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Amlodipine and Lisinopril - Indications, Dosage, Side Effects and Precautions

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Information about Amlodipine and Lisinopril

Generic Name : Amlodipine and Lisinopril
Pronunciation : am loe' di peen-lyse in' oh pril
Latest prescription information about Amlodipine and Lisinopril. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, warnings and its storage instructions . Also listed are the Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y52.5 | Therapeutic Classification : Anti- Hypertensives
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Trade Names/Brand Names of Amlodipine and Lisinopril

India- Aamin L Acedip, Alis, Alis Plus, Amchek L, Amdepin-L, Amlace, Amlodac-L,Amodep L Amlokath-L, Amlo-L, Amlod-L, Amlopres-L, Amom-L, Amlosafe-LS, Amlot-L, Amin L, Amlovas-L, Amlodac L, Amvik L, Amtas-Lp, Amlozed LS, Axipin L, Biopril Am, Calchek-L, Carvasc-L, Dipin L, Dip-A , Hipril-A, Inace, Licard, Lipril-Am, Lismol, Listril-Am, Lis-Ten AM, Lisnovik A, Lisnop AM, Lisiriv A, Manage plus, Neocard-Li, Numlo-L, Nulis A, Oalcheck L, Primodil-L,Pdpril AM, Zelis Am.
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Why is Amlodipine and Lisinopril Prescribed? (Indications)

This combination medication contains ACE inhibitors, prescribed for hypertension. 

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When should Amlodipine and Lisinopril not be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with hereditary or idiopathic angioedema and hypersensitivity.

What is the dosage of Amlodipine and Lisinopril?

Adult: PO- Per tab contains amlodipine 5 mg and lisinopril 5 mg: 1 tab once daily, up to 2 tab/day if needed.

How should Amlodipine and Lisinopril be taken?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth as directed by your physician.

What are the warnings and precautions for Amlodipine and Lisinopril?

• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver or kidney impairment, severe heart disease, heart attack, who are taking other medications, any allergy, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

What are the side effects of Amlodipine and Lisinopril?

Nausea, headache, dizziness, cough, diarrhea, fatigue, rash, fluid retention, flushing, palpitation, chest pain, weakness, dry mouth; elevations in BUN, serum creatinine and potassium may occur.

What are the other precautions for Amlodipine and Lisinopril?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Amlodipine and Lisinopril?

Store it at controlled room temperature (15-30C).

Last Updated : August 2013



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precious-ikenna

My BP is 210/110mmHg can I take Lisinopril 2 tab and Amlodipine 2 tab also

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