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Published: 4/2019

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
IRBESARTAN Tablets 200 mg "KYOSOMIRAI"
 Active ingredient:
Irbesartan
 Dosage form:
white to yellowish white tablet, major axis: 13.6 mm, minor axis: 6.6 mm, thickness: 4.5 mm
 Print on wrapping:
(Face)イルベサルタン錠200 mg「共創未来」, イルベサルタン, 200, 200 mg
(Back)IRBESARTAN 200 mg「KYOSOMIRAI」, イルベサルタン「共創未来」, 200 mg, 血圧降下薬

Effects of this medicine

This medicine decreases blood pressure by competitive antagonism of angiotensin II type 1 receptor.
It is usually used for the treatment of hypertension.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines.
    If you have diabetes mellitus.
  • If you are pregnant, possibly pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • In general, for adults, 50 to 100 mg as the active ingredient at a time, once daily. The dosage may be adjusted according to age and symptoms. The daily dosage can be increased up to 1 tablet (200 mg). This preparation contains 200 mg of the active ingredient in a tablet. Strictly follow the instructions.
  • If you miss a dose, take the missed dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. You should never take two doses at one time.
  • If you accidentally take more than your prescribed dose, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so.

Precautions while taking this medicine

  • The medicine may cause dizziness or lightheadedness due to decreased blood pressure. Pay attention when working at heights, driving a car or operating dangerous machinery.

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include dizziness, cough, headache, rash, hives and itch. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
  • breathlessness, swelling of face, tongue, throat, etc. [angioedema]
  • losing strength in a limb, numbness of lips, muscle weakness [hyperkalemia]
  • vomiting, faint, loss of consciousness [shock, syncope, unconsciousness]
  • swelling, malaise, decreased urine output or anuria [renal failure]
  • malaise, vomiting, yellowness in skin or in the white of eyes [hepatic function disorder, jaundice]
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

  • Keep out of the reach of children. Store it at room temperature (1 to 30℃), away from direct sunlight and moisture.
  • Discard the remainder. Do not store them.

For healthcare professional use only : Day Month Year

For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.