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Norvasc

Does amlodipine come in 5mg tablets?

It is available as both 5mg and 10mg tablets on Drugstore, Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy. Both are safe for use depending on the recommended dose by your physician.

Is Norvasc a good blood pressure medication?

Yes, Norvasc (Amlodipine Besylate) has proven effective in the treatment of chest pain (angina) and high blood pressure (hypertension) in adults and children older than 6 years old

Does Norvasc work quickly?

Peak concentrations occur within 6 to 12 hours of administration. Norvasc’s effect lasts for approximately 24 hours.

Composition of Norvasc

Each tablet of Norvasc 5mg or 10mg contains the active ingredient, Amlodipine Besylate, other inactive ingredients like microcrystalline cellulose, sodium starch glycolate, and magnesium stearate.

Amlodipine Besylate Side Effects

Common side effects include headache, dizziness, nausea, abdominal pain, and swelling of the ankles or feet.

Dosage

Amlodipine Besylate dosage

There are different doses for different age groups and specific conditions. Consult a qualified physician on Drugstore today for your suitable prescription.

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Direction to Use

Norvasc can be taken orally with or without food at the same time each day. Ensure to check your blood pressure frequently while using the medication.

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