Amlodipine/celecoxib

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Amlodipine/celecoxib
Combination of
AmlodipineCalcium channel blocker
CelecoxibNonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)
Clinical data
Trade namesConsensi
AHFS/Drugs.comMonograph
License data
Routes of
administration
By mouth
ATC code
Legal status
Legal status
Identifiers
KEGG

Amlodipine/celecoxib, sold under the brand name Consensi, is a fixed-dose combination medication used to treat both hypertension and osteoarthritis at the same time in adults.[1][2] It contains amlodipine besylate and celecoxib.[1] It is taken by mouth.[1]

The most common side effects include edema, abdominal pain, diarrhea, dyspepsia, flatulence, peripheral edema, accidental injury, dizziness, pharyngitis, rhinitis, sinusitis, upper respiratory tract infection, and rash.[1]

It was approved for medical use in the United States in May 2018.[3]

Medical uses[edit]

Amlodipine/celecoxib is indicated for use in adults for whom treatment with amlodipine for hypertension and celecoxib for osteoarthritis are appropriate.[1]

History[edit]

Amlodipine/celecoxib was approved for use in the United States in May 2018.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Consensi- amlodipine besylate and celecoxib tablet". DailyMed. 17 December 2019. Retrieved 14 May 2020.
  2. ^ Smith SM, Cooper-DeHoff RM (February 2019). "Fixed-Dose Combination Amlodipine/Celecoxib (Consensi) for Hypertension and Osteoarthritis". The American Journal of Medicine. 132 (2): 172–174. doi:10.1016/j.amjmed.2018.08.027. PMID 30240679. S2CID 52312672.
  3. ^ a b "Drug Approval Package: Consensi (amlodipine and celecoxib)". U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). 29 November 2018. Retrieved 14 May 2020.

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