Amlokind-AT Tablet: View Uses, Side Effects, Price and Substitutes | 1mg (2022)

Product introduction

Amlokind-AT Tablet is used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure). This is a combination of two medicines that controls blood pressure when a single medication is not effective. It helps to lower high blood pressure and thus reduces the chances of future heart attack and stroke.

You can take Amlokind-AT Tablet at any time of day, on empty stomach, but it is best to take it at the same time each day. Keep taking it for as long as advised by your doctor. Even if you feel well, do not stop this medicine on your own because high blood pressure often has no symptoms. If you stop taking it, your condition may get worse. Keeping active with regular exercise, reducing your weight and eating a healthy diet will also help control your blood pressure. Follow your doctor’s advice while taking this medicine.

It may cause side effects like headache, ankle swelling, slow heart rate, and nausea. It may also cause dizziness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. This might raise the level of potassium in the blood, hence avoid potassium rich food or supplements. You may be asked for regular monitoring of blood pressure, kidney function, and electrolytes level while on the treatment.

Before taking it, let your doctor know if you have any liver or kidney problems. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult their doctor for advice before taking this medicine. You also need to tell your doctor what other medicines you are taking especially those used to treat high blood pressure or heart conditions.

Uses of Amlokind-AT Tablet

  • Treatment of Hypertension (high blood pressure)

Benefits of Amlokind-AT Tablet

In Treatment of Hypertension (high blood pressure)

Amlokind-AT Tablet is a combination medicine that contains two active ingredients, Amlodipine and Atenolol. Both of the medicines in this combination work to lower blood pressure but in different ways. Together they help to relax blood vessels, reduce heart rate and make it easier for your heart to pump blood around your body. This lowers blood pressure.

If your blood pressure is controlled you are less at risk of having a heart attack, stroke or kidney problems. The medicine must be taken regularly as prescribed to be effective. You do not usually feel any direct benefit from taking this medicine, but it works in the long term to keep you well. You should also make appropriate lifestyle changes (such as eating healthy and staying active) to maximize the effectiveness of this medicine.

Side effects of Amlokind-AT Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Amlokind-AT

  • Sleepiness
  • Headache
  • Ankle swelling
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Slow heart rate
  • Palpitations
  • Nausea
  • Edema (swelling)
  • Constipation
  • Tiredness
  • Cold extremities

How to use Amlokind-AT Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Amlokind-AT Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Amlokind-AT Tablet works

Amlokind-AT Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Amlodipine and Atenolol, which lowers blood pressure effectively. Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker which works by relaxing blood vessels while atenolol is a beta blocker which works specifically on the heart to slow down the heart rate. Together, they make the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body.

Safety advice

Alcohol

UNSAFE

It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Amlokind-AT Tablet.

Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR

Amlokind-AT Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.

Breast feeding

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR

Amlokind-AT Tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.

Driving

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UNSAFE

Amlokind-AT Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Amlokind-AT Tablet may cause side effects such as dizziness, headaches, nausea or tiredness, all of which could affect your ability to concentrate and drive.

Kidney

CAUTION

Amlokind-AT Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Amlokind-AT Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended and can help in better dose adjustment.

Liver

CAUTION

Amlokind-AT Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Amlokind-AT Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Amlokind-AT Tablet is started at a lower dose in patients with liver disease and further increased slowly with careful monitoring.

What if you forget to take Amlokind-AT Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Amlokind-AT Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

All substitutes

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Amlokind-AT Tablet

₹2.98/Tablet

UDP-AT Tablet

Unison Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

₹1.74/tablet

42% cheaper

Aginal-AT Tablet

Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd

₹4.33/tablet

45% costlier

Amlip AT Tablet

Cipla Ltd

₹4.6/tablet

54% costlier

Amlovas-AT Tablet

Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

₹7.07/tablet

137% costlier

Primodil-AT Tablet

Medley Pharmaceuticals

₹7.5/tablet

152% costlier

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Quick tips

  • You have been prescribed Amlokind-AT Tablet for the treatment of high blood pressure.
  • Lowering blood pressure reduces chance of future heart attack & strokes.
  • It may cause dizziness. Get up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position.

  • Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor as it can cause sudden increase in your blood pressure.
  • Let your doctor know if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy.

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Psychiatry

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Psychiatry

Hypertension is clinically high blood pressure. Persistent high arterial blood pressure above 120/80 mm HG is termed as pre-hypertension or hypertension, but the point to be emphasized is that this rise in blood pressure is persistent. Transient increase in BP occurs in stress and anxiety and needs to be treated accordingly.

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FAQs

Q. What lifestyle changes should be made while using Amlokind-AT Tablet?

Making lifestyle changes can boost your health while taking Amlokind-AT Tablet. Avoid smoking, as smoking increases your risk of having heart attack and stroke. If you are overweight or obese, try to lose weight. You should maintain a healthy diet by including fruits and vegetables in your meals. Regular exercise can make your heart strong and reduce the risk of heart attack.

Q. Can I stop taking Amlokind-AT Tablet if I feel well?

No, keep using Amlokind-AT Tablet as advised by your doctor, even if you feel well. Stopping Amlokind-AT Tablet suddenly may lead to serious complications such as heart attack and stroke.

Q. Are there any special instructions regarding the storage and disposal of this medicine?

Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Q. What are the contraindications associated with the use of Amlokind-AT Tablet?

Amlokind-AT Tablet is considered to be harmful for patients who are allergic to amlodipine, atenolol or any of its ingredients. It should be avoided in patients with history of asthma or lung disease. Also, inform your doctor about your medical history and the medicines you might be taking.

Q. Can the use of Amlokind-AT Tablet cause headache?

Yes, the use of Amlokind-AT Tablet can cause headaches at the beginning of the treatment. Headaches usually go away after the first week of the treatment. Contact your doctor if the headaches are frequent and do not go away.

Q. Can I feel dizzy after taking Amlokind-AT Tablet?

Yes, the use of Amlokind-AT Tablet can make you feel dizzy. This may occur when you suddenly rise up from lying or sitting position. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.

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FAQs

What are the side effects of Amlokind at? ›

Side effects of Amlokind-AT Tablet
  • Sleepiness.
  • Headache.
  • Ankle swelling.
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Slow heart rate.
  • Palpitations.
  • Nausea.
  • Edema (swelling)
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Is Amlokind at good for high blood pressure? ›

Medicinal Benefits

When you take Amlokind AT Tablet 10's, it works by relaxing the blood vessels and making the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body. It helps to lower high blood pressure thus reducing the chances of future heart attack and stroke.

What is the use of Amlokind Tablet? ›

Amlokind-5 Tablet 10's belongs to the class of anti-hypertensives and is primarily taken for the treatment of hypertension (high blood pressure). Hypertension or high blood pressure is a chronic condition in which the force exerted by the blood against the artery wall is high.

How can I reduce blood pressure? ›

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  2. Exercise regularly. ...
  3. Eat a healthy diet. ...
  4. Reduce salt (sodium) in your diet. ...
  5. Limit alcohol. ...
  6. Quit smoking. ...
  7. Get a good night's sleep. ...
  8. Reduce stress.

How do I take Amlokind? ›

Amlokind-At (5/50 mg) Tablet is prescribed when you have high blood pressure. You may take this medicine with or without food, as prescribed by your doctor. Amlokind-At (5/50 mg) Tablet may cause dizziness and drowsiness. Hence, it is advisable that you get up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position.

When should I take Amlokind tablets? ›

Amlokind 5 Tablet may be prescribed alone or along with other medicines. The dose depends on what you are taking it for and the severity of your condition. You can take it at any time of the day, with or without food, but it is best to take it at about the same time each day.

How do I use Amlokind 5? ›

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Amlokind 5 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

When should I take Telmikind 40? ›

Telmikind 40 Tablet can be prescribed either alone or in combination with other medicines. It may be taken with or without food during the day or at night. However, try to take it at the same time each day to get the most benefit.

How does Stamlo 5 work? ›

Treatment of Hypertension (high blood pressure)

Stamlo 5 Tablet works by relaxing the blood vessels so that blood can flow more easily around your body. This lowers your blood pressure and reduces your risk of having a stroke, a heart attack, or kidney problems in the future.

What do you know about blood pressure? ›

Blood pressure is the pressure of blood pushing against the walls of your arteries. Arteries carry blood from your heart to other parts of your body. Your blood pressure normally rises and falls throughout the day.

Which is the best medicine for high blood pressure? ›

Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors reduce blood pressure by relaxing your blood vessels.
  • Common examples are enalapril, lisinopril, perindopril and ramipril.
  • The most common side effect is a persistent dry cough. ...
  • Common examples are candesartan, irbesartan, losartan, valsartan and olmesartan.

What is normal blood pressure by age? ›

Normal Blood Pressure By Age
AgeSBP
Male51-55125.5
56-60129.5
61-65143.5
Female21-25115.5
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Which food can reduce high blood pressure? ›

Here are the 17 best foods for high blood pressure.
  • Citrus fruits. Citrus fruits, including grapefruit, oranges, and lemons, may have powerful blood-pressure-lowering effects. ...
  • Salmon and other fatty fish. ...
  • Swiss chard. ...
  • Pumpkin seeds. ...
  • Beans and lentils. ...
  • Berries. ...
  • Amaranth. ...
  • Pistachios.

Is Telmikind blood thinner? ›

Q: Is Telmikind a blood thinner? A: No, Telmikind 40 is not a blood thinner medicine. It is an antihypertensive medicine used to manage high blood pressure. It belongs to a group of medicines known as angiotensin II receptor blockers.

Is Telmikind-h blood thinner? ›

Benefits of Telmikind-H Tablet

Telmisartan works by relaxing and widening your blood vessels so your blood can flow more easily. This will lower your blood pressure. Hydrochlorothiazide is known as a diuretic (water pill) which increases urine output thereby lowering blood pressure.

Is telmisartan and Telmikind same? ›

Telmikind-H Tablet 10's is a combination of Telmisartan, Amlodipine, and Hydrochlorothiazide which are antihypertensive medicines. Telmisartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker and works by blocking the action of certain substances that are responsible for tightening the blood vessels.

When should I take Telmikind 40? ›

Telmikind 40 Tablet can be prescribed either alone or in combination with other medicines. It may be taken with or without food during the day or at night. However, try to take it at the same time each day to get the most benefit.

How does Stamlo 5 work? ›

Treatment of Hypertension (high blood pressure)

Stamlo 5 Tablet works by relaxing the blood vessels so that blood can flow more easily around your body. This lowers your blood pressure and reduces your risk of having a stroke, a heart attack, or kidney problems in the future.

How do you take Stamlo 5? ›

Take Stamlo 5 Tablet 30's with or without food as prescribed by your doctor with a full glass of water. Stamlo 5 Tablet 30's may be prescribed alone or in combination with other blood pressure lowering medicines depending upon your blood pressure levels.

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