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  • Amlodipine Besylate
    4 Drugs classified under this active ingredient


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    Amlodipine Teva
    Teva
    RX
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    Amlodipine Teva

    Calcium Channel Blocker. Amlodipine Besylate 5 mg, 10 mg.
    TAB: 20, 30. Hypertens. and angina: Initial.
    5 mg dly, may incr. to max dly dose of
    10 mg depend. on pt. response.
    Dose titrat. can proceed over 7-14 days
    but may proceed more rapidly if clinic.
    warranted. No dose adjust. reqd. when
    used tog. with thiazide diuret.,
    ß-blockers and ACE inhibits. Elderly: As
    in younger pts. Child: Safety and effect.
    have not been established.
    Mild to mod. hypertens., chron. stable
    ang., confirmed or susp. vasospastic ang.
    (Prinzmetal’s or variant ang.). May be
    used alone or in combin. with other
    antihypertens. or antiang. agents.

    Duplex
    Unipharm
    RX
    not in the basket chart
    Multiple ingredients
    Duplex

    Angiotensin II Antagonist, Plain Combinations with Dihydropyridine Derivatives. Amlodipine Besylate 5 mg, 10 mg, Valsartan 80 mg, 160 mg.
    COATED TABS.: 28 x 5 mg/80 mg,
    5 mg/160mg; 10 mg/160 mg.
    1 tab dly. Individ. dosetitrat. with
    components recommend. before changingto fixed dose comb.Max. dose is 10/320 mg.
    Tmt. of essential hypertens., for pts.
    whose blood pressure is not adeq.
    controlled on monotherapy.
    C/I: Hypersens.toamlodopine, valsartan,
    todihydropyridinederivat.; Severe hep.
    impair., cholestasis; Severe renal impair.
    and pts. underg. dialysis;
    Preg.; Concom. use of ARBs or ACEIs with
    aliskiren in pts. with diabet.

    Exforge
    Novartis
    RX
    not in the basket chart
    Multiple ingredients
    Exforge

    Angiotensin II Antagonist, Calcium Channel Blocker. Amlodipine Besylate 5 mg, 10 mg, Valsartan 80 mg, 160 mg.
    F.C. TABS: 14, 28 x 5 mg/80 mg, 5
    mg/160mg, 10 mg/160 mg. 1 tab dly
    with or without food. Individ. dose
    titrat. recommend. bef. change to fixed
    dose comb.
    Essential hypertens. not adeq. controlled
    on monother.
    C/I: Known hypersens.to amlodopine,
    valsartan, to dihydropyridine derivat.
    Sev. hep. impair. bil. chirrhos., cholestas.
    Sev. ren. impair.(GFR < 30 ml/min/1.73
    m2),pts. underg. dialys., Preg. ., concom.
    use with aliskiren in pts. with diab.
    mellit.or ren.impair.(GFR < 60 ml/
    min/1.73 m2).

    Norvasc
    Pfizer
    RX
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    Norvasc

    Calcium Channel Blocker. Amlodipine Besylate 5 mg, 10 mg.
    TABS: 20, 30 x 5 mg, 10 mg.
    Initial: 5 mg 1 x dly. Can incr. to max.
    10 mg dly. depend. on pt. response.
    Mild to mod. hypertens, chron. stable
    angina, vasospastic angina (Prinzmetal’s
    or variant angina).
    C/I: Known hypersens. to
    dihydropyridines.

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