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What is the difference between amlodipine vs amlodipine besylate?

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Dr. Alvin Lin
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: Same thing

Amlodipine is the generic name for branded norvasc.
Besylate refers to the salt or ester to which the active ingredient, amlodipine, is attached.

In brief: Same thing

Amlodipine is the generic name for branded norvasc.
Besylate refers to the salt or ester to which the active ingredient, amlodipine, is attached.
Dr. Alvin Lin
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