Antihypertensive combination treatment launched

Sevikar is a new fixed dose combination of amlodipine and olmesartan, indicated for the treatment of hypertension not adequately controlled by either agent alone.

Daiichi Sankyo has launched Sevikar, a new combination angiotensin II antagonist/calcium antagonist, for the management of hypertension.

A step-wise titration of the individual components is recommended before switching to Sevikar.

Sevikar is available in three combination strengths: olmesartan 20mg/amlodipine 5mg, olmesartan 40mg/amlodipine 5mg and olmesartan 40mg/amlodipine 10mg.

View Sevikar drug record

Further information: Daiichi Sankyo

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