Amanat (Amlodipine) Tablets


Description

AMANAT TABLET is used to treat angina, high blood pressure and coronary heart disease. It is recommended in case of heart failure if other medications fail to work. AMANAT  TABLET is the key ingredient of this medicine. It increases the myocardial oxygen delivery in patients with vasospastic angina.

AMANAT  TABLET belongs to the class of a calcium channel blocker that inhibits calcium ion from entering the slow channels of vascular smooth muscle and myocardium during depolarization. This leads to cause relaxation of coronary vascular smooth muscle and coronary vasodilation.

The medicine should be taken as per the dosage on the prescription. Overdosage of the drug can lead to complications. Depending on the effects the drug has on a patient, the doctor may make variations to the dosage.

The medicine may not be safe to use during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Dosage should be low for elderly people and for those with liver problems. If you have heart problems then intake of AMANAT TABLET may increase your health problems.

 

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Amanat Tablet

  • Swelling of ankles or feet
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Dizziness
  • Increased heartbeat
  • Redness of face, neck, arms and chest
  • Muscle pain
  • Heartburn
  • Acid or sour stomach
  • Stomach pain
  • Anxiety
  • Diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Sweating

Uses of Amanat  Tablet

What is it prescribed for?

  • Hypertension
  • Angina Pectoris

When not to use?

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to amlodipine.

Warnings

Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Breast-feeding

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
General warnings

Hypotension

This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients with severe aortic stenosis due to the increased risk of a very low blood pressure. Report any unusual symptoms to the doctor immediately. Appropriate dose adjustments may be required based on the clinical condition.

Myocardial infarction or angina

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with coronary artery diseases, especially while starting the treatment or increasing the dose, since it may worsen the symptoms of myocardial infarction or angina.

Liver impairment

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of liver impairment due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of liver function is necessary while taking this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

Pediatric use

The safety and efficacy of this medicine have not been established in patients below 6 years of age.

Dosage

Missed Dose

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next scheduled dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed one.

Overdose
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
Interactions
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.

Interaction with Alcohol

Description

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Instructions

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine

Carbamazepine

Dexamethasone

Itraconazole

Rifampicin

Disease interactions

Hypotension or cardiogenic shock

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history hypotension or cardiogenic shock due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

Coronary Artery Disease

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with coronary artery disease due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.
Food interactions
Consumption of grapefruit juice is not recommended during treatment with this medicine due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects.
Lab interactions
Information not available.

General Instructions

Take this medicine as advised by your doctor. Do not take in larger or smaller amounts than prescribed. Drink an adequate amount of water. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.

 

Additional information

SELECT STRENGTH

10MG

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