Composition: Amlodipine 5mg + Hydrochlorothiazide 12.5mg
Amlodipine is used in the treatment of hypertension and chest pain (angina).
Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker. It blocks the action of calcium on the heart and blood vessels. This lowers the blood pressure, abnormally fast heartbeat and reduces strain on the heart following a heart attack.
Fatigue, Ankle swelling, Sleepiness, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Headache, Nausea, Dizziness, Palpitations, Edema, Abdominal pain.
Hydrochlorothiazide is used in fluid retention (edema), heart failure, hypertension and kidney stone.
Hydrochlorothiazide lowers the blood pressure and swelling by removing extra water and electrolytes from the body.
Headache, Nausea, Increased blood uric acid, Decreased potassium level in blood, Glucose intolerance, Altered blood lipids.