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Amlip - 5mg

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Manufacturer
Cipla, India
Usa Brand
Norvasc
Generic Name
Amlodipine
  SKU No.   MED1024
  USA Brand Name   Norvasc
  Generic Name   Amlodipine
  Strength   5mg
  Manufacturer   Cipla, India


Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

US Brand equivalent to Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

There are many drugs equivalent to Amlip available in the US market. Some of them are as follows:

  • Aamin

  • Acord

  • Adipin

  • Aglodepin

  • Amaday

  • Amchek

What is the Generic name of Amlip 5mg?

Amlodipine is the generic name of Amlip 5mg.

About Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

Amlip 5mg is globally marketed by Cipla, India. Amlip 5mg is available at all the online leading pharmacies, drug stores, medical stores and hospitals. The active ingredient is amlodipine. It is used in treatment and prevention of:

  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)

  • Angina (chest pains)

  • Coronary artery disease

Manufacturer of Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

Amlip is commercially produced by Cipla, India and Amlip 5mg drug is available at all the online pharmacy, drug stores, medical stores and hospitals. It is one of the leading pharmaceutical companies in India.

Strength of Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

Amlip contains the active ingredient amlodipine. It should be noted that this drug is available in various strengths. Amlip is available in strengths of 2.5mg, 5mg, 10 mg. One should use the strength as directed by the physician.

Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine) is used in the treatment of

Amlip is used in the treatment and prevention of:

  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)

  • Angina (chest pains)

  • Coronary artery disease

How Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine) works?

Amlip 5mg mainly consists of amlodipine which is a calcium channel blocker. Calcium causes contraction of the muscles. Amlip 5mg inhibits the entry of calcium in the cardiac muscles and in the vascular muscles resulting in relaxation of the muscles. Relaxation of cardiac muscles decreases the cardiac work and relaxation of vascular muscles result in widening of blood vessels, thus increasing the blood flow to the heart. It also reduces the chances of heart attack and stroke.

Before you use Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

Before Using Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine) You should be sure about the following things:

  • You are not allergic to it.

  • It is not interfering with other medications.

  • It is not affecting the mother and the baby during pregnancy and lactation.

  • You are not suffering from aortic stenosis

  • You are not suffering from liver failure.

When not to use Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

You should avoid using Amlip in:

  • Allergy

  • If you are pregnant.

  • Liver disease

  • Aortic stenosis

  • Cardiogenic shock

  • Severe hypotension

  • Unstable angina

Tell your doctor if

  • You are allergic to amlip

  • You are taking any other medication for hypertension or any other heart problem.

  • You are taking any other medication for any other disease or disorder.

  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding.

  • You have medical history especially of liver problems.

  • You have congestive heart failure.

Dosage Of Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

Amlip is available in various strengths and as different doses. One should use the strength and dose as directed by the physician.It is available in 2.5mg, 5mg , 10mg strengths. The dose is different for different conditions.

How much of Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine) to be used?

Generally, it must be in the range which is suitable according to the person’s health. It is available in the form of tablets.

How to take Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

One should wash and dry his/her hands properly before taking this medicine.

  • Apply only as much as needed or prescribed by the doctor.

  • One should take this medicine as long as directed by the physician.

  • It is better to take it with food.

  • Swallow it as a whole.

For how long should I continue using Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)?

Take this medication regularly. One should continue taking it even if he/she feels well. This medication should be taken exactly as prescribed by the physician. One should not increase the dose or stop this medication without consulting a physician. One should continue the medication as directed by the physician.

Overdose Of Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

Overdose may lead to deranged liver functions. In such cases take the patient to the nearby hospital. Symptoms seen in case of overdose are:

  • Dizziness

  • Lightheadedness

  • Fainting

  • Very fast heart rate

  • Shock

  • Warm extremities.

Missed Dose Of Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

If one misses a dose of Amlip 5mg, he/she should take it as soon as they remember.If more than 12 hours have passed, skip the dose and take the next dose at a regular time. Do not double the dose. Do not take multiple doses at a time.

Side Effects Of Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

Amlip may lead to the following side effects:

  • Swelling of lower limb

  • Tiredness

  • Stomach pain

  • Nausea

  • Dizziness

  • Hot flushes

  • Irregular heart rate

  • Tremors

  • Palpitations

  • Fainting

  • Shortness of breath

In any of the side effects, consult a doctor as soon as possible.

Common Drug Interactions Of Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

Some drugs may interfere with the mechanism of action of a drug or may increase the side effects or interfere with the absorption of the drug. Thus altering the net result. Some of the drugs that interact with amlodipine are as follows:

  • Diltiazem

  • Ketoconazole

  • Clarithromycin

  • Nafazodone

  • Ritonavir

  • Phenytoin

  • Carbamazepine

  • Rifampin

  • Sildenafil

  • Simvastatin

  • Cyclosporin

Warning and precautions For Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

  • Take the drug as and when directed by the physician.

  • Do not alter the course or stop the drug without consulting the doctor.

  • Tell medical history properly to the doctor

  • Check the expiry date.

  • Avoid this drug in liver patients.

  • Make sure that you are not pregnant and breastfeeding

  • In case of side effects, consult the doctor as soon as possible.

Thing to remember While Using Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

  • Always tell your doctor medical history properly

  • Always check the expiry date

  • Avoid the drug in liver patients

  • Avoid the drug use in pregnant and breastfeeding women

Indications and usage For Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

Amlip is used in the treatment and prevention of:

  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)

  • Angina (chest pains)

  • Coronary artery disease

Dosage And Administration Of Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

Amlip 5mg is available in the form of tablets. These must be taken as directed by the physician.

Recommended dose Of Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

The dose depends on body weight and severity of the disease. Consult a doctor regarding the drug dose to be taken. .It is available in 2.5mg, 5mg, 10mg strengths. Dose is different for different conditions

Storage For Amlip 5mg (Amlodipine)

  • Store in a cool and dry place

  • Away from heat and moisture

  • Keep out of reach of children.


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