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How much of amlodipine and telmisartan is fatal

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How much of amlodipine and telmisartan is fatal
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  khagihara replied 2 months ago.

What is the reason you asked this question?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
My friend had taken it
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Can I have the answer please
Expert:  khagihara replied 2 months ago.

amlodipine: 40 milligrams per kilogram (body weight) based on animal studies

telmisartan: 200 milligrams per kilogram (body weight) based on animal studies

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
u r saying 2000 mg of amlodipine is only fatal for people... My friend had taken 70mg.is it fatal or not
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
If treatment is delayed what will happen to the people
Expert:  khagihara replied 2 months ago.

It is not fatal. An amlodipine overdose (50-100mg) is associated with sustained hypotension and sinus tachycardia, as well as transient pulmonary edema.