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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joshua Buckler
19 years experience Cardiology
CCB: This is a blood pressure medication in the class of calcium channel blockers which results in lower blood pressure by relaxing blood vessels through b ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Milunski
37 years experience Cardiology
Verapamil: Verapamil is part of a class of medications called calcium channel blockers. It is a relatively "old" drug that was primarily used to treat high blood ... Read More

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A male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Yes they can.
Dr. Christopher Cirino
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes and no: In the past this has always been a "no-no". There are several potentiating effects that can be potentially harmful, such as increasing risk of low bl ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Ajluni
35 years experience Cardiology
Verapamil: Verapamil is a calcium channel blocker that slows conduction at the level of both the sinus node as well as the av node. This is helpful in atrial ar ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Verapamil SE: The most common adverse effect is constipation. Other adverse effects may be hypotension, fluid retention, drowsiness and cardiac dysfunction.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Hoffer
52 years experience Cardiology
Slow pulse, constipa: The most common side effects of verapamil relate to an excess of what it is prescribed for: a too-slow pulse and/or too-low blood pressure. Many peop ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Newton
19 years experience Pain Management
Not the same: Verapamil is for hypertension and is not an opioid used for pain like vicodin. There is no abuse or addiction potential with verapamil.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
39 years experience Cardiology
Calcium Channel: Both are calcium channel blockers with varying properties; though different from each other concomitant use is unwise.
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A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Not usually: Verapamil and amlodipine are both calcium channel blockers that are used to treat hypertension. Verapamil is also sometimes used to treat rhythm distu ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
Check online referen: Diltiazem & verapamil are 2 calcium channel blockers used to lower blood pressure & possibly control your heart rate. If your BP is too low or heart r ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: There should be no interactions as long as you follow the directions.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes,there is no: interaction..

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