A 67-year-old male asked:
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is it safe to take 5mg of amlodipine only when bp spikes or should it be taken daily?

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Dr. George Mathew
57 years experience Cardiology
Take daily.!: You must take the drug daily, otherwise the BP will fluctuate !
Answered on Jun 10, 2014
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Dr. Haresh Sawlani
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
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