food interaction for LUPIDIP A
alcohol interaction for LUPIDIP A
pregnancy interaction for LUPIDIP A
lactation interaction for LUPIDIP A
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
SALT INFORMATION FOR LUPIDIP A
How it works
Common side effects
How it works
Common side effects
COMMON DOSAGE FOR LUPIDIP A TABLET
Patients taking LUPIDIP A TABLET
- 100%Once A Day
SUBSTITUTES FOR LUPIDIP A
- AMLOPRES-AT 5 MG/50 MG TABLET(15 tablets in strip)Cipla LtdRs. 6.17/tabletRs. 92.50pay 137% more per tablet
- STAMLO BETA TABLET(15 tablets in strip)Dr Reddy's Laboratories LtdRs. 7.60/tabletRs. 114pay 192% more per tablet
- AMODEP AT 5 MG/50 MG TABLET(14 tablets in strip)FDC LtdRs. 1.64/tabletRs. 23save 37% more per tablet
- AMLONG A 5 MG/50 MG TABLET(15 tablets in strip)Micro Labs LtdRs. 6.40/tabletRs. 96pay 146% more per tablet
- AMLOVAS AT 5MG/50MG TABLET(15 tablets in strip)Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt LtdRs. 4.51/tabletRs. 67.60pay 73% more per tablet
Expert advice FOR LUPIDIP A
- Notify your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant.
- Amlodipine can cause swelling in the ankle or feet. Notify your doctor if it bothers you.
- The missing dose of the Amlodipine can cause your blood pressure to go up suddenly, which raises the risk of heart attack and stroke. You can take the medicine at the same time every day to avoid forgetting it.
- You may get a headache that lasts for a short time, after starting Amlodipine. This should become less noticeable after a few days.
- Amlodipine may cause dizziness in the first few days of starting the treatment.
- Swelling, bleeding or tenderness of gums may occur after starting the treatment. Brushing and flossing of teeth carefully and regularly may prevent this.
Frequently asked questions FOR LUPIDIP A
Q. Is amlodipine safe?
Amlodipine is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is amlodipine a diuretic/ blood thinner/ beta-blocker/ statin/ ACE inhibitor or a nitrate?
Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker, not a diuretic, blood thinner, beta-blocker, statin, ACE inhibitor or a nitrate
Q. Can I take amlodipine with Viagra?
Amlodipine does not have any significant interaction with sildenafil, the active ingredient of Viagra. However, consult your doctor before taking both the drugs together
Q. Does amlodipine cause gout or coughing?
Amlodipine does not cause gout, in fact it can be taken by gout patients for the appropriate indication. Coughing is a very rare side effect of amlodipine
Q. What is Eslo 2.5 or Amlopres-5 used for?
Eslo 2.5 or Amlopres-5 are some of the trade names of amlodipine and used for the same indications as amlodipine.
Q. What is betacard used for?
Betacard is a trade name for active drug atenolol. Atenolol belongs to a class of drugs called beta blockers and is used for its effect on the heart and peripheral blood vessels to lower elevated blood pressure, prevent chest pain, treat uneven heart beats and in the early treatment following a heart attack
Q. Is atenolol safe?
Yes. Atenolol is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is atenolol a diuretic/ blood thinner/ ACE inhibitor/ nitrate?
No. Atenolol is blood pressure lowering medication (beta-blocker) and used to treat few other heart diseases. It has no known effect on increasing the urine output or fluidity of blood. It is not an ACE inhibitor or nitrate
Q. Is atenolol a narcotic?
No. Atenolol is not a narcotic medicine. It belongs to a class of drugs called beta blockers and is used for its effect on the heart and peripheral blood vessels to lower elevated blood pressure, prevent chest pain, treat uneven heart beats and in the early treatment following a heart attack
Q. Is atenolol cardioselective/ selective/ non-selective?
Yes. Atenolol selectively blocks receptors called beta-1 adrenergic receptor in the heart and is therefore called a cardio selective drug.