A 25-year-old male asked:
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is exforge hct (amlodipine and hydrochlorothiazide and valsartan) a blood thinner?

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Dr. Michael Moran
32 years experience Cardiology
No: It is a medication for high blood pressure, it does nothing to thin the blood.
Answered on Jun 19, 2018
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Dr. Marianna Post
16 years experience Family Medicine
No: No it is just a blood pressure medicine not a blood thinner it has combination of angiotensin ii receptor blocker (arb) a calcium channel blocker and a thiazide diuretic. No blood thinning effect from any of those.
Answered on Mar 20, 2019
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Don't stop Meds: U should realize that it is the medications that keeping the BP under control.Discus with your md.
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No interactions: They do not have any known interaction.
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