Azilsartan is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist. Azilsartan keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which lowers blood pressure and improves blood flow. Chlorthalidone is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention. Azilsartan and chlorthalidone is a combination medicine used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Lowering blood pressure may lower your risk of a stroke or heart attack. Azilsartan and chlorthalidone may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Edarbyclor is a combination of azilsartan medoxomil. Edarbyclor contains is part of the ARB drug class which acts as its potassium salt and chlorthalidone to help prevent the body from absorbing many salts. The drug is used to treat high blood pressure or hypertension.
Edarbyclor (azilsartan and chlorthalidone) is a combination medication for treating hypertension. Azilsartan and chlorthalidone are the two main agents in this combination with each playing a separate role to treat high blood pressure. Azilsartan is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist that keeps the blood vessels dilated to lower the blood pressure and promote blood flow. Chlorthalidone is the thiazide component of this medicine that prevents the body from absorbing too much salt. Combining these approaches is how Edarbyclor works to treat high blood pressure. By treating hypertension, stroke and heart attack risks are also significantly reduced. If you have difficulty urinating, you should avoid using this drug. Do not use this drug while pregnant since Edarbyclor can cause severe injuries or death to an unborn baby.