Esam 5mg Tablet

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Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Esam 5mg Tablet

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₹8.2/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Esam Tablet

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Uses of Esam Tablet

Esam 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of hypertension and chest pain (Angina).
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Side effects of Esam Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Esam 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.

How Esam Tablet works

Esam 5mg tablet is a calcium channel blocker. It blocks the action of calcium on the heart and blood vessels. This lowers the blood pressure, abnormally fast heartbeat and reduces strain on the heart following a heart attack.

In Depth Information on Esam Tablet

Expert advice for Esam Tablet

  • It is very common to have dizziness, lightheadedness, swelling ankles/feet, flushing, or a headache as a side effect.
  • To lower your risk of dizziness and lightheadedness, get up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position.
  • Inform your doctor if your symptoms do not improve or if it worsens (for example, your blood pressure readings remain high or increase, chest pain continues or worsens). 
  • If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose.
  • Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same time each day. It is important to continue taking this medication even if you feel well.
  • Inform your doctor immediately if any of these serious side effects occur: fast/irregular/pounding heartbeat, fainting.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Esam 5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Pregnancy
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Lactation
Esam 5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. L
imited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

As patients taking Esam 5mg Tablet may suffer from dizziness, headache, fatigue or nausea the ability to react may be impaired and this may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Esam 5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disea
se. No dose adjustment of Esam 5mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Esam 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with
liver disease. Dose adjustment of Esam 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Omnacortil 5mg Tablet DT, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Zathrin Redimix Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of S-Amlodipine, 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.

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