Amlodipine + Indapamide
Information about Amlodipine + Indapamide
Amlodipine + indapamide uses
Amlodipine+Indapamide is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.
How amlodipine + indapamide works
This is a combination of two medicines: Amlodipine and indapamide which lower blood pressure effectively. Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker which relaxes blood vessels and makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body. Indapamide is a diuretic which removes extra water and certain electrolytes from the body by increasing the amount of urine produced. Over time it also works by relaxing blood vessels and improving blood flow.
Common side effects of amlodipine + indapamide
Nausea, Stomach pain, Headache, Dizziness, Sleepiness, Fatigue, Palpitations, Ankle swelling, Edema, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Increased blood uric acid, Decreased potassium level in blood, Glucose intolerance, Altered blood lipids