What is Candesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Atacand Plus Atacand HCT Hytacand


Candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide is a combination drug that contains the anti-hypertensive agent, candesartan and the diuretic, hydrochlorothiazide. It is used for the treatment of hypertension. It is not used as an initial therapy for hypertension.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 4

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Candesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Candesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Candesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide


Stopped taking Candesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide

Duration Patients Percentage
10 years or more 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 2
Not specified 0

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Candesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Candesartan (Atacand) 2
Benazepril (Lotensin) 1
Bisoprolol (Concor Cor) 1

Patients stopped taking Candesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide and switched to:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Bisoprolol (Concor Cor) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Candesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide.