Deten

Deten

amlodipine

Manufacturer:

Siam Bheasach

Distributor:

Siam Pharmaceutical
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Amlodipine besylate
Indications/Uses
1st-line treatment of HTN & myocardial ischaemia whether due to fixed obstructions (stable angina) &/or vasospasm/vasoconstriction (Prinzmetal's or variant angina) of coronary vasculature.
Dosage/Direction for Use
HTN & angina Initially 5 mg once daily, may be increased to a max dose of 10 mg.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to amlodipine or dihydropyridines.
Special Precautions
CHF, impaired liver function.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, edema, fatigue, somnolence, nausea, abdominal pain, flushing, palpitations, dizziness.
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
Deten tab 10 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
Form
Deten tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
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