Amlopress 5/Amlopress 10

Amlopress 5/Amlopress 10 Dosage/Direction for Use

amlodipine

Manufacturer:

Community Pharm PCL

Distributor:

Community Pharm PCL
Full Prescribing Info
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult: Hypertension: The usual initial dose is 5 mg once daily which may be increased to a maximum dose of 10 mg once daily.
Coronary artery disease: 5-10 mg once daily.
Chronic stable angina: 5-10 mg once daily. Most patients will require 10 mg for adequate effect.
Children 6 - 17 years of age: Hypertension: 2.5-5 mg once daily.
Elderly: Hypertension: 2.5 mg once daily initially.
Chronic stable angina: 5 mg once daily.
Hepatic function impairment: Hypertension: 2.5 mg once daily initially. Titrate slowly in patients with severe hepatic impairment.
Chronic stable angina: 5 mg once daily.
Mode of Administration: Amlodipine besylate is administered orally. Amlodipine generally can be given without regard to meals.
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