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is amlodipine a beta blocker

A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
No it is in: The calcium channel blocker class. Most beta blockers have a generic name that ends in -ol.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
amlodipine: Is a calcium channel blocker not a beta blocker.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
No: Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker.
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
May use any : You may use any of these meds. Would be best to use a proton pump inhibitor for acid reflux. Would also recommend discussing your symptoms with your d ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. James Chapman
40 years experience Cardiology
Possibly: The usual problem with atrial fibrillation is tachycardia, or a rapid heart rate. A beta blocker will help control the heart rate response to you ta ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Talk to your Dr: I would not call your beta blocker as the problem--it is not a high dose, and should not have that pronounced of an effect through the entire day into ... Read More
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
Pulmonary HTN: There are a range of molecules available by prescription that address P HTN ;go see a cardiologist or pulmonologist that has an interest in treating ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ryan Stanton
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
Nope: If the question was, "are these beta blockers", the answer is no. You have quite a list of meds though. It looks like you have blood pressure, pain, m ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Chapman
40 years experience Cardiology
No: Perindropil is an ace inhibitor, amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker. Neither is a beta locker.
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
Anti-hypertensive: trial a dihydropyridine of the than amlodipine, or a calcium channel blocker from a different family such as diltiazem or verapamil, or beta blocker w ... Read More
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