What is exmodexforge HCT?
Exforge HCT (amlodipine, valsartan, hydrochlorothiazide) is a combination of a calcium channel blocker, an angiotensin II receptor antagonist, and a thiazide diuretic (water pill) used to treat high blood pressure ( hypertension ), and is usually given after other blood pressure medications have been tried without successful treatment of symptoms.
What are the ingredients in Exforge HCT?
Exforge HCT is a fixed combination of amlodipine, valsartan, and hydrochlorothiazide. Exforge HCT contains the besylate salt of amlodipine, a dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker (CCB).
Does Exforge HCT interact with other medications or foods?
Exforge HCT. Exforge HCT is taken in a once-daily dosage. The maximum recommended dose is 10/320/25 mg. Exforge HCT may interact with other blood pressure medications, steroids, carbamazepine, lithium, cholestyramine or colestipol, insulin or oral diabetes medications, barbiturates, other diuretics (water pills),…
What is the maximum dose of Exforge HCT?
Dose once-daily. The dosage may be increased after 2 weeks of therapy. The full blood pressure lowering effect was achieved 2 weeks after being on the maximal dose of Exforge HCT. The maximum recommended dose of Exforge HCT is 10/320/25 mg.