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long term effects of amlodipine

A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christian Assad
13 years experience Cardiology
Unlikely: Short answer would be unlikely. I dont say no because anything is possible ;)

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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Amlodipine: Keep legs elevated as much as possible during the day, reduce salt, typical side effect of amlodipine.
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Ajluni
34 years experience Cardiology
Usually 2 weeks: The side effects (most commonly swelling, rashes, GI complaints) should typically go away within a few weeks. If they don't you should definitely c ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
What side effects?: Would recommend a discussion with your prescribing physician.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Max dose is: 10mg/day regardless of timing in general.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. PETER MAGNUSSON
50 years experience Cardiology
A little longer: Optimal BP results generally take a week or two after changing or initiating therapy. Give it a little more time, then contact your physician if BP re ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
See below: Onset of action-within the first 24 hours. Time to peak action: several weeks.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Bress
49 years experience Internal Medicine
No.: Norvasc is brand name amlodipine which is used to treat hypertension. If a patient was pregnant a different medicine might be advised. The drug has be ... Read More
A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Grace Akoh-Arrey
15 years experience Pharmacology
Up to ~50 hours: Azor is a combination of amlodipine and olmesartan with relative half life of 30-50 hours and 13 hours respectively. Thus depending on your kidney fun ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Afshine Emrani
27 years experience Cardiology
Weeks: It is a very rare side effect and depending on how long you took the medication it can take about 6 weeks to go away. If not, then check with a neuro ... Read More

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