amlodipine

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amlodipine

 [am-lo´dĭ-pēn]
a calcium channel blocking agent administered orally in the form of the besylate salt in treatment of hypertension and chronic stable and vasospastic angina.

amlodipine

A drug used in the treatment of ANGINA PECTORIS and high blood pressure (HYPERTENSION). A brand name is Istin.
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In the Pharmaceuticals segment, sales of Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma's four main products, Amlodin (therapeutic agent for hypertension and angina), Gasmotin (gastroprokinetic), Meropen (carbapenem antibiotic), and Prorenal (vasodilator) remained firm.
In the Pharmaceuticals segment, sales of Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma's four main products, Amlodin (therapeutic agent for hypertension and angina), Meropen (carbapenem antibiotic), Gasmotin (gastroprokinetic), and Prorenal (vasodilator) remained firm, while sales of other products along with revenue from licensing of intellectual property rights decreased.