In general, treatment with candesartan was well tolerated. The adverse events reported with candesartan cilexetil were: Body as a Whole: Asthenia, fever.
Central and Peripheral Nervous System: Paraesthesia, vertigo.
Gastrointestinal System: Dyspepsia, gastroenteritis.
Heart Rate and Rhythm Disorders: Tachycardia, palpitation.
Metabolic and Nutritional Disorders: Increased creatinine phosphokinase, hyperglycemia, hypertriglyceridemia, hyperuricemia.
Musculoskeletal System Disorders: Myalgia.
Platelet, Bleeding/Clotting Disorders: Epistaxis.
Psychiatric Disorders: Anxiety, depression, somnolence.
Respiratory System Disorders: Dyspnoea.
Skin and Appendages Disorders: Rash, increased sweating.
Urinary System Disorders: Hematuria.
Other reported events seen less frequently include angina pectoris, myocardial infarction and angioedema.