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Amlip 5mg Tablet
Amlip 5mg Tablet
Amlip 5mg Tablet
Amlip 5mg Tablet
Amlip 5mg Tablet
Amlip 5mg Tablet

Amlip 5mg Tablet

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 32.36
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Amlip 5 MG Description

Amlip 5 mg tablet is used for certain heart-related disorders and high blood pressure. It contains amlodipine, which belongs to the class of medications called calcium channel blockers. This medicine

should be used with caution in patients with a known history of liver impairment due to an increased risk of severe adverse effects. This medicine should be used cautiously in the elderly. Amlip 5 should not be used by women who are pregnant or are breastfeeding. Side effects like weakness, dizziness, stomach ache, indigestion can be experienced while using Amlip 5. In case you experience too many side effects or any discomforts due to this medication, contact your doctor immediately. Before using Amlip 5 mg tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹27.51
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ContainsAmlodipine(5.0 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure and chest pain
Side effectsVomiting, weakness, dizziness, sleepiness
TherapyANTI-HYPERTENSIVE
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uses

Uses of Amlip 5 MG

Amlip 5 mg tablet is used to treat high blood pressure and a type of chest pain (Angina).
contraindications

Contraindications of Amlip 5 MG

  • If you are allergic to this amlodipine or any other ingredients of Amlip 5.
  • If you have low blood pressure.
  • If you have an abnormal narrowing of the aorta heart valve (Aortic stenosis).
  • If you are suffering from a condition where your heart is unable to supply blood to your body (Cardiogenic Shock).
  • If you are suffering from heart failure after a heart attack.
sideEffects

Side effects of Amlip 5 MG

  • Feeling sick
  • Weakness
  • Tiredness
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Stomach ache
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Indigestion
  • Muscle cramps
  • Vision problems
  • Rapid or irregular heartbeats (palpitation)
  • Swelling of feet, ankles, legs (Oedema or fluid retention)
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Amlip 5 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Amlip 5 mg tablet during pregnancy?
A:
The safety of Amlip 5 mg tablet during pregnancy is not known. Using it during pregnancy is only recommended if there is no safe alternative. Your doctor will advise you on the use of this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Amlip 5 mg tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Amlodipine present in Amlip 5 passes into the breastmilk. However, the effect of this medicine on infants is not known. Your doctor will advise you on the use of this medicine after assessing the benefits over risks
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Amlip 5 mg tablet?
A:
Amlip 5 mg tablet may affect your ability to drive. If you feel sick, dizzy, tired or have a headache, you should be cautious while driving, especially at the start of the treatment
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Amlip 5 mg tablet?
A:
Excessive alcohol consumption can raise blood pressure. Hence, caution is advised. You should avoid binge drinking alcohol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any underlying medical condition like kidney or liver disease.
  • You recently had a heart attack or heart failure.
  • You are elderly.
  • You are suffering from a severe increase in blood pressure.
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Mode of Action of Amlip 5 MG

How Does It Work?

Amlip 5 mg tablet works by relaxing and widening the blood vessels, thus making it easier for the blood to pass from the blood vessels and lowers the blood pressure. It also improves the blood and oxy...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Amlip 5 MG

  • Take Amlip 5 mg tablet as directed by the doctor.
  • It can be taken with or even without food.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water.
  • Take the tablet as a whole, do not chew or crush it.
interactions

Interactions of Amlip 5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can interfere with the action of Amlip 5 mg tablet or Amlip 5 mg tablet itself can affect the action of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Always inform your doctor about all the medicine you are taking, that includes all prescribed or non-prescribed herbal medicines, dietary supplements as well as other treatment if you are taking for a...
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  • In particular, if you are on certain medications such as antifungal medicines (like ketoconazole), medicines used to treat heart-related disorders, immunosuppressants, etc.
  • Other blood pressure lowering medicines should not be used together with Amlip 5 mg tablet as they increase the risk of side effects.
  • Muscle relaxant medicines when used together with this medicine, may lower potassium levels.

Interactions with food items

  • Grapefruit and grapefruit juice should not be consumed along with Amlip 5 mg tablet, as these can cause a drastic drop in your blood pressure.
  • If your doctor has advised you low-salt or low-sodium diet, follow these directions carefully.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Amlip 5 MG

  • Store it in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it away from children.
  • Check the expiry date before taking this medicine and do not use the medicine after its expiry date.
dosage

Dosage of Amlip 5 MG

Overdose

You may experience dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting and weakness. There are chances of excessive lowering of blood pressure. You may become unconscious and your skin may be cold and clammy. If you...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember if there is sufficient time left for the next scheduled dose. If it is time for the next dose, then skip the missed...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Amlip 5 mg tablet if I start feeling better and my symptoms are gone?

A: No, do not stop taking Amlip 5 mg tablet suddenly, as it could worsen your condition of hypertension. Instead, you should consult your doctor and he/she may adjust your dose as per your needs.

Q: Is there any special diet that I need to follow while taking Amlip 5 mg tablet?

A: Yes, your doctor may advise you on a low-salt or low-sodium diet while on treatment. Follow all the directions carefully.

Q: What are the complications if my high blood pressure is not under control?

A: Uncontrolled high blood pressure is known to cause severe complications in several body parts. It can cause heart failure, kidney damage, bleeding in the brain and eyes.

Q: Can I take Amlip 5 on empty stomach?

A: You can take Amlip 5 at any time of day or as advised by the doctor, but try to make sure it's around the same time every day.

Q: Is Amlip 5 a blood thinner?

A: No, Amlip 5 is not a blood thinner. It contains amlodipine as its active component, which is a calcium channel blocker that acts by relaxing the blood vessels.

Q: What is the use of Amlip 5?

A: Amlip 5 mg tablet is used to treat high blood pressure and a type of chest pain (Angina). However, it should be taken only if prescribed by the doctor.

Q: Can I take Amlip 5 twice a day?

A: The dose and frequency of Amlip 5 varies among individual depending on the condition it is being taken for. You should not consume more than the recommended daily dose by doctor.

Q: What are the side effects of Amlip 5?

A: Nausea, fatigue, stomach ache, sleepiness are few common side effects that can be seen during the treatment with Amlip 5. Although not everyone gets them. Side effects often improve as your body gets used to the medicine.

Q: What is the content present in Amlip 5?

A: The content present in Amlip 5 is amlodipine, as its active ingredient.
Product Details
Brand
AMLIP
Expires on or After
30/07/2025
Last Updated on: 25 Apr 2022 | 03:30 PM (IST)
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