Amlogard Tablet contains Amlodipine, an anti-hypertensive medicine. Amlogard Tablet is used to lower the blood pressure and also various heart conditions such as irregular heart rate, chest pain (angina). These medicines are known as calcium channel blockers. Amlodipine works by reducing the pressure on the heart by relaxing the blood vessels. Inform your doctor if recently has a heart attack or heart failure. Do not stop taking this medicine without informing your doctor. You should have a low salt diet. You should maintain a healthy lifestyle to gain optimal benefit....
Q: What are all the things that I should discuss with the healthcare provider before taking Amlogard Tablet?
A: It is advisable to inform the doctor if you have any history of heart or liver disease or if you are a known case of heart failure. It is important to mention it to your doctor if you are pregnant, are planning to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding. Tell your doctor the medicines you are already taking before starting Amlogard Tablet.
Q: If I consume coffee, does that interact with Amlogard Tablet?
A: It is observed that people who do not regularly consume coffee may feel blood pressure change effects, but people who regularly consume coffee may not have a significant effect on blood pressure.
Q: I have to drive back to my hometown. Can I use Amlogard Tablet?
A: If you experience dizziness, drowsiness or blurred vision after taking this Amlogard Tablet. It is advised to avoid drinking since it affects alterness.
Q: When should I take Amlogard Tablet?
A: Take Amlogard Tablet as prescribed by your doctor for the prescribed duration. You can take this medicine with or without food, but preferably at day time and also at a fixed time to gain optimal benefit.