How long does it take for norvasc to show results in blood pressure?

Should be. within hours to days...... Hope this is helpful BTW I always see the patient in one week to allow the effects (or possible side effects) to "declare" themselves. Dr Z.

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I take Norvasc 5mg and lotensin (benazepril) 20mg once a day, my blood pressure still run's high on the first number 150 over 84, why?

Hypertension. Hypertension often requires multiple medications for optimal control. Reducing ones salt intake can help. In addition, the addition of a low dose of diuretic can help. Another neurohormonal drug, spironolactone (or the related drug, epleronone), can also be helpful. Special lab tests should be done to help determine the cause of the hypertension. Read more...
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Did anyone used the blood pressure pill called "norvasc?

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