Amlodipine

Therapeutic class 治療性藥物
Cardiovascular 心臟
Ingredients :
Amlodipine-Teva 5 or 10mg Tablets.
The active ingredient is amlodipine (as besilate).
Other ingredients are microcrystalline cellulose, calcium hydrogen phosphate, sodium starch glycollate and
magnesium stearate.

Indications :
Amlodipine belongs to a group of drugs called calcium channel blockers. It relieves heart problems by widening blood vessels to allow more blood to flow through. This helps to reduce blood pressure and relieve the strain on the heart muscle.

Your medicine is used in the treatment of high blood pressure and angina, including the rare form Prinzmetal's angina. Amlodipine does not provide immediate relief of chest pain from angina.

Dosage :
Adults (including the elderly) :
The starting dose is one 5mg tablet, once a day. This may be increased to a maximum of 10mg (two 5mg
tablets or one 10mg tablet) once a day.

Children :
Not recommedned. 

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