Prevention of cardiovascular events with an antihypertensive regimen of amlodipine
adding perindopril as required versus atenolol adding bendroflumethiazide as required, in the Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial-Blood Pressure Lowering Arm (ASCOT-BPLA): a multicentre randomised controlled trial.
Within the normal-weight category, benazepril plus amlodipine
was associated with significantly decreased risk for the composite endpoint (HR, 0.
An eight-week, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multi-factorial study showed that the combination of Tekturna and amlodipine
resulted in decreases in systolic/diastolic blood pressure at trough of 14-17/9-11 mmHg, compared to 4-9/3-4 mmHg for Tekturna alone, and 9-14/6-8 mmHg for amlodipine
The ASCOT-BPLA trial has specifically demonstrated that a regimen starting with amlodipine
besylate is better at reducing total cardiovascular events and procedures, fatal and non-fatal stroke, and the risk of new-onset diabetes.
prohibits Mylan from launching a generic version of amlodipine
The combination of the calcium-channel blocker amlodipine
(Norvasc) and the ACE inhibitor perindopril (Aceon) "not only led to fewer cardiovascular events, but it also saved lives.
The main finding from the Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial (ALLHAT), reported in 2002, was that chlorthalidone was at least as good as lisinopril and amlodipine
for preventing fatal coronary heart disease and nonfatal myocardial infarctions (JAMA 288:2981-97, 2002).
Reddy's Laboratories (NYSE: RDY) announced today that it has launched Amlodipine
Besylate and Benazepril Hydrochloride capsules (5 mg/40 mg and 10 mg/40 mg), a bioequivalent generic version of LOTREL([R])* capsules in the US market on July 5, 2011, following the approval by the United States Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) of Dr.
today announced that it has begun shipping all four strengths of amlodipine
and valsartan tablets, the generic version of Novartis' Exforge[sup.
New clinical trial data compare fixed dose combination treatment olmesartan/amlodipine
with perindopril and amlodipine
in reducing central aortic blood pressure
NEW ORLEANS -- Prevention of major cardiovascular events was similar in a comparison of valsartan and amlodipine
in patients with hypertension and diabetes or glucose intolerance, according to a Japanese study.
A single pill for multiple cardiovascular risk factors, combining amlodipine
(for high blood pressure) and atorvastatin (for dyslipidaemia) in one cost-effective package, has benefitted many patients.
Synthon from launching a generic version of amlodipine
until September 2007.
Exforge utilizes two complementary mechanisms of action through the calcium channel blocker (CCB) amlodipine
and the angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) valsartan.
Exforge is a single table combination of the antihypertensive medicines amlodipine
(CCB) and Valsartan (ARB).