Azor Oral Tablet 10-20Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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AZOR: Oral tablet (10-20mg)

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AZOR 10mg-20mg Tablet
Daiichi Sankyo Inc
Pill Identification: C 74 

What is this Medicine?

AMLODIPINE; OLMESARTAN (am LOE di peen; all mi SAR tan) is a combination of a calcium channel blocker and an angiotensin II receptor antagonist. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for AZOR: Oral tablet(10-20mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

AZOR 10mg-20mg Tablet

NDC: 655970111
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Hypertension

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
AZOR 10mg-20mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_10142.JPG
Daiichi Sankyo Inc
Pill Identification: C 74 
Shape: round
Color: orange

Reported Side Effects for AZOR 10mg-20mg Tablet

Drowsiness Incidence:
1.3-1.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Flushing Incidence:
2.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Lightheadedness Incidence:
3.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
4.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Swelling Incidence:
11.2-13.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for AZOR 10mg-20mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and AZOR 10mg-20mg Tablet(Amlodipine Besylate)
Alcohol and Antihypertensives(Amlodipine Besylate)
Although an interaction is possible, Ethanol (alchohol) and Antihypertensive Agents (drugs used to reduce high blood pressure) may be used together. Ethanol or alchohol-containing beverages may increase the effects of Antihypertensive Agents on your blood pressure. If the blood pressure drops too low while taking Ethanol and Antihypertensive Agents, you may become dizzy or feel faint. To limit this interaction, avoid alcohol-containing beverages while taking medicines to lower your blood pressure. Do not stand or sit up too quickly. Contact your prescriber if you have dizziness which does not go away.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

SECOND Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

THIRD Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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