Amlodipine and atorvastatin may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
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We want the forums to be a useful resource for our users but it is important to remember that the forums are not moderated or reviewed by doctors and so you should not rely on opinions or advice given by other users in respect of any healthcare matters. Amlodipine may cause the levels of these medications to increase in your body. Doses in excess of 5 mg daily have not been studied in pediatric patients.
The pharmacokinetics of amlodipine are not significantly influenced by renal impairment. Please enter a valid email address. Elimination from the plasma is biphasic with a terminal elimination half-life of about 30—50 hours. I sometimes get a good reading and sometimes I don't so I may go on norvasc soon in the evening. Rats and mice treated with amlodipine maleate in the diet for up to two years, at concentrations calculated to provide daily dosage levels of 0.
They are used to treat high blood pressure, certain types of heart failure and several types of heart rhythm disturbances.
The hardest bit at the moment is apologising to family, friends and work mates who have had to deal with zombie Rob for the last few months. Could be, what is your BP and heart rate on your meds? Newer drugs, such as amlodipine Norvascdo not exert a significant effect on the heart rate.
I am a generally healthy person and had not taken any medication except Flonase for my nasal allergies.
I am a white 22 year old male, 6'2'', approximately pounds. Less serious side effects may include: Our content does not constitute a medical consultation. Do you think the swelling will get worse? Caduet mg oval, blue, imprinted with Pfizer, CDT Please don't worry about the fact that the pharmacist asked for your phone number - it is apparently a new scheme where you are followed up to see how you are getting on with any newly prescribed medication.
Child Dosage ages years 2. Reply to Flutterby Older adults may process drugs more slowly. Verapamil may be good for you. I am also taking linsinopril for the HTN. Nonetheless, caution, as with any other peripheral vasodilator, should be exercised when administering NORVASC, particularly in patients with severe aortic stenosis.
I cannot belive some of the comments on here regarding Amldopine I have been on this now for the last 9 months i am taking the 5mg dose alongside 10mg Ramapril and apart from the first couple of weeks on Amloipine i have had no side effects what ever, My BP is now stable and feel absolutly fine and will contiue until my BP is back to normal Report this.