Were you looking for information about Atacand? Atakan is a common misspelling of Atacand.
Atacand® (candesartan cilexetil) is a prescription medication that has been approved to control high blood pressure and treat congestive heart failure. As with any medicine, Atacand can cause side effects, such as dizziness, back pain, and upper respiratory tract infections (such as the common cold or flu). Prior to taking Atacand, make sure to talk to your healthcare provider about your medical history and any other medicines you are taking, including vitamins and herbal supplements.
(For more information, click Atacand. This eMedTV article offers more details on this medication, including dosing guidelines and potential overdose symptoms. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)