagnosed with and. Olmetec dosage: 40 Mg, Daily. Patient was hospitalized.

Subdural Haematoma, Road Traffic Accident, Ear Haemorrhage, Epistaxis, Bacteraemia, Brain Contusion, Subarachnoid Haemorrhage
Adverse event was reported on Mar 06, 2014 by a Male taking Olmetec (olmesartan Medoxomil) (tablet) (olmesartan Medoxomil) (Dosage: 20 Mg (20 Mg , 1 In 1 D), Per Oral) was diagnosed with and. Location: JP , 65 years of age, weighting 194.4 lb, Patient felt the following Olmetec side effects: subdural haematoma, road traffic accident, ear haemorrhage, epistaxis, bacteraemia, brain contusion, subarachnoid haemorrhage. Patient was hospitalized.

Stevens-johnson Syndrome
on Nov 27, 2013 Patient from JP , 72 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Olmetec (olmesartan Medoxomil) (tablet) (olmesartan Medoxomil). After Olmetec was administered, patient encountered several Olmetec side effects: stevens-johnson syndrome. Olmetec (olmesartan Medoxomil) (tablet) (olmesartan Medoxomil) dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Nesina (alogliptin Benzoate) Tablets
  • Alositol (allopurinol) (allopurinol)
  • Wararin (warfarin) (warfarin)
  • Lipitor (atorvastatin Calcium) (atorvastatin Calcium)


Overdose, Off Label Use
on Nov 27, 2013 Female from FR , 67 years of age, weighting 189.6 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Olmetec. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Olmetec side effects: overdose, off label use. Olmetec dosage: 80 Mg (40 Mg, 2 In 1 D), Oral.
Associated medications used:
  • Glucophage (metformin) (metformin)
  • Kardegic (acetylsalicylate Lysine) (acetylsalicylate Lysine)
  • Lasilix (furosemide) (furosemide)
  • Biscoe (bisoprolol) (bisoprolol)
  • Amlor (amlodipine Besilate) (amlodipine Besilate)
  • Crestor (rosuvastatin) (rosuvastatin)
  • Insulatard (insulin Injection, Isophane) (insulin Injection, Isophane)
Patient was hospitalized.

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It is really important to keep of your symptoms, right from the time you start a new medicine. You can do it any way you prefer: in a notebook, in a computer file or using our online tool. You should also note down any other medicines you are taking at the same time, because there could be an interaction between these medicines.

Why Your Notes are Important

Your notes could be helpful in several ways:

  • You can use them to remind you of details that may alert your health care professional(s) to a problem
  • You will have a record to refer to in the future, in case you are ever prescribed the same medicine again

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    You can use the following log form to write down important information, like the date and time you experienced a side effect and your symptoms, how strong the symptoms were, and any other medicines you were using.

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