Product name : Amlovas L
Generic Name : Amlodipine Tablets
Manufacturer : Macleods
Amlovas-L Tablet acts asa calcium channel blocker that improves blood flow by dilating blood vessels.It is used to treat angina, high blood pressure and coronary heart disease. Itis recommended in case of heart failure if other medications fail to work. Amlovas-L Tablet is administeredorally and its effects last for at least a day.
Some side effects of Amlovas-L Tabletinclude swelling, abdominal pain, feeling tired and nausea. Serious side effects include low blood pressure or a mild heart attack. The medicine may not be safe to useduring pregnancy or breastfeeding.Dosage should be low for elderly people and for those with liver problems. If you have heart problems thenintake of Amlovas-L Tablet may increase your health problems. It is notapproved to be used by anyone who is 6 years of age or younger. Intake ofalcohol along with this medicine may increase its side effects.
Uses of Amlovas-L Tablet
Amlovas-L Tablet is used in the treatmentof high blood pressure.
Amlovas-L Tablet side effects
SideEffects of Amlovas-L are Ankle swelling, Headache, Tiredness, Palpitations,Increased potassium level in blood, Sleepiness, Cough, Taste change, Flushing(sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Decreased blood pressure,Stomach upset.
How to use Amlovas-L Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and durationas advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or breakit. Amlovas-L Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better totake it at a fixed time.
How Amlovas-L Tablet works
Amlovas-L Tablet is a combination of twomedicines: Amlodipine and lisinopril which lower blood pressure effectively. Itworks by relaxing blood vessels so that blood flows more smoothly and the heartcan pump blood more efficiently.