Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet

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Composition for Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet

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Uses of Lakmet AM Tablet

Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of hypertension.
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Side effects of Lakmet AM Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Vomiting, Constipation, Edema, Headache, Weakness, Dizziness, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Cold extremities, Numbness of extremity, Decreased blood pressure, Slow heart rate.

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How to use Lakmet AM 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. Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet works

Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Amlodipine and metoprolol which lower blood pressure effectively. Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker which works by relaxing blood vessels while metoprolol is a beta blocker that works specifically on the heart to slow down the heart rate. Together, they make the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body.

In Depth Information on Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet

Warnings
Special precautions for Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Metoprolol with alcohol may have additive effects in
lowering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 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.
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Lactation
Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during l
actation. Limited 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.

Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet may cause side effects such as dizziness, headaches, nausea or tiredness, all of which could affect your ability to concentrate and drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with
kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in p
atients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lakmet AM 5 mg/25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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