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Samwell 2.5mg Tab

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By SUNWELL LIFE SCIENCES PVT LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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S Amlodipine
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Therapeutic classification
ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE

Medical Description

Amwel Tablet is a blood pressure-lowering medicine used for the treatment of high blood pressure. It contains amlodipine, an antihypertensive. It is also used for the treatment of angina pectoris (che...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Samwell 2.5mg Tab

Amwel Tablet is used to treat high blood pressure and a type of chest pain (Angina).
contraindications

Contraindications of Samwell 2.5mg Tab

  • If you are allergic to this amlodipine or any other ingredients of this medicine
  • If you have very low blood pressure or heart-related conditions such as stenosis, cardiogenic shock, heart failure after a heart attack.
sideEffects

Side effects of Samwell 2.5mg Tab

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness especially at beginning of treatment
  • Ankle swelling
  • Weakness
  • An upset stomach
  • Muscle cramps
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Samwell 2.5mg Tab

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Amwel Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is no information available about the safety of Amwel Tablet during pregnancy. You should inform your doctor if you are planning a pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Amwel Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of this medicine pass into the breastmilk. However, the effect of this medicine on infants is not known. Tell your doctor if you are breastfeeding before initiating the treatment.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Amwel Tablet?
A:
You may feel dizzy, tired or have a headache after taking this medicine, should be cautious while driving, especially during the initial days of the treatment.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Amwel Tablet?
A:
Excessive alcohol consumption can raise blood pressure. Hence, caution is advised. Individuals with high blood pressure should avoid binge drinking.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any underlying health condition related to the liver and kidneys.
  • You have heart-related conditions or recently had a heart attack or heart failure.
  • You are elderly, caution is advised while changing the dose for the elderly.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Samwell 2.5mg Tab

How Does It Work?

Amwel Tablet works by relaxing the blood vessels, thus making it easier for the blood to pass through the blood vessels and lowers the blood pressure. It also improves the blood and oxygen supply to t...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Samwell 2.5mg Tab

  • Amwel Tablet should be taken with sufficient water with or without food.
  • Take this medicine at a fixed time for optimal blood pressure control.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time each day for optimal results.
interactions

Interactions of Samwell 2.5mg Tab

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Amwel Tablet works or Amwel itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
  • Especially, if you are taking medicines such as antibiotics, antifungals, other anti-hypertensive medicines, cholesterol-lowering medicines, medicines for heart conditions and muscle relaxants etc.
  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are immunosuppressants, anti-HIV medicines etc.

Interactions with food items

Grapefruit juice and grapefruit should not be consumed along with Amwel Tablet, as these can cause a drop in your blood pressure.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Samwell 2.5mg Tab

  • Store it in a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Discard any unused or expired medicine properly.
dosage

Dosage of Samwell 2.5mg Tab

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of this medicine include dizziness, lightheadedness, weak, fast heartbeat or excessive drop in blood pressure etc. Seek immediate medical help in case of an overdose of this me...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose, 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 dose and resume ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Abhishek B L

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 Amwel Tablet if I start feeling better and my symptoms are gone?

A: No, do not stop taking this medicine suddenly. Instead, you should consult your doctor and he/she may adjust your dose as per your needs. Follow up with your doctor regularly.

Q: What lifestyle modifications I should make to control my blood pressure?

A: You should take your medicine regularly at the same time. In addition to that, making lifestyle changes will also help to control your blood pressure. These changes include eating a healthy diet, low in fat and salt, maintaining a healthy weight, exercising at least 30 minutes every day and reducing alcohol consumption and taking a pause on smoking habits. White salt should be replaced with Himalayan or rock salt.

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

A: Uncontrolled high blood pressure is known to cause serious complications in several body parts. High blood pressure and heart failure are critical health conditions, if not treated, can affect other organs such as the brain, kidneys and blood vessels.

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ContainsS Amlodipine
UsesHigh blood pressure & angina
Side effectsDizziness, stomach upset, swelling, headache
Last Updated on: 05 Jun 2021 | 04:24 PM (IST)
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