AmlodipineWhen you buy amlodipine online, each tablet, containing 5 or 10 mg amlodipine, it comes in multiples of 90 tablets. Amlodipine, brand name Stamlo, is manufactured by Dr. Reddy´s.
Amlodipine directionsAmlodipine is a long-acting calcium channel blocker that inhibits the transmembrane influx of calcium ions into vascular smooth muscle and cardiac muscle.
Amlodipine is indicated for the treatment of hypertension. It may be used alone or in combination with other antihypertensive agents. Amlodipine is also indicated for the treatment of confirmed or suspected vasospastic angina - used alone or in combination with other antianginal drugs.
Take amlodipine by mouth as directed by your doctor. For adults, the usual initial antihypertensive oral dose of amlodipine is 5 mg once daily with a maximum dose of 10 mg once daily. Small, fragile, or elderly individuals, or patients with hepatic insufficiency may start with 2.5 mg once daily and this dose may be used when adding amlodipine to other antihypertensive therapy.
Dosage should be adjusted according to each individual´s need. In general, titration should proceed over 7 to 14 days. Consult your doctor for more details.
The recommended dose for chronic stable or vasospastic angina is 5-10 mg, with the lower dose suggested in the elderly and in patients with hepatic insufficiency. Most patients will require 10 mg for adequate effect.
The effective antihypertensive oral dose in pediatric patients ages 6-17 years is 2.5 mg to 5 mg once daily.
Before taking amlodipine, tell your doctor if you are allergic to it or if you have any other allergies.
In general, treatment with amlodipine is well-tolerated at doses up to 10 mg daily. Most adverse reactions during therapy with amlodipine are of mild or moderate severity. The most common amlodipine side effects are edema, dizziness, flushing and palpitation. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor.
Rarely, patients have developed documented increased frequency, duration and/or severity of angina or acute myocardial infarction on starting calcium channel blocker therapy or at the time of dosage increase.
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