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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Amlodipine was given after the selection of the dominant follicles in previously primed ovaries by CC.
Unacceptable side effects were most frequent on hydrochlorothiazide (25%), compared with 16% for lisinopril and 13% for amlodipine. None of the patients experienced hypertensive crisis, hypotension, hyperkalemia, or an increase in serum creatinine levels of more than 20% from baseline.
[1] Seymour et al in 1994 reported the first case of drug-induced gingival overgrowth caused due to amlodipine, and dihydropyridine used for the treatment of hypertension and angina.
The toxicological analysis using GC/MS and LC/MS/MS detected lidocaine (4.97 [micro]g/mL in heart blood and 0.12 [micro]g/mL in urine), which was used when the patient was receiving intensive care at the hospital, as well as glibenclamide, amlodipine, and furosemide at 81, 190, and 19 ng/mL in right heart blood; 54, 72, and 16 ng/mL in peripheral blood; and 280, 55, and 100 ng/mL in PCF, respectively.
Most of these studies were comparing S-AM (2.5 to 5 mg) to racemic amlodipine (5 to 10 mg) and found near equal antihypertensive efficacy with lower incidence of side effects.
To determine whether a random steady-state plasma amlodipine concentration and Z-FHL/HHL ratio in the clinic setting could independently indicate adherence to medication for BP control.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the Indian pharma firms's abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) for Olmesartan Medoxomil and Amlodipine tablets for the treatment of hypertension, alone or with antihypertensive agents to lower blood pressure.
The treatment with low doses of losartan, captopril and amlodipine did not change the BP in AB rats (153 [+ or -] 8.4,131 [+ or -] 2.1, and 152 [+ or -] 7.3 mmHg, respectively, vs 152 [+ or -] 6.5 mmHg in AB).
Purpura, bleeding, calcium channel blockers, amlodipine.
Amlodipine + Olmesartan Medoxomil Tablets is part of an ever growing portfolio of products that Ajanta has developed for the US market.
Group-A was treated with Valsartan 80mg daily and Group-B was treated with valsartan 80 and amlodipine 10mg once a day.