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I take Atenolol50mg, Amlodipine 5 mg daily. Taking Vitiamin D2 50,000 unit capsules 1x a week for 12 weeks. Can I take Liver Rescue 5+?
Vitamin D: The preferred supplement form of Vitamin D is Vitamin D3 which is bioidentical to the optimal form of Vitamin D the body forms from sunlight activity on the body skin. Vitamin D2 is often in supplements because it is much less expensive to produce, however it is not as biologically active as Vitamin D3. Suggest you speak with your health care provider about this. ...Read more
This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more
I take amlodipine 5mg Atenolol 50 mg daily. Vitamin D2 50,000 units capsules for 12 weeks for Vitamin Def 25. Can I take Mag 07 and Liver Rescue 5+?
Would avoid: Mag07 and Liver Rescue are self-described laxatives and herbal supplements. As with all herbal products, they are not regulated for safety, purity & effectiveness. I wouldn't recommend them for anybody largely because of lack of effectiveness vs danger. I would be especially careful to avoid laxative-based supplements if I were taking meds that lower blood pressure as you are. Good luck! ...Read more
I was put on S-Amlodipine 2.5 mg about 5-6 years back.I have Sugar 130 220 mgdl,Eczema hand,Fatty Liver , Can I change Amlodipine?
Under supervision: Amlodipine is a medication used for treatment of high blood pressure. Discontinuation of this medication is not associated with significant rebound effects. However stopping any prescribed medication should be done under the supervision and by instruction of your physician. ...Read more
Check first: Norvasc (amlodipine) can be stopped at any time, but unless it is an emergency, it is generally wise to check with your health care provider before making any such medication change. Depending on why you take it, and why you want to stop it, it may be better for you to change to something else rather than just stop it. ...Read more
It may help, but...: Unstable angina is a serious problem that generally should be evaluated for possible surgical intervention. Unless symptom resolves, unstable angina, at this time and age, is inappropriate to stay on medication without stress test or coronary angiogram. Coronary angioplasty/stent maybe done or coronary bypass. Please see a cardiologist for diagnosis and treatment recommendations. ...Read more
No: Check out online.Epocrates.Com & drugs.Com for drug information including interactions. Neither make mention of male fertility as an issue of amlodipine, a calcium channel blocker commonly used to lower high blood pressure. However, issues associated w/high blood pressure may affect erectile function so best to address this w/your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers