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Revised: 11/2018

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
Lowgan Tablets 10mg
 Active ingredient:
Amosulalol hydrochloride
 Dosage form:
white tablet (diameter: 7.1mm, thickness: 3.1mm)
 Print on wrapping:
New_ (Face) Lowgan 10mg, house-mark + 005, 10mg, (Back) ローガン 10mg
Old_ (Face) Lowgan 10mg, house-mark + 710, 10mg, (Back) ローガン 10mg

Effects of this medicine

This medicine blocks α-1 receptors and β receptors to dilate blood vessels, thus lowering blood pressure.
It is usually used for the treatment of essential hypertension or hypertension due to pheochromocytoma.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash etc.) to any medicine.
    If you have cardiogenic shock, bradycardia, atrioventricular block, sinoatrial block or heart failure.
    If you have diabetic ketoacidosis or metabolic acidosis.
    If you are at risk of asthma or bronchospasm.
  • If you are pregnant, possibly pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • In general, for adults, start with 1 tablet (10 mg of the active ingredient) taken at a time, twice daily. If the efficacy is insufficient, the dose may be increased gradually up to 3 tablets (30 mg) at a time, taken twice daily. The dose may be adjusted according to your age and symptoms. Strictly follow the instructions.
  • If you miss a dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. You should nevertake two doses at one time.
  • If you accidentally take more than your prescribed dose, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so.

Precautions while taking this medicine

  • The medicine may cause dizziness, dizziness on standing up, etc. due to lowered blood pressure. Pay close attention when you work at heights, drive a car or operate dangerous machinery.

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include dizziness, dizziness on standing up, rash, redness, itching, blurred vision, decreased lacrimation and bleary eyes. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
No pertinent entries.
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

  • Keep out of the reach of infants and children. Store away from direct sunlight, heat and humidity.
  • Discard the remainder. Do not store them.

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For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

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