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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
Dr. Alvin Lin
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