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Dr. Oscar Novick
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Trandolapril And Verapamil (Overview)

Trandolapril|verapamil is a combination blood pressure agent which is a kind of blood pressure drug (cardiovascular drug).


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I took one extra verapamil 240 mil by accident. What should I do?

I took one extra verapamil 240 mil by accident. What should I do?

Monitor Pressure: If you are having symptoms, fatigue, dizziness, nausea, headaches, slow heart beat or skipped beats, get to the ER to be checked out immediately. ...Read more

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Dr. Oscar Novick
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Trandolapril And Verapamil (Overview)

Trandolapril|verapamil is a combination blood pressure agent which is a kind of blood pressure drug (cardiovascular drug).


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Please describe the medication: verapamil?

Please describe the medication: verapamil?

CCB: This is a blood pressure medication in the class of calcium channel blockers which results in lower blood pressure by relaxing blood vessels through blocking calcium mediated constriction. This certain CCB can also affect the heart rate unlike nifedipine. ...Read more

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Am under clozapine 100mg 3 times aday and verapamil once.Can you prescribe me something to lose wait need to lose at least 15 pds no hard exercise pls?

Am under clozapine 100mg 3 times aday and verapamil once.Can you prescribe me something to lose wait need to lose at least 15 pds no hard exercise pls?

No medications: Weight loss is a mathematical issue of portion sizes and caloric intake. An individual requires around 2000 calories a day to maintain his or her weight. If cut down caloric intake ( less than 1600) and portion sizes (provided you do not have any other metabolic or hormonal disorder) you will loose weight. ...Read more

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Is it effective to take verapamil for migraine prevention?

Is it effective to take verapamil for migraine prevention?

If have chronic type: There r certain medications that may be very helpful to prevent migraine; if ha occurs 10-15 / month, its chronic. Beta-blockers (eg propranolol), calcium channel blocker (eg verapamil), tricyclics (amitriptylline), nsaid's (naproxen) may work. Avoid triggers ( wines, aged cheeses, loud noise, some weathers, uri's, fatigue, stressful confrontations) may all help prevent. Force a smile, again, agai. ...Read more

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Is it safe to drink alcohol while taking verapamil?

Is it safe to drink alcohol while taking verapamil?

Yes, in moderation: Drinking in moderation (no more than 1-2drinks per day) is ok while on verapamil. They both an lower blood pressure, so i would not drink more than that. ...Read more

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How can I wean my self safely off verapamil 120 mg? Can i take it as needed for migraines once daily?

How can I wean my self safely off verapamil 120 mg? Can i take it as needed for migraines once daily?

Migraine Prophylaxis: Verapamil is a prophylactic medication for migraines; you have to take it every day for it to work. Review your plan to wean off it with your treating physician. Good luck! ...Read more

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How dangerous is using isoptin (verapamil) for long periods?

How dangerous is  using isoptin (verapamil) for long periods?

Not dangerous: As long as it is prescribed at the right dose for the appropriate conditions. ...Read more

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Side effects of verapamil?

Side effects of verapamil?

Verapamil SE: The most common adverse effect is constipation. Other adverse effects may be hypotension, fluid retention, drowsiness and cardiac dysfunction. ...Read more

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Does verapamil has any effect on how long the progress from biofeedback treatment for constant headaches last? Or anyone with experience of the 2?

Does verapamil has any effect on how long the progress from biofeedback treatment  for constant headaches last? Or anyone with experience of the 2?

Unrelated: Although verapamil can cause mental slowing in some individuals, that effect is unusual at young age (19) and in the typically low doses most used. So get your biofeedback. In my experience verapamil, although recommended for treatment of migraine headache, has a dismal success record. ...Read more

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Does Paxil (paroxetine) interact with verapamil? I have to take verapamil 3 times a day now and i take Paxil (paroxetine) at lunch. Same time as 2nd dose of verapamil

Does Paxil (paroxetine) interact with verapamil? I have to take verapamil 3 times a day now and i take Paxil (paroxetine) at lunch. Same time as 2nd dose of verapamil

No but...: There shouldn't be any significant interactions between Paxil and verapamil. However, Paxil (paroxetine) is relatively more likely to interact with other medications as compared to most other antidepressants. It is important to always notify potential prescribers of all currently taken medications to minimize potential interactions. ...Read more

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What vitamins/ supplements could help chronic cluster headaches and safe with verapamil combination? Melatonin? Vitamin b?What dose and for how long?

What vitamins/ supplements could help chronic cluster headaches and safe with verapamil combination? Melatonin? Vitamin b?What dose and for how long?

Might try this:: Cluster headaches are more resistant to these OTC remedies, but might apply migraine approach with Vitamin B-2, riboflavin 200 mg twice daily, or perhaps, Co-Q10, 300 mg twice dally. If one or the other works, use for about 3 months after headache has ceased. ...Read more

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How much time will it take to stop side effects after stopping verapamil?

Verapamil: If its short acting verapamil, about 2 to 3 days tops to get levels down. If its sustained release verapamil, then 5 or more days could be required to get the side effects down. ...Read more

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I have been diagnosed with hemiplegic migraine. I am taking verapamil and q10 and would to know if vit B6 or B12 could be beneficial. Many thanks?

I have been diagnosed with hemiplegic migraine. I am taking verapamil and q10 and would to know if vit B6 or B12 could be beneficial. Many thanks?

Prob not: Vitamin b6 and B12 are not known to be effective for migraine prevention. Riboflavin has some evidence at 400mg per day. This is a b vitamin. However, it wasnt studied specifically in hemiplegic migraine. ...Read more

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What does tarka (trandolapril and verapamil) do?

What does tarka (trandolapril and verapamil) do?

Tarka (trandolapril and verapamil): A medication that combines a calcium channel blocker with an angiotension converting enzyme (ace) inhibitor to lower high blood pressure. ...Read more

Dr. Gregory Moneta
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