Indication : Cavelon is indicated for the management of essential hypertension. It can be used alone or in combination with other antihypertensive agents, especially thiazide type diuretics.
Dosage and administration :Hypertension: Take with food to slow the rate of absorption and reduce the incidence of orthostatic ef fects. The recommended starting dose is 6.25mg twice daily. If this dose is tolerated, using standing systolic pressure measured ~ 1 hour after dosing as a guide, maintain the dose for 7 to 14 days, and then increase to 12.5mg twice daily, if needed, based on through blood pressure, again using standing systolic pressure 1 hour after dosing as a guide for tolerance. This dose should also be maintained for 7 to 14 days and can then be adjusted upward to 25mg twice daily if tolerated and needed.
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