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Irbesartan Dosing

The dosage that your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • The medical condition being treated
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you may be currently taking
  • How you respond to irbesartan.
     
As with any medication, do not adjust your irbesartan dose, unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
 
(Click Irbesartan Dosing for more information about dosing guidelines.)
  

Drug Interactions

Irbesartan can potentially interact with a number of medicines (see Drug Interactions With Irbesartan).
  

What If I Take an Irbesartan Overdose?

People who take too much irbesartan may have overdose symptoms that could include an extremely low blood pressure or increased heart rate.
 
If you happen to overdose on this medication, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Avapro Overdose for more information.)
 

Storage Methods

Irbesartan should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Irbesartan tablets should be kept in an airtight container.
 
Keep irbesartan and all medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your irbesartan as scheduled, take your next dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next scheduled dose, skip the missed one and continue with normal dosing. Never take a double dose!
 
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