Active ingredients: Amlodipine
ISTIN 5 mg tablets.
White to off-white, emerald-shaped tablets engraved AML 5 and breaker score on one side and Pfizer logo on the other side.
The 5 mg tablet can be divided into equal halves.
Each tablet contains amlodipine besilate equivalent to 5 mg amlodipine.
Excipients: For the full list of excipients, see section 6.1.
Amlodipine is a calcium ion influx inhibitor of the dihydropyridine group (slow channel blocker or calcium ion antagonist) and inhibits the transmembrane influx of calcium ions into cardiac and vascular smooth muscle.
Calcium hydrogen phosphate anhydrous
Sodium starch glycolate Type A
PVC-PVDC/Aluminium foil blisters containing 4, 10, 14, 20, 28, 30, 50, 60, 98, 100, 300, 500 tablets.
PVC-PVDC/Aluminium foil blisters in calendar packs containing 28 and 98 tablets.
PVC-PVDC/Aluminium foil blister strips containing 50x1 and 500x1 tablets.
Not all pack sizes may be marketed.
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18th September 1989 / 8th February 2013