Amlodipine Pfizer 5 mg Tablets

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    Amlodipine Pfizer 5 mg Tablets

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  • Active Ingredients:

    Amlodipine besilate

  • Legal Category:

    Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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Pfizer Healthcare Ireland

Pfizer Healthcare Ireland

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Medicine Name Aldactone 50 mg Film-coated tablets. Active Ingredients Spironolactone
Medicine Name Amlodipine Pfizer 10 mg Tablets Active Ingredients Amlodipine besilate
Medicine Name Amlodipine Pfizer 5 mg Tablets Active Ingredients Amlodipine besilate
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Medicine Name Atorvastatin Pfizer 20 mg Film Coated Tablets Active Ingredients Atorvastatin calcium trihydrate
Medicine Name Atorvastatin Pfizer 40 mg Film Coated Tablets Active Ingredients Atorvastatin calcium trihydrate
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Updated on 2 August 2018 PIL

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6 - marketing authorisation holder
  • Change to section 6 - marketing authorisation number
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision

Updated on 2 August 2018 SmPC

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 7 - Marketing authorisation holder
  • Change to section 8 - Marketing authorisation number(s)

Legal category: Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

Free text change information supplied by the pharmaceutical company

The SPC has been updated as follows: Section 7 has been updated from Current MAH Pfizer Limited, Ramsgate Road, Sandwich, Kent, CT13 9NJ, UK to Pfizer Healthcare Ireland, 9 Riverwalk, National Digital Park, Citywest Business Campus, Dublin 24, Ireland. Subsequently section 8 has also been updated with the HPRA newly appointed Marketing Authorisation number.

Updated on 21 March 2018 PIL

Reasons for updating

  • New PIL for new product

Updated on 24 January 2018 SmPC

Reasons for updating

  • New SmPC for new product

Legal category: Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

Updated on 24 January 2018 SmPC

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
  • Change to section 4.6 - Pregnancy and lactation
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects

Legal category: Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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The SPC has been updated as follows: The following amendments have been made to the SmPCs in line with PRAC wording endorsed by the CMDh:
• The wording regarding co-administration of amlodipine and strong CYP3A4 inducers has been revised in Section 4.5 of the SmPCs. The wording in Section 2 of the PILs is already in compliance with the PRAC wording and therefore no further updates are required.
• An update to Section 4.6 of the SmPCs to include the proportion of maternal dose received by infant during lactation with a consequential update to Section 2 of the PILs.
• The adverse event, Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) has been added to Section 4.8 of the SmPCs with a frequency of “not known” with a consequential update to Section 4 of the PILs.

Updated on 24 January 2018 PIL

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
  • Change to section 4.6 - Pregnancy and lactation
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects

Free text change information supplied by the pharmaceutical company

The SPC has been updated as follows: The following amendments have been made to the SmPCs in line with PRAC wording endorsed by the CMDh:
• The wording regarding co-administration of amlodipine and strong CYP3A4 inducers has been revised in Section 4.5 of the SmPCs. The wording in Section 2 of the PILs is already in compliance with the PRAC wording and therefore no further updates are required.
• An update to Section 4.6 of the SmPCs to include the proportion of maternal dose received by infant during lactation with a consequential update to Section 2 of the PILs.
• The adverse event, Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) has been added to Section 4.8 of the SmPCs with a frequency of “not known” with a consequential update to Section 4 of the PILs.

Updated on 2 January 2018 SmPC

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction

Legal category: Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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The SPC wording in section 4.5 has been updated as follows;

“Mechanistic Target of Rapamycin (mTOR) Inhibitors

mTOR inhibitors such as sirolimus, temsirolimus, and everolimus are CYP3A substrates. Amlodipine is a weak CYP3A inhibitor. With concomitant use of mTOR inhibitors, amlodipine may increase exposure of mTOR inhibitors.”

Updated on 2 January 2018 PIL

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction

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The SPC wording in section 4.5 has been updated as follows;

“Mechanistic Target of Rapamycin (mTOR) Inhibitors

mTOR inhibitors such as sirolimus, temsirolimus, and everolimus are CYP3A substrates. Amlodipine is a weak CYP3A inhibitor. With concomitant use of mTOR inhibitors, amlodipine may increase exposure of mTOR inhibitors.”

Updated on 20 June 2017 SmPC

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.6 - Pregnancy and lactation
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

Legal category: Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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The SPC has been updated following a new publication about amlodipine excretion into human breast-milk.

Updated on 20 June 2017 PIL

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.6 - Pregnancy and lactation
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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The SPC has been updated following a new publication about amlodipine excretion into human breast-milk.

Updated on 13 April 2015 SmPC

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 5.2 - Pharmacokinetic properties
  • Change to section 6.4 - Special precautions for storage

Legal category: Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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The SPC has been updated as follows. Update section 4.5 to include interaction with tacrolimus and minor administrative/typographical corrections including minimal updates following QRDv. 9 section 4.4, 4.8, 5.2.6.4

Updated on 13 April 2015 PIL

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 5.2 - Pharmacokinetic properties
  • Change to section 6.4 - Special precautions for storage

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The SPC has been updated as follows. Update section 4.5 to include interaction with tacrolimus and minor administrative/typographical corrections including minimal updates following QRDv. 9 section 4.4, 4.8, 5.2.6.4

Updated on 11 February 2015 SmPC

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 2 - Qualitative and quantitative composition
  • Change to section 4.2 - Posology and method of administration
  • Change to section 4.3 - Contraindications
  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
  • Change to section 4.6 - Pregnancy and lactation
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 4.9 - Overdose
  • Change to section 5.1 - Pharmacodynamic properties
  • Change to section 5.2 - Pharmacokinetic properties
  • Change to section 5.3 - Preclinical safety data

Legal category: Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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The SPC has been updated as follows.

UK/H/xxx/WS48 to update section 4.5 (interactions) of the SPC, in line with the CDS to include the findings of a literature review for interaction with cyclosporine. The SPC has also been updated in line with the QRD template sections 2,4.2,4.3,4.4,4,6,4.9, 5.1, 5.2,5.3. As a consequence, the PIL has been updated, cartons have also been updated to reflect spc change to “keep out of the sight and reach of children.

UK/H/xxx/WS61 to update section 4.8 (undesirable effects) of the SPC to reflect a review of the clinical trial data used to assess the estimated frequencies of ADRs reported. 

Updated on 11 February 2015 PIL

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 2 - Qualitative and quantitative composition
  • Change to section 4.2 - Posology and method of administration
  • Change to section 4.3 - Contraindications
  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
  • Change to section 4.6 - Pregnancy and lactation
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 4.9 - Overdose
  • Change to section 5.1 - Pharmacodynamic properties
  • Change to section 5.2 - Pharmacokinetic properties
  • Change to section 5.3 - Preclinical safety data

Free text change information supplied by the pharmaceutical company

The SPC has been updated as follows.

UK/H/xxx/WS48 to update section 4.5 (interactions) of the SPC, in line with the CDS to include the findings of a literature review for interaction with cyclosporine. The SPC has also been updated in line with the QRD template sections 2,4.2,4.3,4.4,4,6,4.9, 5.1, 5.2,5.3. As a consequence, the PIL has been updated, cartons have also been updated to reflect spc change to “keep out of the sight and reach of children.

UK/H/xxx/WS61 to update section 4.8 (undesirable effects) of the SPC to reflect a review of the clinical trial data used to assess the estimated frequencies of ADRs reported. 

Updated on 10 September 2013 PIL

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6.1 - List of excipients
  • Change to section 6.5 - Nature and contents of container

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An update to sections 6.1 and 6.5 of the SPC in line with Renewal Application

Updated on 10 September 2013 SmPC

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6.1 - List of excipients
  • Change to section 6.5 - Nature and contents of container

Legal category: Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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An update to sections 6.1 and 6.5 of the SPC in line with Renewal Application

Updated on 16 August 2013 SmPC

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6.1 - List of excipients
  • Change to section 6.5 - Nature and contents of container
  • Improved electronic presentation

Legal category: Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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The changes described below to Sections 6.1 and 6.5

Updated on 16 August 2013 PIL

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6.1 - List of excipients
  • Change to section 6.5 - Nature and contents of container
  • Improved electronic presentation

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The changes described below to Sections 6.1 and 6.5

Updated on 19 February 2013 SmPC

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6.1 - List of excipients
  • Change to section 6.5 - Nature and contents of container
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

Legal category: Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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Update to section 6 to amend excipients names as per CMS comments

Updated on 19 February 2013 PIL

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6.1 - List of excipients
  • Change to section 6.5 - Nature and contents of container
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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Update to section 6 to amend excipients names as per CMS comments

Updated on 10 September 2012 SmPC

Reasons for updating

  • New individual SPC (was previously included in combined SPC)

Legal category: Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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Update to sections 3 (Pharmaceutical form) and 4.2 (Posology and method of administration) providing breakability data for amlodipine 5 mg tablets to support the SmPC and Patient Leaflet claim that the 5 mg scored tablet can be divided into equal halves allowing a 2.5 mg dose. This application fulfils a Letter of Undertaking provided to CHMP during the Norvasc and associated names Article 30 Referral procedure EMA/H/A-30/1288 and with the agreement of the RMS.

Updated on 10 September 2012 PIL

Reasons for updating

  • New individual SPC (was previously included in combined SPC)

Free text change information supplied by the pharmaceutical company

Update to sections 3 (Pharmaceutical form) and 4.2 (Posology and method of administration) providing breakability data for amlodipine 5 mg tablets to support the SmPC and Patient Leaflet claim that the 5 mg scored tablet can be divided into equal halves allowing a 2.5 mg dose. This application fulfils a Letter of Undertaking provided to CHMP during the Norvasc and associated names Article 30 Referral procedure EMA/H/A-30/1288 and with the agreement of the RMS.