Aldomet is a prescription medication that is used to treat high blood pressure. Aldomet contains methyldopa and works by decreasing the levels of natural chemicals in your blood which allows your blood vessels to relax. Aldomet may be prescribed to be taken alone or alongside other blood pressure medications.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Aldomet include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of methyldopa.
What should I do if I miss a dose of Aldomet?
If you miss a dose of Aldomet, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Aldomet?
Both Aldomet and the generic alternative methyldopa are available in strengths of 250mg.