Provasc

Provasc

amlodipine

Manufacturer:

ACME

Distributor:

Bell-Kenz Pharma

Marketer:

Euro Generics
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Amlodipine besilate
Indications/Uses
Dosage/Direction for Use
HTN Initially 5 mg once daily. Max: 10 mg once daily. Small, fragile, elderly or patient w/ hepatic insufficiency Initial dose: 2.5 mg once daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Special Precautions
Allergies. History of heart & liver disease. Limit intake of alcohol.
Adverse Reactions
Fatigue or tiredness; headache; insomnia; vivid or abnormal dreams; flushing; abdominal pain; nausea, diarrhea or constipation; increased or difficulty in urination.
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
Provasc tab 10 mg
Packing/Price
30's (P18.25/tab, P547.5/pack)
Form
Provasc tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
30's (P13.75/tab, P412.5/pack)
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