Prestalia is a combination medicine prescribed to treat high blood pressure. It contains a combination of an ACE inhibitor (perindopril) and calcium channel blocker (amlodipine) that work together to relax blood vessels, improve blood flow, and prevent the body from retaining water.
Always follow your doctor’s instructions and use Prestalia exactly as prescribed.
Don’t use Prestalia if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Do not use Prestalia if you have angioedema or within 36 hours of medicine containing sacubatril.
If you have diabetes, do not take Prestalia together with medications that contain aliskiren (Tekturna, Tekamlo).
Before taking Prestalia, inform your doctor if you have any of the following:
Tell your doctor about any other medication you take, especially:
Common side effects of Prestalia include:
Contact your doctor if you experience these more serious side effects:
Are there any dietary restrictions to follow while on Prestalia?
Alcohol can cause an increase in side effects like dizziness. You should also avoid salt substitutes that contain potassium and potassium supplements, which can cause a dangerous amount of potassium to build up in the body.