Amlix

Amlix

amlodipine

Manufacturer:

Hexagon Pharma

Distributor:

Trumed
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Amlodipine besilate
Indications/Uses
Dosage/Direction for Use
HTN, stable & Prinzmetal's angina Initially 5 mg once daily. May be increased to 10 mg once daily if necessary. Elderly & patient w/ hepatic insufficiency Initially 2.5 mg once daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Patients w/ severe aortic stenosis, CHF & hepatic impairment. Avoid abrupt w/drawal.
Adverse Reactions
Dizziness, flushing, headache, hypotension, peripheral edema.
Drug Interactions
May potentiate effects of thiazide diuretics & ACE inhibitors.
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
Amlix tab 10 mg
Packing/Price
100's
Form
Amlix tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
100's
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