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(also known as Amlodipine)
Amlodipine is a long-acting calcium channel blocker used as an anti-hypertensive and in the treatment of angina. Amlodipine is marketed as Norvasc and under various other names. As other calcium channel blockers, amlodipine acts by relaxing the smooth muscle in the arterial wall, decreasing peripheral resistance and he... more at Wikipedia

Treatment Success Rate

Top 5 Communities
Condition Members Success
High Blood Pressure
75
91%
Raynaud's Disease
18
94%
Lupus
7
100%
Heart Failure
6
83%
Stroke
5
100%
Overall, 93% (142 Members) find Norvasc helpful
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Norvasc Reviews

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2.5 mg 2x daily. Works great when the temperature isn't so darn cold, i hate winter, I can't ever really get warm enough, but it was so much worse before the norvasc, i might just be due to up the dose, as i don't remember it being this bad last winter.
Love love love it! Was prescribed for HBP really helped added blessing was not one migraine since!
Working / Worked
on this now instead of diovan
Working / Worked
usually taken for high blood pressure. i taking it to help with my raynauds phenomenon.
third b.p. med used to try and control b.p. due to pain from RSD
Working / Worked
I have had angina for at least 14 years. The Norvasc helps. When I do get an angina attack which is every 3 to 5 months I take a Nitroglycerin tablet and I am fine. The thing that scares me the most is my father died of an enlarged hearthypertension when is was two days short of his 50th birthday. If he were alive he would be 75.
Best med so far for stabilising my BP
5 mg daily
Working / Worked
Best so far and less expensive.
Working / Worked
Helps with Raynaud's Phenonmenon and high blood pressure.
Working / Worked
I take 5mg of Norvasc on top of the Diovan.. Great combonation. My BP went from 240120 down to 13080 consistently.
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