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Amlokind At 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Amlokind At 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Amlokind At 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
21.68*
MRP 27.10
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Medical Description

Amlokind AT tablet is a blood pressure-lowering medicine. It is used for the management of high blood pressure. This medicine is also helpful in managing heart-related chest pain called angina. High

lood pressure is a critical health condition that if not treated well can lead to other health-related complications. Untreated high blood pressure may also affect other parts of the body such as the brain, heart, blood vessels, and kidneys. Angina is a condition of reduced blood flow to the heart characterised by chest pain, tightness and squeezing in the chest radiating towards the shoulders, arms, and neck. Amlokind AT tablet contains a combination of atenolol and amlodipine as the active substances. It works by lowering the blood pressure, heart rate, and contractility of heart muscles. This helps reduce pressure inside blood vessels and allows the heart to pump efficiently Take this medicine in the exact dose and duration as recommended by your doctor. Amlokind AT tablet can be taken with or without food. You should not take more than the prescribed dose. Do not stop taking this medicine on your own. Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to any of its components. Before starting Amlokind AT tablet, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant, or breastfeeding and about your complete medical history. Also, inform the doctor about all other medicines and supplements you take.

Product Summary

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ContainsAmlodipine(5.0 Mg) + Atenolol(50.0 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure, heart related chest pain
Side effectsSleepiness, dizziness, headache, hot flushes
TherapyANTI-HYPERTENSIVE
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Uses of AMLOKIND AT 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • High blood pressure
  • Angina pectoris (heart related chest pain)

Contraindications of AMLOKIND AT 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • If you are allergic to this amlodipine, atenolol or any of the ingredient of Amlokind AT.
  • If you have any heart disorder like heart failure problem, irregular heartbeat and heart blockage.
  • If you have a hormone-secreting tumour in the adrenal gland (Pheochromocytoma).
  • If you are suffering from metabolic acidosis, a condition when the body produces so much acid.
  • If you have a blood circulation problem due to which affects the blood supply to different body parts.
  • If you have low blood pressure and slow heart rate problem.
  • If you have experienced shock due to heart attack.

Side effects of AMLOKIND AT 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • Sleepiness
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Hot flushes
  • Nausea

Precautions and Warnings of AMLOKIND AT 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Amlokind-AT Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Do not take tablet Amlokind AT if you are pregnant or planning pregnancy, as it can harm the developing baby. If you get pregnant while taking this medicine, inform your doctor. You will be switched to a safer alternative therapy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Amlokind-AT Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not advised to breastfeed during the treatment. It can harm the newborn baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Amlokind-AT Tablet?
A:
You should be cautious while driving if you are taking this medicine, especially in starting of the treatment. You may feel dizzy and sleepy after taking this medicine. Therefore, it would be better to avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Amlokind-AT Tablet?
A:
Avoid alcohol during the treatment. It can cause adverse effects along with this medicine. Consuming alcohol when you have a blood pressure problem is not advisable as alcohol can lower the blood pressure.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a liver or kidney problem.
  • You experience that your heart condition is getting worse.
  • You are an older person, pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • You are suffering from respiratory tract infections like asthma or obstruction of airways.
  • You have a planned surgery or operation.
  • You are suffering from high or low blood sugar level.
  • During treatment, you develop a thyroid disorder.

Directions for Use of AMLOKIND AT 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • Take Amlokind-AT as a whole with a sufficient amount of water with or without food.
  • Try to take this medicine at the same time every day for better blood pressure control.

Storage and disposal of AMLOKIND AT 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • Store this medicine at room temperature. Protect it from direct sunlight and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of AMLOKIND AT 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

Overdose

  • Symptoms of overdose of Amlokind-AT Tablets include laziness, a respiratory disorder like wheezing sound, low blood pressure, constriction of airways, and low blood sugar level.
  • In case of an overdose, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

  • Do not take a double dose if you have missed a dose, take the next dose as soon as you remember.
  • It would be best if you never miss a dose of blood pressure medicine as it can lead to serious side effects like sudden fall in blood pressure and associated symptoms such as fainting, lightheadedness...
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Mode of Action of AMLOKIND AT 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

How Does It Work?

  • Atenolol works by blocking the certain natural chemicals in your body, like epinephrine, to the heart and blood vessels which ultimately helps in lowering heart rate, blood pressure and strain on the ...
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  • Amlodipine works by relaxing and widening the blood vessels, thereby facilitating blood circulation and lowering blood pressure.

Interactions of AMLOKIND AT 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Amlokind-AT tablet works, or the medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the doctor of medicines, supplements, or herbals you are taking or might take to avoid possible interaction.
  • You may experience an excess drop in blood pressure if you are taking any other blood pressure-lowering medicine, antifungal medicines, and antibiotics with Amlokind-AT tablet.
  • Medicines used to modify the immune response such as cyclosporin and tacrolimus when taken along can give you side effects of former medicine, inform your doctor.
  • Medicines that are used for irregular heartbeats like amiodarone and disopyramide if taken along with Amlokind-AT can lead to a drop in blood pressure and slow heartbeat. Simultaneous use should be av...
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  • Medicine that is used as a muscle relaxant called Dantrolene if taken along can lead to serious heart-related problems.
  • Other medicines like lithium used for psychiatric disorders, painkillers like ibuprofen, celecoxib, and medicine used to maintain cholesterol levels like simvastatin and digoxin used for heart failure...
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Interactions with food items

Grapefruit, apple and orange juice should be avoided for at least 4 hours of taking this medicine. It can affect the absorption of this medicine.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: For how long do I need to take Amlokind-AT Tablet?

A: Do not stop taking Amlokind-AT tablet until and unless your doctor advises you. If you stop taking this medicine, it can lead to a sudden increase in your blood pressure, which can be very dangerous. The doctor will gradually decrease the dose as per the need.

Q: What precautions should I follow to control my high blood pressure?

A: Consult a doctor and follow his prescription.

Q: What is the difference between Amlokind-AT and Amlokind-5 tablet?

A: Both Amlokind-AT and Amlokind-5 are medicines to control high blood pressure but vary in their composition. Amlokind-AT contains amlodipine and atenolol, whereas Amlokind-5 contains only amlodipine. Depending upon your health condition and disease status, the doctor will prescribe you with either of this. Do not self medicate any of the anti-hypertensive medicines.

Q: What are the side effects of Amlokind-AT Tablet?

A: Medicines along with the desired effect, sometimes give side effects also, however not everyone gets them. The most common side effects of Amlokind AT are sleepiness, dizziness, headache, stomach pain, nausea, swelling in ankle and fatigue.

Q: How much time does it take for Amlokind-AT Tablet to start working?

A: It takes approximately 1 hour for this medicine to start showing its blood pressure lowering effects. However, this can vary among individual depending on their physiology and metabolism.

Q: What is the composition of Amlokind-AT?

A: Amlokind-AT is a combination medicine containing amlodipine and atenolol as its active components.

Q: Can I stop taking the Amlokind-AT tablet if I feel well?

A: No, you should never stop taking Amlokind-AT tablet, even if you feel well unless advised by your doctor. Abrupt stopping of Amlokind-AT tablet may worsen the condition and lead to serious complications such as heart attack and stroke.

Q: Can the Amlokind-AT table make me feel dizzy?

A: Yes, you may feel dizzy after taking the Amlokind-AT tablet, as a common side effect. You make experience this symptom when you suddenly rise up from lying or sitting position. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down. If you experience this often, it is advised to avoid driving, operating machines and consult your doctor.
Last Updated on: 18 August 2022 | 4:01 PM (IST)

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