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Amlodipine

Amvaz, Dafiro, Exforge (amlodipine) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Amlodipine was first approved as Amvaz on 2003-10-31. It is used to treat coronary artery disease, hypertension, and variant angina pectoris in the USA. It has been approved in Europe to treat hypertension. It is known to target voltage-dependent L-type calcium channel subunit alpha-1D and voltage-dependent L-type calcium channel subunit alpha-1C.

 

Trade Name

 

Dafiro HCT, Exforge HCT
 

Common Name

 

amlodipine
 

ChEMBL ID

 

CHEMBL1491
 

Indication

 

coronary artery disease, hypertension, variant angina pectoris
 

Drug Class

 

Phenylpyridine vasodilators (nifedipine type)

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Amlodipine structure rendering