Why do I need this medicine?
Amlodipine helps to keep your blood pressure under control. Amlodipine relaxes your blood vessels and this helps to lower your blood pressure. It may be used on its own or together with other medicines.
Amlodipine may also be used to treat other conditions, for example, chest pain.
How do I take this medicine?
Take Amlodipine exactly as directed by your doctor or according to the instructions on the label. Do not take more or less than instructed by your doctor.
You may take Amlodipine with or without food. Try to take it at the same time each day.
Amlodipine must be taken regularly for it to work well. Continue taking Amlodipine even when you feel better. Do not stop taking it unless instructed by the doctor.