A 67-year-old male asked:
is it safe to take 5mg of amlodipine only when bp spikes or should it be taken daily?
2 doctor answers
Dr. George Mathew answered
57 years experience Cardiology
Take daily.!: You must take the drug daily, otherwise the BP will fluctuate !
Answered on Jun 10, 2014
Dr. Haresh Sawlani answered
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Hypertension: Longer one waits to control bp, more difficult it becomes to control it down the line. It's always advisable to take blood pressure meds on a regular daily basis.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:
People also searched for:
Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!