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Amlodipine Besylate-Telmisartan

Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker that relaxes (widens) blood vessels and improves blood flow. Telmisartan is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist that keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which lowers blood pressure and improves blood flow. Amlodipine and telmisartan is a combination medicine used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Lowering blood pressure may lower your risk of a stroke or heart attack. Amlodipine and telmisartan may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
angiotensin II inhibitors with calcium channel blockers

Frequently Asked Questions

Do not use this medicine if you are pregnant, and tell your doctor right away if you become pregnant. This medicine can harm an unborn baby.

If you have diabetes, do not use amlodipine and telmisartan together with any medication that contains aliskiren (a blood pressure medicine).

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