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A 43-year-old member asked:

Did anyone used the blood pressure pill called "norvasc?

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Dr. John Fothergill
undefined 36 years experience
Yes: As a physician i've used Norvasc (amlodipine) to treat high blood pressure with some frequency. I've found it to be effective and well tolerated. It comes from a class of medications that can improve outcomes. It sometimes can cause swelling of the legs and one needs to look out for that.
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 23 years experience
Norvasc (amlodipine): Norvasc or amlodipine is a medication that is used to treat high blood pressure. It is a calcium channel blocker.

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