Amlowan tablet 5 mg 2×10’s

 55.00

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Drug Strength: 5 mg
Drug Form : Tablet
Pack Size : 2x10s
Does this requires a prescription ?Yes

Amlowan tablet contains Amlodipine | belongs to Calcium antagonist

SKU: pg_1065_1331 Category:

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    How it works

    Amlowan tablet 5 mg 2×10’s works by blocking the entry of calcium into the muscles and brings about relaxation of the muscles.

    Side effects

    Major & minor side effects for Amlowan tablet 5 mg 2×10’s

    • Swelling of ankles or feet severe
    • Difficulty in breathing severe
    • Dizziness severe
    • Increased heartbeat severe
    • Redness of face, neck, arms and chest severe
    • Muscle pain severe
    • Heartburn
    • Acid or sour stomach
    • Stomach pain
    • Anxiety rare
    • Diarrhea rare
    • Constipation rare
    • Sweating rare

    Uses of Amlowan tablet 5 mg 2×10’s

    What is it prescribed for?

    • Hypertension

      This medicine is used in the treatment of hypertension which is an elevation of the blood pressure caused by genetic and/or environmental factors.

    • Angina Pectoris

      This medicine is used in the treatment of Angina Pectoris which is a type of heart disease characterized by chest pain caused due to various factors such as emotional stress, smoking, etc.

    Concerns

    Frequently asked questions

    • Onset of action

      The effect of this medicine can be observed within 2 hours of administration of the dose.

    • Duration of Effect

      The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of approximately 24 hours.

    • Safe with Alchohol?

      Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

    • Is it habit forming?

      No habit forming tendency has been reported.

    • Usage in pregnancy?

      This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

    • Usage while breast-feeding?

      This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

    When not to use?

    • Allergy

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Amlowan tablet 5 mg 2×10’s

    Warnings

    Warnings for special population
    • Pregnancy

      This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

    • Breast-feeding

      This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

    General Warnings
    • Hypotension

      This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients with severe aortic stenosis due to the increased risk of a very low blood pressure. Report any unusual symptoms to the doctor immediately. Appropriate dose adjustments may be required based on the clinical condition.

    • Myocardial infarction or angina

      This medicine should be used with caution in patients with coronary artery diseases, especially while starting the treatment or increasing the dose, since it may worsen the symptoms of myocardial infarction or angina.

    • Liver impairment

      This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of liver impairment due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of liver function is necessary while taking this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

    • Pediatric use

      The safety and efficacy of this medicine have not been established in patients below 6 years of age.

    Dosage

    • Missed Dose

      Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next scheduled dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed one.

    • Overdose

      Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

    Interactions

    Interaction with Medicines
    • Carbamazepine moderate
    • Dexamethasone moderate
    • Itraconazole severe
    • Rifampicin severe
    Disease interactions
    • severe

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history hypotension or cardiogenic shock due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

    • severe

      This medicine should be used with caution in patients with coronary artery disease due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

    Food interactions
    • Consumption of grapefruit juice is not recommended during treatment with this medicine due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects.

    Lab interactions

    General Instructions

    Take this medicine as advised by your doctor. Do not take in larger or smaller amounts than prescribed. Drink an adequate amount of water. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.

    Other details

    • Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor
    • To be taken as instructed by doctor
    • Does not cause sleepiness

    References

    Additional Information>

    How to use Amlowan tablet 5 mg 2×10’s

    UNLICENSED USE
    Children: Under 6 yr, not recommended. Hypertension: 1 mth-6 yr, initially 100-200 mcg/kg once daily; if necessary increase at intervals of 1-2 wk up to 400 mcg/kg once daily; max. 10 mg once daily.

    what are the adverse effects of Amlowan tablet 5 mg 2×10’s?

    Headache, oedema, fatigue, nausea, flushing and dizziness, rash, gingival hyperplasia. Rarely, alopecia, pruritus, angioedema, palpitations, dyspnoea, abdominal pain, back pain, dyspepsia, muscle cramps, asthaenia, somnolence, altered bowel habit, myalgia, arthralgia, peripheral neuropathy, pancreatitis, mood changes, dry mouth, increased micturition, hyperglycaemia, impotence, sweating, syncope, thrombocytopenia, vasculitis, visual disturbances, palpitation, GI upset.

    What happens if I miss a dose of Amlowan tablet 5 mg 2×10’s?

    Adults: Hypertension/Myocardial ischaemia: Usually initial dose of 5 mg once daily, may be increased to a max daily dose of 10 mg. No dosage adjustment required when administered concurrently with thiazide diuretics, beta-blockers, ACE inhibitor.
    Children: Under 6 yr, not recommended. Hypertension: 6-12 yr, initially 100-200 mcg/kg once daily; if necessary increase at intervals of 1-2 wk up to 400 mcg/kg once daily; max. 10 mg once daily; 12-18 yr, initially 5 mg once daily; if necessary increase at intervals of 1-2 wk to max 10 mg once daily.

    One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Amlowan tablet 5 mg 2×10’s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

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