Felodipine is the generic component available in Plendil. It is used for treating high blood pressure (hypertension) problem and helps to avoid or diminish the incidence of angina (chest pain due to decreased blood supply to heart).

 

Use Plendil (Felodipine) to treat your high blood pressure.

 

Arteries are the vessels that carry out blood from heart to rest of the body. Any tension in these arteries is considered as high blood pressure or hypertension. Below to 120/80 is considered as normal blood pressure; blood pressure between 120/80 and 139/89 is termed as "pre-hypertension," and a blood pressure of 140/90 or above than that is known as high blood pressure. Systolic pressure between 90 and 100 is considered as low blood pressure.


Top number represents systolic blood pressure of arteries as heart contracts and bottom number represents arteriole pressure as heart relaxes.


Use Plendil (Felodipine) to treat your high blood pressure.

 

What it is?


Plendil is a selective calcium channel blocker that lowers the blood pressure of arteries by declining the systemic vascular resistance. Due to its high extent for smooth muscle selectivity in the arterioles, Plendil has no straight result on cardiac conduction or transmission. And so it is not associated with orthostatic hypotension. Felodipine in Plendil have mild diuretic effect.


How does it work?


Plendil containing Felodipine as its main ingredient belongs to calcium channel blockers group of medications. It functions by blood vessel relaxation and thus lowers the blood pressure. Felodipine also increases the blood supply to heart muscles and decreasing the chances of angina.


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Method to administer Plendil-


It is available as in 2.5mg, 5mg and 10mg extended release oral formulation that should be taken as recommended:


For Hypertension Adult: Initial suggested dose is 5mg one time daily usually in morning and the maintenance dose is 2.5mg -10mg daily. Dose can be increased to 20mg daily if required but not more than that.


For Renal impairment: Dose adjustment is required.


For Angina pectoris: Dose is adjusted and treatment can be initiated 5mg daily dose that can be increased to 10mg daily if needed.


• You have to take the medicine without crushing or chewing and with the help of water and can be taken without food or light meal.
• This drug makes you dizzy. So, do not perform any alertness required activity such as driving.
• Do not consume the drug with any other medicine like Cimetidine, Phenytoin, ethanol, Sildenafil, Vardenafil, cyclosporine and Digoxin.
• Try to avoid the intake of some food items like high fatty food and grape fruit products along with Plendil or it may lower the drug efficacy.


Flushing, tiredness, tremor or shivering, minor edema, faintness and headache are some of negative effects when you use Plendil.


Precautions-


• If you are pregnant or planning for it or you are breast feeding female, then do not take this drug.
• If you are patient with low blood pressure and irregular heartbeats, then you are advised to avoid this drug.
• Do not consume this medicine if you are hypersensitive to the generic or nay other element of the drug.
• Do not take Plendil if you are a patient of known liver or congestive heart failure disorder.


Monitor your blood pressure regular during the treatment especially elder patients and hepatic impairment patients.


Where can you purchase Plendil?


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