Trade name: Amtas
Strength: 5 mg
Active ingredient: S-Amlodipine
Category: Calcium channel blockers
Pregnancy category: S-Amlodipine belongs to FDA pregnancy category C.
Amtas 5 mg Tablet is used to treat high blood pressure and chest pain (angina).
Take Amtas 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.
Inform your doctor if you notice any of the below serious side effects occur:
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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