Felodipin Sandoz eco 5

Hauptinformation

  • Handelsname:
  • Felodipin Sandoz eco 5 Retardtabletten
  • Darreichungsform:
  • Retardtabletten
  • Zusammensetzung:
  • felodipinum 5 mg, excipiens pro compresso obducto.
  • Verwenden für:
  • Menschen
  • Art der Medizin:
  • Biologische Medizin

Dokumenten

Lokalisierung

  • Erhältlich in:
  • Felodipin Sandoz eco 5 Retardtabletten
    Schweiz
  • Sprache:
  • Deutsch

Therapeutische Informationen

  • Therapiegruppe:
  • Synthetika
  • Therapiebereich:
  • Calciumantagonist

Weitere Informationen

Status

  • Quelle:
  • Swissmedic - Swiss Agency for Therapeutic Products
  • Zulassungsnummer:
  • 56170
  • Berechtigungsdatum:
  • 12-09-2003
  • Letzte Änderung:
  • 25-10-2018

Packungsbeilage

Patienteninformation

Felodipin Sandoz® eco 2,5/5/10

Sandoz Pharmaceuticals AG

Was ist Felodipin Sandoz eco und wann wird es angewendet?

Felodipin Sandoz eco enthält als Wirkstoff Felodipin und dient zur Behandlung aller Formen des

Bluthochdrucks (Hypertonie) sowie von Angina pectoris (schmerzhafte Brustenge). Felodipin gehört

in die Gruppe der Calcium-Antagonisten, welche die Stoffwechselvorgänge in den Herz- und

Gefässmuskelzellen beeinflussen. Durch die Entspannung der Gefässmuskulatur sowie die

Erweiterung der arteriellen Blutgefässe wird der erhöhte Blutdruck auf ein normales Niveau gesenkt.

Felodipin Sandoz eco darf nur auf Verschreibung und unter ständiger Kontrolle des Arztes oder der

Ärztin verwendet werden.

Wann darf Felodipin Sandoz eco nicht angewendet werden?

Felodipin Sandoz eco darf bei bekannter Überempfindlichkeit auf den Wirkstoff Felodipin oder

einen der Hilfsstoffe nicht eingenommen werden.

Felodipin Sandoz eco darf nicht eingenommen werden:

·wenn Sie innerhalb des letzten halben Jahres einen Schlaganfall hatten,

·wenn Sie an einem Herz-Kreislauf-Schock leiden,

·wenn Ihre Herzklappen verengt sind und somit der Blutdurchfluss erschwert ist,

·wenn Ihr Herzmuskel erkrankt ist und dadurch der Herzinnenraum verengt wird,

·wenn Sie bereits in Ruhe oder bei geringer Anstrengung Schmerzen im Brustbereich haben

(instabile Angina pectoris),

·wenn Sie innerhalb der letzten acht Wochen einen Herzinfarkt erlitten haben,

·wenn bei Ihnen die Erregungsleitung von den Herzvorhöfen auf die Herzkammern gestört ist,

·wenn Ihre Leberfunktion stark eingeschränkt ist,

·wenn Sie an einer Herzleistungsschwäche leiden, die nicht durch ärztliche Massnahmen stabilisiert

wurde.

Wann ist bei der Einnahme von Felodipin Sandoz eco Vorsicht geboten?

Die blutdrucksenkende Wirkung von Felodipin Sandoz eco kann durch andere blutdrucksenkende

Arzneimittel verstärkt werden.

Eine Reihe von anderen Medikamenten können bei gleichzeitiger Einnahme die blutdrucksenkende

Wirkung von Felodipin Sandoz eco beeinflussen. Dazu gehören zum Beispiel gewisse Arzneimittel

zur Behandlung von übermässiger Säureproduktion im Magen, bakteriellen oder virale Infektionen,

Pilzerkrankungen, Depressionen (auch z.B. Johanniskraut) und Epilepsie.

Felodipin Sandoz eco kann wie andere gefässerweiternde Arzneimittel einen Blutdruckabfall mit

Herzrasen (erhöhter Puls) hervorrufen. Da dies bei bestimmten Patienten zu einer verminderten

Durchblutung des Herzmuskels führen kann, fragen Sie bitte Ihren Arzt oder Ihre Ärztin, ob für Sie

ein erhöhtes Risiko besteht.

Vorsicht ist bei der Einnahme von Felodipin Sandoz eco geboten, wenn Sie eine Neigung zu

erhöhtem Puls haben.

Besondere Vorsicht ist bei der Einnahme von Felodipin Sandoz eco geboten, wenn Ihre

Nierenfunktion stark eingeschränkt ist. Da Felodipin in der Leber verstoffwechselt wird ist bei

eingeschränkter Leberfunktion ebenfalls Vorsicht geboten.

Felodipin Sandoz eco enthält Laktose. Informieren Sie Ihren Arzt bzw. Ihre Ärztin wenn Sie eine

Galactose-Intoleranz, Lactase-Mangel oder Glucose-Galactose-Malabsorption haben.

Felodipin Sandoz eco darf nicht mit Grapefruitsaft eingenommen werden, da dies eine verstärkte

Wirkung zur Folge haben kann.

Dieses Arzneimittel kann die Reaktionsfähigkeit, die Fahrtüchtigkeit und Fähigkeit, Werkzeuge oder

Maschinen zu bedienen, beeinträchtigen. Dies gilt in verstärktem Mass bei Behandlungsbeginn sowie

bei Genuss von Alkohol.

Informieren Sie Ihren Arzt oder Apotheker bzw. Ihre Ärztin oder Apothekerin, wenn Sie an anderen

Krankheiten leiden, Allergien haben oder andere Arzneimittel (auch selbstgekaufte!) einnehmen.

Darf Felodipin Sandoz eco während einer Schwangerschaft oder in der Stillzeit

eingenommen/angewendet werden?

Sprechen Sie mit Ihrem Arzt bzw. mit Ihrer Ärztin, wenn Sie schwanger sind oder es werden

möchten. Felodipin Sandoz eco darf während der Schwangerschaft nicht eingenommen werden.

Der Wirkstoff geht in die Muttermilch über. Über die Verwendung in der Stillzeit entscheidet Ihr

Arzt bzw. Ihre Ärztin.

Wie verwenden Sie Felodipin Sandoz eco?

Der Arzt bzw. die Ärztin wird aufgrund regelmässiger Blutdruckkontrollen die für Sie zutreffende

Dosierung festlegen.

Bluthochdruck sowie Angina pectoris müssen über längere Zeit behandelt werden und bedürfen

daher regelmässiger ärztlicher Kontrollen.

Üblicherweise soll morgens zum Frühstück 1 Retardtablette Felodipin Sandoz eco 5 mg bzw. 10 mg

eingenommen werden.

Da die Felodipin Sandoz eco Retardtabletten nicht geteilt werden können, kann Ihnen der Arzt bzw.

die Ärztin für eine optimale Dosisanpassung auch die Felodipin Sandoz eco 2,5 mg Retardtabletten

verschreiben.

Die Retardtablette wird unzerkaut mit genügend Flüssigkeit eingenommen. Sie darf nicht geteilt,

sondern muss ganz geschluckt werden. Die Retardtabletten können nüchtern oder nach einem

leichten, fett- und kohlenhydratarmen Frühstück eingenommen werden.

Die Anwendung und Sicherheit von Felodipin Sandoz eco bei Kindern und Jugendlichen ist bisher

nicht geprüft worden.

Ändern Sie nicht von sich aus die verschriebene Dosierung. Wenn Sie glauben, das Arzneimittel

wirke zu schwach oder zu stark, so sprechen Sie mit Ihrem Arzt oder Apotheker bzw. mit Ihrer

Ärztin oder Apothekerin.

Welche Nebenwirkungen kann Felodipin Sandoz eco haben?

Folgende Nebenwirkungen können bei der Einnahme von Felodipin Sandoz eco auftreten (vor allem

zu Beginn der Behandlung oder nach Dosiserhöhung). Diese Begleiterscheinungen sind meist

vorübergehend und schwächen sich im Verlauf der weiteren Therapie ab.

Häufig wird über Kopfschmerzen, Wasseransammlungen im Gewebe, Knöchelschwellungen

berichtet.

Gelegentlich können Schwindel, Müdigkeit schneller Puls, auffallend langsamer Puls, zu tiefer

Blutdruck, Herzklopfen, Übelkeit, Bauchschmerzen, Gesichtsrötung, Juckreiz auftreten.

Selten wurde über unregelmässiger Herzschlag, Erbrechen, Nesselsucht, Muskel- und

Gelenkschmerzen, Muskelzittern, Impotenz und sexuelle Dysfunktion berichtet.

Sehr selten wurde über Überempfindlichkeitsreaktionen, plötzliche Schwellung von

Haut/Schleimhaut, häufig im Gesicht, erhöhte Lichtempfindlichkeit der Haut, Unruhe, Herzinfarkt,

Atembeschwerden, Durchfall, Verstopfung, häufiges Entleeren kleiner Harnmengen, grossflächige

Hautabschuppungen, Vergrösserung der männlichen Brustdrüse, verlängerte/starke Menstruation,

Gewichtszunahme, Schweissausbrüche berichtet.

Bei Patienten mit ausgeprägten Zahnfleischentzündungen kann es zu Zahnfleischveränderungen

kommen, die sich jedoch durch eine sorgfältige Zahnhygiene vermeiden lassen oder sich

zurückbilden.

Wenn Sie Nebenwirkungen bemerken, die hier nicht beschrieben sind, sollten Sie Ihren Arzt oder

Apotheker bzw. Ihre Ärztin oder Apothekerin informieren.

Was ist ferner zu beachten?

Felodipin Sandoz eco bei Raumtemperatur (15-25 °C) und ausser Reichweite von Kindern lagern.

Felodipin Sandoz eco darf nur bis zu dem auf der Packung mit «Exp.» bezeichneten Datum

verwendet werden. Falls Sie im Besitz von verfallenen Arzneimitteln sind, bringen Sie diese zur

Entsorgung in Ihre Apotheke zurück.

Weitere Auskünfte erteilt Ihnen Ihr Arzt oder Apotheker bzw. Ihre Ärztin oder Apothekerin. Diese

Personen verfügen über die ausführliche Fachinformation.

Was ist in Felodipin Sandoz eco enthalten?

1 Retardtablette Felodipin Sandoz eco enthält als Wirkstoff 2,5 mg, 5 mg bzw. 10 mg Felodipin

sowie Hilfsstoffe.

Zulassungsnummer

56170 (Swissmedic).

Wo erhalten Sie Felodipin Sandoz eco? Welche Packungen sind erhältlich?

Felodipin Sandoz eco erhalten Sie in Apotheken nur gegen ärztliche Verschreibung.

Folgende Packungen sind erhältlich:

Felodipin Sandoz eco 2,5: Packungen zu 30 Retardtabletten.

Felodipin Sandoz eco 5: Packungen zu 20 und 100 Retardtabletten.

Felodipin Sandoz eco 10: Packungen zu 20 und 100 Retardtabletten.

Zulassungsinhaberin

Sandoz Pharmaceuticals AG, Risch; Domizil: Rotkreuz.

Diese Packungsbeilage wurde im September 2013 letztmals durch die Arzneimittelbehörde

(Swissmedic) geprüft.

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Footwear and textile clothing: consumers need better protection from the risks of skin allergies and irritation

Footwear and textile clothing: consumers need better protection from the risks of skin allergies and irritation

Cases of skin allergies and irritation related to clothing or footwear are regularly reported to the health authorities. Today ANSES is publishing the results of the expert appraisal it conducted to identify the chemicals likely to be found in these articles and possibly responsible for these cases. Further to this expert appraisal, the Agency is issuing recommendations on how to better protect consumers from the risks of skin allergies and irritation caused by the presence of these substances.

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

28-6-2018

Ambient air quality: ANSES recommends the surveillance of 1,3-butadiene and the enhanced monitoring of ultrafine particles (UFPs) and carbon black

Ambient air quality: ANSES recommends the surveillance of 1,3-butadiene and the enhanced monitoring of ultrafine particles (UFPs) and carbon black

The European monitoring strategy for air quality relies heavily on quality standards for a number of pollutants. Advances in knowledge on the toxicity of substances and their emissions in the atmosphere have shown that certain pollutants that may have an impact on human health are not currently taken into account in regulatory monitoring. ANSES therefore received a formal request from the Ministries of Ecology and Health to propose a list of new priority pollutants for this air quality monitoring to supp...

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

6-6-2018

Dringende Sicherheitsinformation zu recomLine ANA/ENA IgG von Mikrogen GmbH

Dringende Sicherheitsinformation zu recomLine ANA/ENA IgG von Mikrogen GmbH

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Deutschland - BfArM - Bundesinstitut für Arzneimittel und Medizinprodukte

29-5-2018

Benzodiazepines/benzodiazepine like products and opioids: Concomitant use

Benzodiazepines/benzodiazepine like products and opioids: Concomitant use

The Co-ordination Group for Mutual Recognition and Decentralised Procedures – Human (CMDh) recommends texts for the product informations of benzodiazepines/benzodiazepine like products and opioids.

Deutschland - BfArM - Bundesinstitut für Arzneimittel und Medizinprodukte

21-10-2018

We’re now moving to update/modernize our oversight to capitalize on a # of important advances, including the increased use of digital imaging, revised screening recommendations from the @CDCgov and need for uniform nation-wide breast density reporting  ht

We’re now moving to update/modernize our oversight to capitalize on a # of important advances, including the increased use of digital imaging, revised screening recommendations from the @CDCgov and need for uniform nation-wide breast density reporting ht

We’re now moving to update/modernize our oversight to capitalize on a # of important advances, including the increased use of digital imaging, revised screening recommendations from the @CDCgov and need for uniform nation-wide breast density reporting https://go.usa.gov/xPnyd .

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

15-10-2018

Riximyo (Sandoz GmbH)

Riximyo (Sandoz GmbH)

Riximyo (Active substance: rituximab) - Centralised - Yearly update - Commission Decision (2018)6811 of Mon, 15 Oct 2018

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

9-10-2018

#ICYMI - FDA issues recommendations to help prevent surgical fires and      related patient injury. Click the link to read the recommendations:  https://go.usa.gov/xQdwG   #FirePreventionWeek #MedicalDevice

#ICYMI - FDA issues recommendations to help prevent surgical fires and related patient injury. Click the link to read the recommendations: https://go.usa.gov/xQdwG  #FirePreventionWeek #MedicalDevice

#ICYMI - FDA issues recommendations to help prevent surgical fires and related patient injury. Click the link to read the recommendations: https://go.usa.gov/xQdwG  #FirePreventionWeek #MedicalDevice

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

24-9-2018

Rixathon (Sandoz GmbH)

Rixathon (Sandoz GmbH)

Rixathon (Active substance: rituximab) - Centralised - Yearly update - Commission Decision (2018)6230 of Mon, 24 Sep 2018

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

21-9-2018

Click the link for a handy list of #FDA’s recommendations for using and  caring for your medical devices during a #hurricane.   https://go.usa.gov/xPbgc  #MedicalDevice

Click the link for a handy list of #FDA’s recommendations for using and caring for your medical devices during a #hurricane. https://go.usa.gov/xPbgc  #MedicalDevice

Click the link for a handy list of #FDA’s recommendations for using and caring for your medical devices during a #hurricane. https://go.usa.gov/xPbgc  #MedicalDevice

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-9-2018

Scientific guideline:  Reflection paper on the use of aminopenicillins and their beta-lactamase inhibitor combinations in animals in the European Union: development of resistance and impact on human and animal health, draft: consultation open

Scientific guideline: Reflection paper on the use of aminopenicillins and their beta-lactamase inhibitor combinations in animals in the European Union: development of resistance and impact on human and animal health, draft: consultation open

The objective of this document is to review available information on the use of aminopenicillins and their beta-lactamase inhibitor combinations in veterinary medicines in the EU, their effect on the emergence of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and the potential impact of resistance on human and animal health. The document provides information for the risk profiling, as recommended by the Antimicrobial Advice ad hoc Expert Group (AMEG) of the EMA.

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

19-9-2018

#FDA issues final guidance with recommendations for labeling and safety testing of #heparin  containing medical devices and device-led combination products to help  reduce the risk of patient injury. To read the guidance, click here:  https://go.usa.gov/x

#FDA issues final guidance with recommendations for labeling and safety testing of #heparin containing medical devices and device-led combination products to help reduce the risk of patient injury. To read the guidance, click here: https://go.usa.gov/x

#FDA issues final guidance with recommendations for labeling and safety testing of #heparin containing medical devices and device-led combination products to help reduce the risk of patient injury. To read the guidance, click here: https://go.usa.gov/xP2VB  #MedicalDevice pic.twitter.com/hsdX5ylKPu

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

4-9-2018

Binocrit (Sandoz GmbH)

Binocrit (Sandoz GmbH)

Binocrit (Active substance: epoetin alfa) - Centralised - 2-Monthly update - Commission Decision (2018)5856 of Tue, 04 Sep 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/725/II/WS/1406

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

29-8-2018

Zarzio (Sandoz GmbH)

Zarzio (Sandoz GmbH)

Zarzio (Active substance: Filgrastim) - Centralised - Yearly update - Commission Decision (2018)5764 of Wed, 29 Aug 2018

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

21-8-2018

It’s #ContactLensHealthWeek! Remember to wear your contacts no longer than recommended and to replace your contact lens case once every 3 months!  https://go.usa.gov/xUskq 
#OnePairTakeCarepic.twitter.com/VRDkVPvMTR

It’s #ContactLensHealthWeek! Remember to wear your contacts no longer than recommended and to replace your contact lens case once every 3 months! https://go.usa.gov/xUskq  #OnePairTakeCarepic.twitter.com/VRDkVPvMTR

It’s #ContactLensHealthWeek! Remember to wear your contacts no longer than recommended and to replace your contact lens case once every 3 months! https://go.usa.gov/xUskq  #OnePairTakeCare pic.twitter.com/VRDkVPvMTR

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

6-8-2018

Scientific guideline:  ICH M9 on biopharmaceutics classification system based biowaivers - Step 2b - First version, draft: consultation open

Scientific guideline: ICH M9 on biopharmaceutics classification system based biowaivers - Step 2b - First version, draft: consultation open

This new multidisciplinary guideline is proposed to address biopharmaceutics classification system (BCS)-based biowaivers. BCS-based biowaivers may be applicable to BCS Class I and III drugs, however BCS-based biowaivers for these two classes are not recognized worldwide. This means that pharmaceutical companies have to follow different approaches in the different regions. This guideline will provide recommendations to support the biopharmaceutics classification of medicinal products and will provide rec...

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

30-7-2018

Hyrimoz (Sandoz GmbH)

Hyrimoz (Sandoz GmbH)

Hyrimoz (Active substance: adalimumab) - Centralised - Authorisation - Commission Decision (2018)5097 of Mon, 30 Jul 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/4320

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

30-7-2018

Halimatoz (Sandoz GmbH)

Halimatoz (Sandoz GmbH)

Halimatoz (Active substance: adalimumab) - Centralised - Authorisation - Commission Decision (2018)5098 of Mon, 30 Jul 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/4866

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

30-7-2018

Hefiya (Sandoz GmbH)

Hefiya (Sandoz GmbH)

Hefiya (Active substance: adalimumab) - Centralised - Authorisation - Commission Decision (2018)5099 of Mon, 30 Jul 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/4865

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

18-7-2018

THREAD: We’re proud to work with the public-private Healthcare Sector Coordinating Council’s Medical Technology & Health IT Task Group to address @HHSgov Cybersecurity Task Force Report recommendations related to medical device cybersecurity:  https://hea

THREAD: We’re proud to work with the public-private Healthcare Sector Coordinating Council’s Medical Technology & Health IT Task Group to address @HHSgov Cybersecurity Task Force Report recommendations related to medical device cybersecurity: https://hea

THREAD: We’re proud to work with the public-private Healthcare Sector Coordinating Council’s Medical Technology & Health IT Task Group to address @HHSgov Cybersecurity Task Force Report recommendations related to medical device cybersecurity: https://healthsectorcouncil.org/health-sector-mobilizes-against-cyber-threats/ …

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

16-7-2018

Reconcile (Nexcyon Pharmaceuticals Ltd)

Reconcile (Nexcyon Pharmaceuticals Ltd)

Reconcile (Active substance: Fluoxetine) - Centralised - Renewal - Commission Decision (2018)4770 of Mon, 16 Jul 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/V/C/133/R-18

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

13-7-2018

Erelzi (Sandoz GmbH)

Erelzi (Sandoz GmbH)

Erelzi (Active substance: etanercept) - Centralised - Yearly update - Commission Decision (2018)4712 of Fri, 13 Jul 2018

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

10-7-2018

Temozolomide Sandoz (Sandoz GmbH)

Temozolomide Sandoz (Sandoz GmbH)

Temozolomide Sandoz (Active substance: temozolomide) - Centralised - Yearly update - Commission Decision (2018)4480 of Tue, 10 Jul 2018

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

10-7-2018

Pemetrexed Sandoz (Sandoz GmbH)

Pemetrexed Sandoz (Sandoz GmbH)

Pemetrexed Sandoz (Active substance: pemetrexed) - Centralised - Yearly update - Commission Decision (2018)4485 of Tue, 10 Jul 2018

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

9-7-2018

Scientific guideline:  Concept paper on the need to develop a reflection paper on development of medicinal products to prevent and treat acute kidney injury, draft: consultation open

Scientific guideline: Concept paper on the need to develop a reflection paper on development of medicinal products to prevent and treat acute kidney injury, draft: consultation open

The concept paper will include discussion of and recommendations for the requirements for evaluation and development of medicinal products for the prevention and/or treatment of acute kidney injury (AKI) and its long-term complications. Relevant topics for discussion include patient populations, endpoints, study methodology, and study duration.

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

29-5-2018

FDA issues recommendations to help prevent surgical fires and related patient injury-  https://go.usa.gov/xQdwG  #MedicalDevice #Safety

FDA issues recommendations to help prevent surgical fires and related patient injury- https://go.usa.gov/xQdwG  #MedicalDevice #Safety

FDA issues recommendations to help prevent surgical fires and related patient injury- https://go.usa.gov/xQdwG  #MedicalDevice #Safety

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

23-5-2018

Zessly (Sandoz GmbH)

Zessly (Sandoz GmbH)

Zessly (Active substance: infliximab) - Centralised - Authorisation - Commission Decision (2018)3215 of Wed, 23 May 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/4647

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety