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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Plendil allergy: Plendil (Felodipine) is an antihypertensive medication. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance ca ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Bress
50 years experience Internal Medicine
High blood pressure.: Plendil (felodipine) is the brand name for Felodipine which is a calcium channel blocker used for the treatment of high blood pressure.
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Safe drug: There are no more side-effects after 6 years than there were after the first 2 weeks. The drug is excellent and safe for long term use.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
22 years experience Cardiology
Felodipine: Plendil (felodipine) is Felodipine which is a calcium channel blocker used to treat hypertension in most cases.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
It is not advisable: You are taking two pottasium sparing drugs, that is Diovan (valsartan) and aldazide and it can cause hyperkalemia which is elevated level of pottasium ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Bress
50 years experience Internal Medicine
See below: Plendil is now available in generic form as felodipine. Same drug; cheaper price.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lance Berger
31 years experience Cardiology
No relation: Plendil (felodipine) is not typically associated with liver abnormalities. It more likely something else.
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Mathew
58 years experience Cardiology
No: Either medicines do not cause blurred vision, unless your BP is very high!
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
Not recommended: Grapefruit contains a chemical that inhibits the usual metabolism of Plendil (felodipine) making it accumulate and become toxic.
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
No: I just answered same question. Grapefruit contains a chemical that inhibits the usual metabolism of Plendil (felodipine) through the liver making it a ... Read More
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