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 Amlodipine

Amlodipine, sold under the brand name Norvasc among others, is a medication used to treat high blood pressure and coronary artery disease.[3] While not typically recommended in heart failure, amlodipine may be used if other medications are not sufficient for treating high blood pressure or heart-related chest pain.[4] It is taken by mouth and has an effect for at least a day.[3] Common side effects include swelling, feeling tired, abdominal pain...
2.5 amlodipine

It happens one year ago. I felt dizzy sometimes. Doc said I got high blood. Sometimes up sometimes down. Doc gave me 2.5mg. But the dizzy still there sometimes plus I always have headache, tiredness, lip dry and always go toilet. And I realise when I get angry I feel dizzy. I wonder is it cos of the medicine? Before I only feel dizzy. Just slight dizzy. Now the dizzy is like worse. Any advice? ...

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ran amlodipine

what is the difference between ran amlodipine and norvasc amlodipine? ## Norvasc (Amlodipine Besylate) and RAN-Amlodipine are both one in the same. Both are also known as just Amlodipine. One just has a more precise description. You can view more info about Amlodipine in the link below: Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do. ...

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Amlodipine 10 mg

I started taking this med 8 days ago...and well in a nutshell i feel horrible! Hand and feet swelling, dizzy, stomach pain..always sore and tired...this was prescribed for raynaud (severe) syndrome..it hasnt helped that...my blood pressure and heart are fine with taking metoprolol and has been fine for over 10 years...my high blood pressure is caused by kidney damage caused by scleroderma and lupus..my question is, can i stop taking it....NOW and w/o tapering...also i was just prescribed nitroglycerin creme to apply to fingers and that seems to work..hard to tell till i stop the amlodipine..thoughts? I feel like im dying my chest hurts too! ## It may take about 4 to 5 weeks for it to reach its full level of efficacy in the body to see how well it will work for you. Has anything changed?... ...

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amlodipine 2 5 mg

being a highblood pressure ptnt I take cardece10mg daily,now my doc. advice me to take another 2.5mg amlodopine,now it is give gd result or not ? ## Has your blood pressure levels still been high? If so, yes, you may need to add another medication, or switch to a different to help bring it down as fast and as safely as possible. The NIH lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination, and hypotension. Are these the only medications you currently take? ...

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amlodipine 20 mg

my pill have 54 over 233,suppose to be amlodipine. what is it. ## Hello, Reverend! How are you? That is correct, this tablet contains 10mgs of Amlodipine, which is a calcium channel blocker that's most commonly used to treat high blood pressure and some cardiac conditions. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, hypotension and stomach pain. Is there anything else I can help with? ...

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Amlodipine Dogs

My 10 year old Cocker Spaniel/Poodle has been on 5 mg Amlodipine for 30 months. The vet cannot do a good blood pressure reading to follow on his crae. What are the possible concerns for this? ## 23 lb dog ate 5mg amlodipine pill ...

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amlodipine side

I was taking lisinopril 5mg for high blood pressure and had severe stomach and back pain after taking the med for 3 weeks. My MD switched me to amlodipine 5mg and the same side effects after 2 weeks. Since they are both calcium channel blockers, should I ask for a different class of drug to control my blood pressure? ## Hello, Susan! How are you feeling? These are not both calcium channel blockers, Lisinopril is actually an ACE inhibitor. It is also normal to experience side effects for the first 4 to 5 weeks you are taking a new medication, but they are typically transient and go away with time, once your body adjusts. However, if your pain is that severe, then yes, you may need to try yet another class of medications to lower your blood pressure. One option would be to try one of the ... ...

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Amlodipine uses

What is this drug prescribed for? ## I've been put on these tablets now for 2 weeks and ive got alot of bruising on my behind and its very itchy. Can you tell me if this is a side effect please? ## Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker used to treat high blood pressure and angina. I suggest talking to your doctor, blood disorders can be a rare side effect and that may be causing the bruising. ...

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Mylan Amlodipine

how fast does Mylan Amlodipine bring your blood pressure to acceptable levels ## It is a calcium channel blocker, so it will start having some effect in a few days, but will take about 4 to 6 weeks, before it reaches its full effects in your body. It may also cause side effects, such as nausea, headache, dizziness and stomach pain. Learn more Amlodipine details here. How high is your blood pressure? ...

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Amlodipine 5 Mg 238

Need to know if this is code for amlodipine tablets with walmart brns packagng ## I'm sorry, I'm not sure I quite understand what you're asking. There is a 5mg Amlodipine tablet with the marking of IG 238 that is white and round, it's manufactured by InvaGen Pharmaceuticals. It is available to any pharmacy in the U.S. to have in stock and is also repackaged by Blu Pharmaceuticals and Solco Healthcare. Learn more Amlodipine details here. Did I answer your question? If not, please post back and I'll gladly help you! Thanks! ...

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amlodipine 5 mg zyd

My pharmacist changed my regular amlodipine 5 mg zyd to amlodipine besylate 5 mg which is a much bigger pill. Is this the right dosage? I am thinking of taking it back to the pharmacy...I hate it when they make changes and say nothing! ## It is the same medication, just manufactured by a different company, this is very common with generics. Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker that's most commonly used to treat high blood pressure. Its side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach pain. Is there anything else I can help with? ...

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Amlodipine Amvasc

CAN I TAKE AMODIPINE TOGETHER WITH OMACOR (FISH OIL) ## Can I take amlodipine 5 mg. everyday together with omacor (fish oil) ## Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker that is primarily used to treat high blood pressure and cardiac conditions. You should check with your doctor first, however, Fish Oil is often given to blood pressure and cardiac patients, since it has been shown to be good for heart function and to reduce some cholesterol levels. Are there any other questions or comments? ...

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amlodipine and cb1

Is it safe to take them both? ## Hello, Lisa! How are you? Are you referring to the weight gain product, CB-1? If you're taking Amlodipine for high blood pressure or a heart problem, then you need to check with your doctor before changing your weight. Gaining weight could actually worsen either condition and put your health more at risk. ...

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Taking Amlodipine

Hi can i eat banana after taking amlodipine 5 mg? pls help.. i'm a high bllod pressure patient.. s ## Yes, unless your doctor has instructed you not to do so. Some medications like this can cause an increase in potassium levels, but generally you just shouldn't increase the amount of that you take in, but should maintain your normal diet. Learn more Amlodipine details here. Did your doctor or pharmacist tell you to avoid bananas? ...

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amlodipine besylat

white tablet with Z5 inscription ## What's the strength (5mg, 10mg, 2.5mg) of the tablet marked Z5? ## It's supposed to be 10mg..... ## I can confirm that Amlodipine Besylat with the Z5 imprint is a (10 mg) pill. Amlodipine is used as an anti-hypertensive and in the treatment of angina. Manufacturer: Zydus Pharmaceuticals National Drug Code (NDC): 68382-0123 You can learn more about this drug on the page for Amlodipine Details Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do. ...

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Amlodipine Tab 10 Mg

What does it look like? Mine is baby blue with a M on one side and A10 on the other. Is this the right pill? ## Hello, You are correct; the pill in description is Amlodipine besylate (10 mg). Amlodipine is used as an anti-hypertensive and in the treatment of angina. For more information please visit the link below... Please post back if you have anymore questions or concerns... ...

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Amlodipine worries

I have been taking 5mg for seven days only and found myself feeling so lethargic. If I'm to just stop taking this, is it dangerous or should i take half of 5mg to reduce sudden withdrawal symptoms? ## Hello, Karen! How are you? That can be a side effect of this medication, however, if you are treating high blood pressure or a cardiac condition, it is far more dangerous to stop taking it and let them continue uncontrolled. Side effects are typically transient and go away with time, once your body gets used to the medication, but that may take 4 to 5 weeks. The FDA lists other typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination and hypotension. Is there anything else I can help with? ...

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amlodipine atenolol

Can I take clopiwin 75/75 with 25mg of tenopress,in morning and 25mg at night???not sure if I can take clopiwin with tenopress,I had a stent put in 5 months ago!!!please I need urgent reply from dr ## These medications are often prescribed together to treat various cardiovascular conditions, but they should only be taken together, if your doctor has instructed you to take them both. The U.S. FDA lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased risk of bleeding, and easy bruising. Is there anything else I can help with? ...

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amlodipine question

I take amlodipine for high pressure in my esophagus. They said I needed a calcium channel blocker. I haven't even been on this med for a month and my BP has gone up since taking it. Would it hurt to stop it? ## Hello, Dee! How are you? Yes, it could be dangerous to stop abruptly, as reported by the FDA, a sudden withdrawal could cause rebound symptoms that may include dangerously elevated blood pressure and heart rate. Thus, it would be best to see your doctor first, as they should be able to prescribe an alternative medication. How high is your blood pressure? Are you on any other medications? ...

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