Favotan

Favotan

Manufacturer:

Hanmi Pharm

Distributor:

DKLL
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 5/50 mg tab Amlodipine camsylate 5 mg, losartan K 50 mg. Per 5/100 mg tab Amlodipine camsylate 5 mg, losartan K 100 mg
Indications/Uses
Essential HTN.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult Recommended dose: 1 tab daily at the same time each day.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to dihydropyridine derivatives. Severe hepatic impairment & aortic valvular stenosis. Shock. Pregnancy & lactation.
Special Precautions
Patients w/ intravascular vol depletion (eg, taking diuretics), under stringent salt-restriction; mild to severe renal impairment (eg, CrCl <20 mL/min) or dialysis patients; hyperkalemia. Monitor condition after discontinuing therapy when administered w/ other BP depressants. Impaired liver function. May impair the ability to drive or operate machinery. Childn <18 yr. Elderly ≥75 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Dizziness, headache.
Drug Interactions
Increased BP lowering effect w/ other antihypertensive agents. Potentiated antihypertensive effects w/ hydrochlorothiazide. Decreased conc w/ rifampicin. Decreased active metabolite conc & increased losartan conc w/ fluconazole. Increased serum K w/ K-sparing diuretics (eg, spironolactone, triamterene, amiloride), K supplements or K-containing salt substitutes. Further deterioration of renal function w/ NSAIDs including selective COX-2 inhibitors.
ATC Classification
C09DB06 - losartan and amlodipine ; Belongs to the class of angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) and calcium channel blockers. Used in the treatment of cardiovascular disease.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Favotan FC tab 5 mg/100 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
Form
Favotan FC tab 5 mg/50 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
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