Amlokind 10 Tablet

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Amlokind 10 Tablet Information

Amlokind 10 Tablet, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Tablet. It is primarily used for the treatment of High BP. Secondary and off-label uses of Amlokind 10 Tablet have also been mentioned below.

The optimal dosage of Amlokind 10 Tablet is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Amlokind 10 Tablet as well, which are listed below. Usually, these side effects of Amlokind 10 Tablet go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

Amlokind 10 Tablet's effect during pregnancy is Severe and Unknown while nursing. Warnings related to Amlokind 10 Tablet's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Amlokind 10 Tablet can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Amlokind 10 Tablet in conditions like Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension), Coronary Artery Disease (CAD), Liver Disease. Other contraindications of Amlokind 10 Tablet have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Besides this, Amlokind 10 Tablet may also have severe interaction with some medicines. See below for a complete list.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Amlokind 10 Tablet is considered safe while driving, and is addictive.



Amlokind 10 Tablet Benefits & Uses

Amlokind 10 Tablet is used to treat the following -

Main Benefits

Other Benefits

Amlokind 10 Tablet Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: High Blood Pressure
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 5 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: Dosage can be given up to 10 mg once daily
Geriatric
  • Disease: Chest Pain
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 5 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: Dosage can be given up to 10 mg once daily
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Chest Pain
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 2.5 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: Dosage can be given up to 5 mg once daily
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: High Blood Pressure
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 2.5 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: Dosage can be given up to 5 mg once daily

Amlokind 10 Tablet Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Amlokind 10 Tablet safe for pregnant women?


    Amlokind has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Amlokind without medical advice.

    Severe
  • Is the use of Amlokind 10 Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


    Due to lack of research work on this topic, the side effects of Amlokind for breastfeeding women are not known.

    Unknown
  • What is the effect of Amlokind 10 Tablet on the Kidneys?


    There may be some adverse effects on kidney after taking Amlokind. If you observe any such side effects, stop taking this drug. Consume this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Amlokind 10 Tablet on the Liver?


    Amlokind may cause harmful effects on liver. if you feel it's having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Amlokind 10 Tablet on the Heart?


    Amlokind is completely safe for the heart.

    Safe


Amlokind 10 Tablet Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Amlokind 10 Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Amlokind 10 Tablet

  • Is this Amlokind 10 Tablet habit forming or addictive?


    Forming a habit of Amlokind 10 Tablet has not been reported.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Amlokind 10 Tablet as it does not make you drowsy.

    Safe
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, Amlokind 10 Tablet is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, Amlokind 10 Tablet cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

    No

Amlokind 10 Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Amlokind 10 Tablet


    There is no information on the effects of taking Amlokind 10 Tablet with food, because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.

    Unknown
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Amlokind 10 Tablet


    Chances of side effects of drinking alcohol while taking Amlokind 10 Tablet are low. If you feel any adverse effects, please seek medical advice as soon as possible.

    Mild


Frequently asked Questions about Amlokind 10 Tablet

Question almost 5 years ago

Can I take Amlokind along with ibuprofen?

Yes, Amlokind can be taken with ibuprofen. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. However, if you feel any discomfort after taking ibuprofen do not hesitate to inform your doctor.

Question about 5 years ago

Does Amlokind cause edema?

Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Amlokind can cause edema. It is the most common side effects of this drug. Usually swelling occurs in feet and ankle. If these effects cause troublesome, then consult your doctor regarding whether this effect arises due to amlodipine consumption or not. If yes, then you can stop taking this medicine with the help of doctor because of alternate treatment are also available. However, it is dose-related effects if taken a low dose, chances of edema are very less if consuming high dose the chances of edema are high.

Question almost 5 years ago

Does Amlokind cause memory loss?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , Diabetology

No, use of Amlokind has not been associated with memory loss. But if you are in doubt do discuss with your doctor to check for underlying medical conditions resulting in memory loss.

Question over 4 years ago

Can I take Amlokind with paracetamol?

ravi udawat MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Amlokind can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interaction has been reported between them. However, if you feel any discomfort after taking ibuprofen do not hesitate to inform your doctor.

Question over 5 years ago

What is Amlokind?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS, MD , Cardiology

Amlokind is a brand name of amlodipine. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medications called calcium channel blocker. It is available in solid oral dosage forms like tablet and capsule. It is used in the treatment of high blood pressure (high BP) and coronary artery disease. It is not recommended for heart failure. It is also used in the treatment of angina (chest pain).



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience



References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Norvasc® (amlodipine besylate)

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 540, 549, 550

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 147-148

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