Azor is a prescription medication that is used to treat high blood pressure. Azor is a combination medication that contains the calcium channel blocker drug amlodipine and the angiotensin II receptor antagonist olmesartan. Azor works by preventing blood vessels from narrowing and relaxing heart muscles.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Azor include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of Azor:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Azor?
If you miss a dose of Azor, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What else is Azor called?
Azor is also known as Sevikar internationally. Sevikar is the same brand name medication with a different name internationally and is not a generic alternative medication. Generic Azor is called amlodipine/olmesartan.