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What is amlodipine used for?


What is amlodipine used for?

Amlodipine is a medicine used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). If you have high blood pressure, taking amlodipine helps prevent future heart disease, heart attacks and strokes. Amlodipine is also used to prevent chest pain caused by heart disease (angina). This medicine is only available on prescription.

Is Amlodipine a blood thinner?

Amlodipine belongs to a class of drugs known as calcium channel blockers. It works by relaxing blood vessels so blood can flow more easily. Amlodipine is also used to prevent certain types of chest pain (angina).

What Pill has V 200 on it?

It is supplied by Ajanta Pharma Limited. Voriconazole is used in the treatment of aspergillosis, invasive; candidemia; blastomycosis; coccidioidomycosis, meningitis; cutaneous fungal infection and belongs to the drug class azole antifungals. There is positive evidence of human fetal risk during pregnancy.

Is amlodipine 5mg on recall?

Citing defective bottles that may not seal appropriately and protect from moisture, Pfizer Inc. is recalling two lots of Caduet (amlodipine besylate/atorvastatin calcium) tablets. The recall was announced in the February 19, 2020, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Enforcement Report.

Can I stop taking amlodipine after 3 days?

Do not stop taking amlodipine suddenly. Although no “rebound” effect has been reported, it is better to slowly decrease the dosage over a period of time. Your doctor may advise you to take sublingual nitroglycerin for any break-through angina pain.

What pill is white and has 210 on it?

Pill with imprint 210 is White, Round and has been identified as Amlodipine Besylate 5 mg.

How do you identify pills by number?

Take the pill into your local pharmacy during off-peak business hours.

  • Ask family members or coworkers if they recognize the pill by its imprint.
  • Search online. Many pill identification websites will use the number imprint of the pill to identify it for you.
  • Call the poison control hot line number in your area.
  • What do the numbers mean on a pill?

    Answers (1) The numbers on a pill are given by the manufacturer. In some cases the prefix denotes who the manufacturer is ie, 93 is Teva Pharma, 54 is Roxane, 44 is Link International. Some manufacturers have a logo instead. The next numbers after that have no meaning except as a way of identifying the tablet.

    What is white pill with 210 on it?

    210 (Amlodipine Besylate 5 mg) Pill with imprint 210 is White, Round and has been identified as Amlodipine Besylate 5 mg.