Amlotop - for the treatment of hypertension and cardiac ischemia.
Pharmacological action Amlotopa
Antiischemic action Amlotopa realized by expanding the peripheral, coronary arteries and arterioles, reducing the preload on the heart and myocardial oxygen demand. Application Amlotopa stenokardicheskie can reduce the incidence of attacks, the number of received nitroglycerin.
There is also a dose-dependent and long-lasting hypotensive effect of the drug, due to the relaxation of vascular smooth muscle. When high blood pressure Amlotopa single dose gives a good effect, and the effect it is stored during the day.
There are reviews Amlotope, provide additional cardioprotective effect, helps prevent atherosclerosis in coronary heart disease.
The sharp decline in pressure causes Amlotop and does not affect the conductivity and the contractile function of the heart muscle.
Release tablets and capsules Amlotop.
Amlotop instructions prescribed by arterial hypertension, vasospastic, stable angina. Thus the preparation can be used in conjunction with other drugs of similar actions or as monotherapy.
Dosing instructions for Amlotopa
With increased pressure and angina initial daily dose is 5 mg Amlotopa. If necessary, it increased to 10 mg / day (this dose is considered to be the maximum, it can not exceed). Adjust dose is recommended only after a week or two after treatment.
Dosage reduction may be necessary Amlotopa patients with severe hepatic impairment, as well as people asthenic physique. Such patients to reduce the pressure usually prescribed 2, 5 mg of the drug, for the treatment of ischemia - 5mg.
The dosage of 2, 5 mg administered Amlotop and if it is included into a complex therapy.
For those who suffer from renal impairment do not need to adjust the dosage.
After applying Amlotopa can develop swelling of the feet and ankles may be excessively reduced pressure, more frequent palpitations, develop vasculitis, heart failure, bradycardia, atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia, heart attack, migraine headaches, chest pain, dizziness, drowsiness, malaise, fatigue, fainting , fatigue, paresthesia, tremor, lability, peripheral neuropathy, anxiety, depression, agitation, nausea, impairment of bowel movements, abdominal pain, diarrhea, anorexia, dry mucous membranes, thirst, gastritis, jaundice, leukopenia, purpura, thrombocytopenia, rhinitis, dyspnea.
In addition, there are reviews of Amlotope, causes impotence, myalgia, muscle cramps, itching, swelling anginevrotichesky, urticaria, alopecia, diplopia, eye pain, conjunctivitis, fever, nosebleeds, dermatitis, increased sweating, hyperglycemia, violation of skin pigmentation, pancreatitis .
Do not take at Amlotop hypersensitivity hypotension, hypertensive crisis, during lactation, pregnancy.
Very discontinue drug treatment is not recommended - may worsen during angina.
During therapy, the patient should control your weight, take regular checkups at the dentist - for the prevention of gingival hyperplasia, their pain and bleeding.
The drug has an effect on the speed of reaction, which should be considered for patients involved in dangerous activities.