Amlosin Description



Hetero Labs


Medicell Pharma
Full Prescribing Info
Amlosin 5 mg: Each uncoated tablet contains Amlodipine 5 mg (equivalent to 6.934 mg of Amlodipine Besilate).
Amlosin 10 mg: Each uncotaed tablet contains Amlodipine 10 mg (equivalent to 13.868 mg of Amlodipine Besilate).
Amlodipine is the besylate salt of amlodipine, a long-acting calcium channel blocker.
Amlodipine besylate is chemically described as 3-Ethyl-5-methyl (±)-2-[(2- aminoethoxy)methyl]-4-(2-chlorophenyl)-1,4-dihydro-6-methyl-3,5-pyridinedicarboxylate, monobenzenesulphonate. Its empirical formula is C20H25ClN2O5·C6H6O3S.
Amlodipine besylate is a white crystalline powder. It is slightly soluble in water and sparingly soluble in ethanol. Amlodipine besylate Tablets are formulated as white tablets equivalent to 5 and 10 mg of amlodipine for oral administration.
Excipients/Inactive Ingredients: In addition to the active ingredient, amlodipine besylate, each tablet contains the following inactive ingredients: Microcrystalline cellulose, Silica, Colloidal Anhydrous and Magnesium Stearate.
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