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Lotak A

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Lotak A

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Amlodipine, Losartan साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Lotak A Information

Lotak A Benefits & Uses

Lotak A is used to treat the following -

Lotak A 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.

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Ingredients of Lotak A

Amlodipine
Losartan

Lotak A Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Lotak A is used -

  1. Fatigue Mild
  2. Ankle Swelling
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Flushing
  5. Headache Mild
  6. Nausea or vomiting
  7. Dizziness Mild
  8. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)
  9. Edema Moderate
  10. Abdominal Pain Mild
  11. Weight gain
  12. Yellow eyes
  13. Wheezing
  14. Peripheral Edema
  15. Constipation Moderate
  16. Weakness
  17. Stomach ache Mild
  18. Anxiety Mild
  19. Blurred vision
  20. Confusion
  21. Coma
  22. Difficulty breathing
  23. Irregular heartbeat
  24. Depression Moderate
  25. Infection
  26. Back Pain Mild
  27. Nasal congestion
  28. Flatulence Mild
  29. Loss of appetite
  30. Dry Mouth Mild

Lotak A Related Warnings

Is the use of Lotak A safe for pregnant women?

Those womens are pregnant, before taking Lotak A should be consult to doctor. If you don't do same, Then it will cause some serious side effects on your body.

Is the use of Lotak A safe during breastfeeding?

Side effects of Lotak A for breastfeeding are little to none, so you can take it without doctor's advice.

What is the effect of Lotak A on the Kidneys?

Lotak A is not harmful for [Organ].

What is the effect of Lotak A on the Liver?

Lotak A may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].

What is the effect of Lotak A on the Heart?

Lotak A is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Severe Interaction of Lotak A with Other Drugs

Lotak A should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Lotak A Contraindications

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

  1. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
  2. Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  3. Liver Disease
  4. Heart Failure
  5. Drug Allergy
  6. Kidney Disease
  7. Hyperkalemia
  8. Angioedema

Frequently asked Questions about Lotak A

Is this Lotak A habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Lotak A is addictive.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Lotak A you may feel sleepy. So it is not safe to undertake these activities.

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Lotak A only on doctor's advice.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Lotak A is not used to treat mental disorders.

Lotak A Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Lotak A

Eating certain foods may increase the time it takes Lotak A to have an effect. You should consult your doctor about it.

Interaction between Alcohol and Lotak A

Taking alcohol with Lotak A can be dangerous.

Lotak A से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 8 months पहले

Does Lotak A cause arrhythmia (Irregular heart beat)?

Dr. Prakash kumar MBBS, General Physician

Rarely, Lotak A causes arrhythmia (Irregular heartbeat). However, if you experience any fluctuation in heart rate after consuming this drug, please inform to a doctor and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल over 1 year पहले

Does Lotak A cause stomach upset?

Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS, General Physician

Yes, [medicine] can cause stomach upset. It is a common side effect of this drug. Please inform your doctor if you are experiencing stomach upset after taking this medicine.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Does Lotak A cause erectile dysfunction?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS, Internal Medicine

Yes, Lotak A can cause erectile dysfunction. It is uncommon side effects of this drug. If you experience erectile dysfunction after consuming this drug, please inform to a doctor, they might give you an alternate therapy.

सवाल over 1 year पहले

What is Lotak A?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS, General Physician

Lotak A 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).

सवाल 11 months पहले

Does Lotak A cause memory loss?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

No, use of Lotak A 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.

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Norvasc® (amlodipine besylate)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 540, 549, 550
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 147-148
  4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Cozaar® (losartan potassium)
  5. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 506
  6. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 169-173