Trade name: Amlo
Strength: 5 mg
Active ingredient: S-Amlodipine
Category: Calcium channel blockers
Pregnancy category: S-Amlodipine belongs to FDA pregnancy category C.
Uses: Amlo 5 mg Tablet is used to treat high blood pressure and chest pain (angina).
How to use: TakeAmlo 5 mg Tablet by mouth as directed by your doctor. Continue takeing this medication even if you are feeling well. Before stopping this medication consult your doctor.
Side Effects: Dizziness, nausea, stomach pain, swelling of feet.
Dosage: S-Amlodipine is usually taken once daily. The initial dose is 5 mg orally daily. Maintenance dose is 5 to 10 mg orally.
Written by: : healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: June 28th, 2015
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