What is Amlopres L?
Amlopres L Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of High Blood Pressure, Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Patients Of Diabetes With Kidney Failure, Chronic Stable Angina Pectoris and other conditions.
Amlopres L Tablet contains Amlodipine Besilate, and Lisinopril as active ingredients.
Amlopres L Tablet works by relaxing the blood vessels; reducing the amount of calcium that enters the muscles of the heart and blood vessels;
Detailed information related to Amlopres L Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Amlopres L Tablet Uses
Amlopres L Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- High Blood Pressure
- Heart Attack
- Heart Failure
- Patients Of Diabetes With Kidney Failure
- Chronic Stable Angina Pectoris
Amlopres L Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Amlopres L Tablet improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Relaxing the blood vessels.
- Reducing the amount of calcium that enters the muscles of the heart and blood vessels.
Amlopres L Tablet – Composition and Active Ingredients
Amlopres L Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Lisinopril (5 MG)
- Amlodipine Besilate (5 MG)
Amlopres L Tablet – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Amlopres L Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Burning Of Skin
- Infection Of The Nose Or Throat
- Abnormal Sensations
- Spasm In The Extremities Especially The Fingers Or Toes
Amlopres L Tablet – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Ankle or foot swelling
- Blood pressure
- Do not drive or operate machinery
- Have renal impairment, hypovolaemia, hyperkalaemia, collagen vascular disease, valvular stenosis, unilateral renal artery stenosis
- Pregnant, planning to get pregnant or breastfeeding
Amlopres L Tablet – Drug Interactions
If you take other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Amlopres L Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Amlopres L Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
Amlopres L Tablet – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Amlopres L Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Amlopres L Tablet should not be taken if you have the following conditions:
- Bilateral renal artery stenosis
- Cardiogenic shock
- Cerebrovascular disease