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 Amlodipine + Atorvastatin
The drug combination atorvastatin/amlodipine (trade names Caduet in the US, Australia and Russia, and Envacar elsewhere) is a medication approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of high cholesterol and high blood pressure. It is a fixed-dose combination drug containing the calcium channel blocker amlodipine and the statin atorvastatin being marketed by the pharmaceutical company Pfizer.[1] References ^ "CADUET (amlodipine besylate/atorvastatin calcium) Tablets"...
Omitting Amlodipine
I am 55 and for last 1 year I have been taking Telma 40 and Amlodact 5 in the morning Atorva 5 at night. Now I am to face acute knee problem that benumbed me and prevents smooth walking, A friend of mine advises me to take Cal Mag D and stop Amlodac 5. Can I stop it and opt for some other medication? My blood right now is 146/86. ## Hello, Professor B! How are you? I'm sorry about the problem that you're having. However no, you shouldn't stop taking any of your prescribed medications, unless your doctor instructs you to do so. The Cal Mag D is just a nutritional supplement and if it's okay with your doctor for you to take it, there would be no reason to stop a medication due to taking it, anyway. Have you consulted your doctor, yet? ...
Updated 9 months ago in Amlodipine.
Tue, Dec 31 '13, 11:11 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 256621
 Caduet Amlodipine + Atorvastatin
The drug combination atorvastatin/amlodipine (trade names Caduet in the US, Australia and Russia, and Envacar elsewhere) is a medication approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of high cholesterol and high blood pressure. It is a fixed-dose combination drug containing the calcium channel blocker amlodipine and the statin atorvastatin being marketed by the pharmaceutical company Pfizer.[1] References ^ "CADUET (amlodipine besylate/atorvastatin calcium) Tablets"...
when is the expiration of this medicine
amlodipine issued dec 8,2009 is it expired already? atorvastatin issued sept 16, 2010 is it expired already ## If you received them from a pharmacy, in the type of bottles that the pharmacy's use, then the expiration date is generally one year from the date it was dispensed. Thus, if they filled the Amlodipine on 12/08/09, the expiration would have been 12/07/10. Atorvastatin filled 09/16/10 would have en expiration of 09/15/11. They do not get dangerous after that date, but they do start to lose effectiveness and may not work as well at treating the relevant medical conditions. Learn more: Are there any other questions or comments? ...
Updated 2 years ago in Amlodipine.
Sun, Feb 12 '12, 7:23 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 226910
stent
A week back my wife was stented and the tollowing medicines :EFFIENT 5MG, AMLODIPINE5MG, ATORVASTATIN10MG, ASPIRIN81MG, METOPROLOL50MG, VAL SARTAN80MG, METFORMIN500MGX2 GLIPIZIDEHALF TAB X2. DAILY, VALSARTAN80, IS NOT AVAILABLE, CAN I use valent 80? Further she is gettingskin irritation, is it the effect of these medicines? How serious is this? Bolla. ## Hello, Bolla! How is your wife? Yes, Valent is the same medication. It may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache and hypotension. What type of skin irritation is she getting? Yes, it could be from one or more of these medications. Whether or not it is serious depends on the type of reaction. Can you please post back with more details on it? ...
Updated 1 month ago in Effient.
Thu, Aug 28 '14, 11:28 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 271964
What Is Simvastatin Tab Used For
What is the difference in the action of Atorvastatin against simvastatin? ## I am taking a new blood pressure pill called "Amlodipine Besylate". On the dosage instructions, it says extra care may be needed in taking this with simvastatin....Is the same caution for Atorvastatin ?JCZCP ## The reaction is unique to just the Simvastatin if taken with the Amlodipine, it can increase the levels of it that are absorbed in your body, which could result in more severe side effects, or a potential overdose. They can be used together, but the maximum Simvastatin dose should not exceed 20mgs daily. Learn more Amlodipine details here. Learn more Simvastatin details here. Learn more Atorvastatin details here. Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 2 years ago in Simvastatin.
Mon, Aug 20 '12, 3:29 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 234552
bisopralol what other drugs could react badly with this
amioderone indoramin nicorandil betahistine spironalactone lansoprasol atorvastatin rosuvastatin furosamide amlodaphine prednislone actonal aspirin how will the abovedrugs reactwith bisopralol ...
Updated 5 years ago in Nicorandil.
Tue, Oct 06 '09, 4:13 AM   0 
doxycycl hycl cap 100mg adverse effects
Im am having anxiety attacks and am wondering if his could be side effect. Am alergclx to amoxicillin and suphur based antibiotics. Am taking Diovan, Clonidine, amlodipine, atenolol, ramipril, for hypertension . atorvastatin for chlolesterol. advair, albuterol for asthma, and fortical nasal spray for osteoporosis, ## Hello, Joan! How are you? It would be much more common for anxiety to be caused by the Albuterol, it tends to have a stimulating effect that can do that. How long have you been using it? ...
Updated 3 months ago in Amoxicillin.
Sat, Jul 19 '14, 1:02 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 268458
Food/supplements and Telmisartan
I am under treatment of hypertension and abnormality of Left Ventrical (LV has thickened) and also for prostrat enlargement. My age is 56 years. Medicines prescribed:- Telmisartan, Hydrochlorothiazide, Amlodipine, Atorvastain Calcium, Tamsulosin Hydrochloride. Please advise me what food/supplements should be taken and what should be avoided. ...
Updated 5 years ago in Telmisartan.
Wed, Dec 10 '08, 10:29 PM   0 
Side affects of aztor 10mg, s numlo 2 5 mg & thyronorm 50 mg
what are the side affects of aztor 10mg, s numlo 2 5 mg & thyronorm 50 mg taken daily ## Hello, Dherraj! How are you? Aztor contains the active ingredient Atorvastatin, it is used to help lower cholesterol. Its side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and joint/muscle aches. Learn more Aztor details here. S-Numlo contains the active ingredient Amlodipine, which is a calcium channel blocker that's most commonly used to treat high blood pressure and certain cardiac issues. Its side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach pain. Learn more S-Numlo details here. Thyronorm contains the active ingredient Thyroxine, it is used to treat thyroid disorders. Its side effects may include nausea, dizziness, weight changes and hair loss. Learn more Thyronorm... ...
Updated 11 months ago in Atorvastatin.
Wed, Oct 30 '13, 4:18 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 251725
Does Caduet or Toprol XL contain a diuretic?
I would like to know whether or not Caduet or Toprol XL contain a diuretic because I am scheduled to take some tests (ECOG and ENG) that require me to discontinue diuretics 48 hours prior to the tests. ## No, neither of these medications contain a diuretic. Caduet contains the active ingredients Amlodipine and Atorvastatin, it is a combination medication that is used treat high blood pressure, cardiac conditions and reduce cholesterol levels. Toprol XL contains Metoprolol, which is a beta blocker used to treat high blood pressure and cardiac conditions. Side effects to these medications may include: nausea, dizziness, stomach pain and joint/muscle aches. Are there any other questions? ...
Updated 3 years ago in Caduet.
Mon, Jun 20 '11, 12:23 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 219000
too many drugs
I had a mild heart atack and I was prescribed a cocktail of drugs, which made me feel like a zombie, I was extremely tired, feeling sick, couldn't barely walk: ticagrelor 90 mg., simvastatin 40 mg., amlodipine, ramipril 2.5 mg., eleprenone(Inspra) 25 mg. I discarded the amplodipine- why the dictors prescribed it together with the ramipril, if both do the same job and both have bad side effects? I also stopped the simvastatin- so far for a week and I feel better, but another doctor now replaced with with atorvastatin 20 mg. which I will have to start taking, but this one is also known for bad side effects and I was also prescribed a beta blocker- Egiloke 25 mg (Metrprolol tartrate) as replacement of the amplodimine. I am worried about the side effects: my colesterols levels and blood... ...
Updated 1 month ago in Ticagrelor.
Tue, Sep 16 '14, 12:40 AM   0 
Olmetrack Am
OLMETRACK AM-----this medicine is used for bp controlling or not.plz help........... ## 57 year old diabetic patient, CKD stage 3, BP and cholestrol. Taking meds: Telma 20, morning ecosprin 150 after lunch minipres XL 5 pm dilzem 120, atorva 10, after dinner night time urination is the issue. is Revolol Am 50/5 or Olmetrack AM safe in this case to prevent night time urination, if minipres XL is stopped ## impact of long term use of olmetrack am and its side effects. ## Olmetrack-AM contains the active ingredients Olmesartan and Amlodipine and yes, it is used to help lower high blood pressure and to treat certain cardiac conditions. Learn more Olmesartan details here. Learn more Amlodipine details here. Nikita, have you tried just taking it earlier in the day, rather than at 5pm? That co... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Olmesartan.
Fri, Dec 28 '12, 8:12 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 234348
medications
What prescription drug can replace norvasc and cartia with low incidence of side effects.I already take lisiniprol and atenolol. ## Dr. just replaced novasc & lipitor with cadulet 10mg/20mg. He said this one pill will work better than those two pills. I'm also trying to find out side effects. ## Caduet is a combination medication that contains Amlodipine, which is used to treat high blood pressure and cardiac conditions, with Atorvastatin, which is used to help lower cholesterol. Learn more Caduet details here. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and joint/muscle aches. As to medications to replace others, it is usually best to discuss such things with your doctor, because there's really no way to say that any particular medication may cause you less side ef... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Cartia XT.
Mon, May 20 '13, 12:15 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 159635
ecosprin 150 mg
my father is 81 year old today docter prescribed him tab ecosprin 150 mg 1 od, tab clopid 75 mg 1 od, amlodepine 5mg 1 od and tab losartan 25mg 1 bd i want to know that is there any side effect after taking these tabs. he is suffering from hypertension dm type 2, and diabaties f/pp is 125/ 189. bp is 155/88. ## I AM HAVING DABITES BP HART PRBLEM I AM TAKING ALL MEDICRN GIVEN BY MY DOCTOR BUT SOME TIME I FEEL DIFFCULT IN BREATING AND SOME TIME I FEEL LITTLE PEN LEFT SIDE MY ECG IS OK AS PER DOCTOR I AM 68 YEARS OLD ## I am 36 years old; Male; Normally I am quite active and brisk so far. I suffered Dibetic and B.P . Angiography was done. Cardiologist diagnosed formation of fatty substances (about 40 to 45%) in the blood veins. I have been advocated Ecosprin 150, Clopitab 75, Atorva 40 - a... ...
Updated 3 years ago in Losartan.
Tue, Jun 14 '11, 10:30 AM   3  Subscribe to thread 208032
Modlip F Tablets
I have been pricribed by my Doctor Modlip F one Tablet at night, Kindly advice what is the nature of the medicen and what is this medicen for, also what are the side effect ## Modlip-F contains the active ingredients Atorvastatin and Fenofibrate, it is commonly used to help lower cholesterol. Common side effects may include: dizziness, nausea, joint/muscle aches and headache. More details: Is there anything else I can help you with? ## Currently I am 38 year old, I am taking medicines since last 13 years, meanwhile for allmost 2-3 years I was neglecting and avoid to check B.P., In Aug-11 I had a B.P. Checkup and it was 240/160 when Feeling fine, nwxt early morning just after medicine(Amlodipine 5mg Atenolol 50mg) which was from 10 years I was taking still my B.P. was 180/150, Doctor cha... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Atorvastatin.
Sun, May 06 '12, 4:36 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 216357
Shelcal 500mg - benefits, doses and uses
I HAVE OSTEOPOROSIS. I AM 72 YRS OF AGE 5FT 6 INCHES TALL, 65 kg. WHAT SHOULD BE THE DOSES FOR ME FOR SHELCAL 500 mg? What are the benefits of Shelcal 500 mg in my case? ## The dosing instructions for Shelcal 500 state one tablet is to be taken twice a day. Learn more Shelcal details here. Thus, unless your doctor has instructed you to take a different amount, then you should follow the directions on the package. Is there anything else I can help with? ## 1- tab Amdepin 5mg -1- 2- tab Ecosprin 75 -1- P C H S 3- tab Envas 2.5mg -1- 4- tab Atorva 10 P. C H S 5- Shelcal 500 twice a day 6- Calcirol Sachet ## QAMAR age 43yrs Weight 65 kg. Height 5.7 Inch bp 135/98 mmhg taking Amodep AT, Amlodipine and atenolol Dr Ajitit Thakur Cardic . Advice Urine R/E ECG Chest Xray Sr. Ca Profile (Ca, P, I... ...
Updated 4 hours ago in Amlodipine.
Sat, Oct 25 '14, 2:59 AM   4  Subscribe to thread 235827
Caduet Side Effects
Can Caduet control within 3 months if strict diet/exercise program is followed, and side effects of male sexual function. ## Most of these types of medications can take from 2 weeks to a month to work. The only way to know if it will work for you, is by trying it and yes, a diet and exercise program should help. Caduet contains Amlodipine and Atorvastatin, this is a combination medication used to treat high blood pressure and high cholesterol. Common side effects may include: nausea, headache, joint/muscle aches and dizziness. Is there anything else I can help you with? ...
Updated 4 years ago in Caduet.
Tue, Nov 24 '09, 6:40 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 198819


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