Atorvastatin/amlodipine

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Atorvastatin/amlodipine
Amlodipine.svg
Atorvastatin.svg
Combination of
Amlodipine Calcium channel blocker
Atorvastatin Statin
Clinical data
Pregnancy cat. X (US)
Legal status -only (US)
Routes Oral
Identifiers
ATC code C10BX03
PubChem CID 9811759
ChemSpider 7987512 YesY
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The drug combination atorvastatin/amlodipine (trade names Caduet in the US, Australia and Russia, and Envacar elsewhere) is a medication approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of high cholesterol and high blood pressure. It is a fixed-dose combination drug containing the calcium channel blocker amlodipine and the statin atorvastatin being marketed by the pharmaceutical company Pfizer.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "CADUET (amlodipine besylate/atorvastatin calcium) Tablets" (PDF). NDA 21-540/S-009. United States Food and Drug Administration. February 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-25. 

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