Amlogal

Amlogal

amlodipine

Manufacturer:

Galenium
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Amlodipine besylate
Indications/Uses
HTN, stable angina pectoris &/or Prinzmetal or variant angina.
Dosage/Direction for Use
HTN Initially 5 mg once daily. Max: 10 mg daily. Fragile, elderly patient or patient w/ liver insufficiency Initially 2.5 mg once daily. Chronic stable & vasospastic angina 5-10 mg once daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to dihydropyridines.
Special Precautions
Liver dysfunction, kidney failure. Pregnancy & lactation. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, edema, fatigue, somnolence, nausea, abdominal pain, flushing, palpitation, dizziness. Rarely joint pain, dyspepsia, gingival hyperplasia, gynecomastia, impotence, frequent urination, mood changes, muscle cramps & pain, pruritus, skin rash, visual disturbances.
ATC Classification
C08CA01 - amlodipine ; Belongs to the class of dihydropyridine derivative selective calcium-channel blockers with mainly vascular effects. Used in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Amlogal tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's (Rp78,000/boks)
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