|Drug Name:||Amlodipine Besylate|
|Manufacturer:||TORRENT PHARMA INC.|
Manufactured by: For:TORRENT PHARMACEUTICALS LTD. TORRENT PHARMA INC.,Indrad-382 721, Dist.Mehsana, INDIA. 5380 Holiday Terrace, Suite 40, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009.8012720Revised June 2007
HypertensionAmlodipine is indicated for the treatment of hypertension.
It may be used alone or in combination with other antihypertensive agents.2.
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)Chronic Stable AnginaAmlodipine is indicated for the symptomatic treatment of chronic stable angina.
Amlodipine may be used alone or in combination with other antianginal agents.Vasospastic Angina (Prinzmetal’s or Variant Angina)Amlodipine is indicated for the treatment of confirmed or suspected vasospastic angina.Amlodipine may be used as monotherapy or in combination with other antianginal drugs.
Increased Angina and/or Myocardial Infarction: Rarely, patients, particularly those with severe obstructive coronary artery disease, have developed documented increased frequency, duration and/or severity of angina or acute myocardial infarction on starting calcium channel blocker therapy or at the time of dosage increase.The mechanism of this effect has not been elucidated.