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Amlopres 10 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Amlopres 10 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Amlopres Tablet

Uses of Amlopres Tablet

Amlopres 10 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure and chest pain (Angina).

Amlopres Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Amlopres are Fatigue, Ankle swelling, Sleepiness, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Headache, Nausea, Dizziness, Palpitations, Edema (swelling), Abdominal pain.

How to use Amlopres Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Amlopres 10 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Amlopres Tablet works

Amlopres 10 mg Tablet is a calcium channel blocker. It works by relaxing blood vessels which makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body.

In Depth Information on Amlopres Tablet

Expert advice for Amlopres Tablet

  • You have been prescribed Amlopres 10 mg Tablet to improve your blood pressure and/or to reduce the number and severity of angina attacks.
  • Lowering blood pressure reduces the chance of future heart attack & stroke.
  • It can cause ankle or foot swelling. Raise your legs while you’re sitting down and talk to your doctor if it does not go away.
  • A sudden drop in your blood pressure may occur, especially when you first start taking Amlopres 10 mg Tablet. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Take it at the same time every day to help you remember to take it.
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Amlopres Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Amlopres Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Amlopres 10 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Amlopres 10 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Amlopres 10 mg Tablet may cause side effects such as dizziness, headaches, nausea or tiredness, all of which could affect your ability to concentrate and drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Amlopres 10 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Amlopres 10 mg Tablet is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
Amlopres 10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Amlopres 10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Amlopres 10 mg Tablet is started at a lower dose in patients with liver disease and further increased slowly with careful monitoring.

What if you miss a dose of Amlopres Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Amlopres 10 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Amlopres
I am taking Amlopres -L twice daily for blood pressure. Still my reading is 9XXXXXX Do I need to add another medication like Ostan -50 or please advise me another medication to get the blood pressure under control
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Heart Specialist
You may need other medication too. Diuretics, beta blockers ,alfa blockers are few choices.& ideally the doctor should decide
High blood pressure and diabetes
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Diabetes Specialist
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How to maintain high blood pressure?What type of restrictions in High blood pressure?
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Heart Specialist
Avoid fried food and extra salts and regular exercise
What precautions taken to control High blood pressure
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Walking, reduce stress, Reduce stress levels, and Tab Siledin 1-0-1 after food for one motnhs
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At times feel full of anger that results in high blood pressure
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
Anger is a natural emotional response to feeling of being wronged and/ or not being able to protect oneself from being wronged. The anger response looses it's relevance when perception of being wronged may be exaggerated or misplaced. It may happen in depression, anxiety, mood disorders, substance use disorders, psychotic disorders or impulse control disorders etc. Anger management is aimed at identifying the triggers and the thought patterns behind this response. You can start by identifying what makes you angry and why and then start analysing your perceptions. You may see a psychotherapist/psychiatrist to guide you. Some anger issues are biological impulse control issues and one needs medicines to treat them. Treatment of primary psychiatric conditions like depression, anxiety and psychosis also mitigates anger.

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Frequently asked questions about Amlopres Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Amlodipine

Q. What is Amlopres used for?
Amlopres is indicated for the treatment of high blood pressure (hypertension), angina pectoris (pain in the chest caused by blockages in the arteries leading to the heart) or chest pain classed as vasospastic angina pectoris (or Prinzmetal’s angina).
Q. Is Amlopres a calcium channel blocker and how does it works?
Amlopres is a calcium channel blocker. In patients with high blood pressure, it works by relaxing blood vessels, so that blood passes through them more easily. In patients with angina, it works by improving blood supply to the heart muscle, which then receives more oxygen, and hence, prevents chest pain. It does not provide immediate relief of chest pain from angina.
Q. Is Amlopres safe?
Amlopres is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Amlopres at night?
Amlopres can be taken at night. You should take Amlopres at the same time each day with a glass of water.
Q. Can I take Amlopres and aspirin?
Amlopres can be taken with aspirin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Amlopres with sildenafil?
Both Amlopres and sildenafil cause a lowering the blood pressure. So, taking the two medicines together could be harmful. Please consult your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Is Amlopres a beta blocker?
Amlopres is not a beta blocker. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.
Q. Is Amlopres safe for kidneys?
Amlopres is not known to damage kidneys. However, Amlopres can cause urinary disorders like difficulty in passing urine, increased the need to urinate at night, increased number of times of passing urine as an uncommon side effect.
Q. Is Amlopres a diuretic?
Amlopres is not a diuretic. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.
Q. Is Amlopres a blood thinner?
Amlopres is not a blood thinner. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.
Q. Is Amlopres a statin?
Amlopres is not a statin. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.
Q. Is Amlopres an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor?
Amlopres is not an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers.
Q. Does Amlopres cause tachycardia?
Amlopres can rarely cause changes in heart rate, which can be an increase (tachycardia) or a decrease in heart rate (bradycardia) or an irregular heart rate. Please consult your doctor if you experience any changes in your heart rate while taking Amlopres.
Q. Does Amlopres cause pedal edema (swelling of the ankles)?
Amlopres can cause pedal edema (swelling of the ankles). Please consult your doctor if you have pedal edema while taking Amlopres.
Q. Does Amlopres increase creatinine?
Amlopres has not been reported to increase creatinine levels. Please consult your doctor if you have increased creatinine levels while taking Amlopres as it requires proper diagnosis and management.
Q. Does Amlopres cause erectile dysfunction?
Erectile dysfunction is an uncommon side effect of Amlopres. Please consult your doctor if you experience erectile dysfunction when you are taking Amlopres.
Q. Does Amlopres cause bradycardia (decreased heart rate)?
Amlopres can rarely cause changes in heart rate, which can be an increase (tachycardia) or a decrease in heart rate (bradycardia) or an irregular heart rate. Please consult your doctor if you experience any changes in your heart rate while taking Amlopres.
Q. Does Amlopres cause weight gain?
Amlopres can cause changes in weight, it can either cause weight gain or weight loss. However, these changes are very rare. Please consult your doctor if you experience a change in weight while taking Amlopres.
Q. Does Amlopres cause joint pain (arthralgia)?
Amlopres can cause joint pain (arthralgia). Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive joint pains while taking Amlopres.
Q. Does Amlopres cause cough?
Amlopres can cause cough, but it is a very rare side effect. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive coughing while taking Amlopres.
Q. Does Amlopres cause dry mouth?
Amlopres can cause dry mouth as an uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive dryness of mouth after taking Amlopres.
Q. Can I take Amlopres without food?
Amlopres can be taken before or after food and drinks. Amlopres should be taken same time each day with a glass of water. Do not take Amlopres with grapefruit juice.
Q. Can I take Amlopres with milk?
There are no specific recommendations on the use of Amlopres with milk. However, it can be taken before or after food and drinks.
Q. Can I take Amlopres with lisinopril?
Amlopres can be taken with lisinopril. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, as both the medicines have a blood pressure lowering effect, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Amlopres with ibuprofen?
Amlopres can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Amlopres with metoprolol?
Amlopres and metoprolol both have a blood pressure lowering effect. So, taking both the medicines together can be harmful. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Amlopres with losartan?
Amlopres and losartan both have a blood pressure lowering effect. So, taking both the medicines together can be harmful. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Amlopres with ramipril?
Amlopres and ramipril both have a blood pressure lowering effect. So, taking both the medicines together can be harmful. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Amlopres with simvastatin?
Amlopres can increase the levels of simvastatin, causing an increased tendency towards myopathy (muscle pain) and rhabdomyolysis (increased breakdown of muscle). The dose of simvastatin may need to be reduced when giving along with Amlopres . Please consult your doctor.
Q. Can I take Amlopres with atorvastatin?
Amlopres can be taken with atorvastatin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions may occur as interactions have been reported between simvastatin (belongs to the same class). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can the use of Amlopres cause gout?
Amlopres does not cause gout. It may cause joint pains (arthralgia). Please consult your doctor in case you have any signs and symptoms of gout as you may need treatment for the same.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Amlopres with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Amlopres with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro, Ani Rox, Enirox, Serox, Marox, Roxup, Roxiden, P Rox
Amlopres with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, CLR, Claripax, O Clar, Clarinic, C Cin, Klarim, Klarinton, Cloff, Clavid
Amlopres with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Amlopres with Prednisolone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Prednisolone: Ranisol, Vepred, Catapred, GB Pred AC, Thiopred, Predar, Preden, Nephcorte, Sterid, Pensone
Amlopres with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Amlopres with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: Samwell, S-Amcard, Esam, Simlidep, S-Amlopress, Big Dvr
Amlopres with Cilnidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cilnidipine: Cilniright, Torcillin, D Blok, Bpcrush, Cilidus, Clindinol, Cindalin, Camco, Ciladoc, Clinidip
Amlopres with Clotrimazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: Clowil, Odis, Kamestin, Cano, Gynaemed, Clovag, Ctm V, Caniten, D Zorb, Clotrim V
Amlopres with Pitavastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pitavastatin: Pevastin, Pitadek, Pivasta
Amlopres with Hydrocortisone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hydrocortisone: Stacort, Maxicort, Geocort, Cortimet, Cortis H, Hyss, Raghucort, Cortilup, Primacort, Hydrocort
Amlopres with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Amlopres with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Coxbact, Rifacure, Rifacil, Toscular, Grifa, Tubercin, Car, Acirimpi, Osorifa, Serom
Amlopres with Lithium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lithium: Psycolith, Cartil, A Lith, Likon, Lidep, Cylith, Elith, Litholite, Lithocent, Lisalt
Amlopres with Indapamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indapamide: Excrete, Indizon, Indicard, Inklud, Natritor, Lorvas, Natrilix, Diurix, Insuretis, Inditor
Amlopres with Clobetasol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clobetasol: Clobex
Amlopres with Betamethasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Betamethasone: Catrisol, Betaforte, Betacon, Betalide, Becort, Betastamine, Ascort, Betachlor, Betan, Betapar
Amlopres with Furosemide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Furosemide: Frussenex, Fru, Frusamide, Frusenex, Lasix HD
Amlopres with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Shinosun, Epikon, Sonal
Amlopres with Lercanidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl
Amlopres with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol, Epidium, Epilog, Neptoin, C-Toin
Amlopres with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Benikite, Beniq, Caritec
Amlopres with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itracip, Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit, Cositra, Itoz, Belitra, Sitra, Ozitral, Itrapro
Amlopres with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Amlopres with Hydrochlorothiazide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hydrochlorothiazide: Hyros, Bpzide, Dizide, Xenia, Aquazide, Hydrazide, Thiazide, Hydride
Amlopres with Chlorthalidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Chlornol, Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione
Amlopres with Rosuvastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rosuvastatin: Rosidoc, Rosustin, Rosucad, Rosufix, Ingvas, Rosufine, Rosuzen, Statcare, Rosurax, Rosuvat
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