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I take amlodipine 5mg for high blood pressure. I got a yeast infection and I took a Diflucan (fluconazole). I then read not to take them together. Am I ok ?

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Dr. Peter Baumann
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In brief: Increased effect

Amlodipine increases the levels and the effect of Diflucan, (fluconazole) which in your cases, taking just one diflucan (fluconazole), (fluconazole) should have an enhancing effect of the diflucan (fluconazole) in treating the yeast infection.

In brief: Increased effect

Amlodipine increases the levels and the effect of Diflucan, (fluconazole) which in your cases, taking just one diflucan (fluconazole), (fluconazole) should have an enhancing effect of the diflucan (fluconazole) in treating the yeast infection.
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