ACORD – 5 Tablets

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COMPOSITION: Amlodipine 5 mg

  • Highly effective as antianginal and anti-hypertensive agent in patients with stable angina pectoris and mild to moderate hypertension.
  • Demonstrates 82% reduction in blood pressure with Amlodipine in comparison with 69% of Felodipine.
  • Highly efficient in preventing new coronary artery lesion formation and thereby efficiently controlling blood pressure.

INDICATIONS:

  • High Blood Pressure
  • Angina Pectoris

 

 

 

COMPOSITION

Amlodipine

  • Class of medication: Calcium channel blockers (heterogeneous group of medications)
  • Amlodipine is an oral dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker. Initially approved in 1987 by the FDA.
  • Amlodipine works by blocking the voltage-dependent L-type calcium channels, thereby inhibiting the initial influx of calcium.
  • Amlodipine has been shown to improve vascular endothelial function in hypertensive patients.
  • Amlodipine has good efficacy and safety, in addition to strong evidence from large randomized controlled trials for cardiovascular event reduction.