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Hypertension (HTN) or high blood pressure is a cardiac Chronic (medicine) Disease in which the systemic arterial blood pressure ...
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Amlodipine vs Metoprolol

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Other name: Norvasc (Norvasc)
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Amlodipine (as besylate, mesylate or maleate) is a long-acting calcium channel blocker (dihydropyridine (DHP) class) used as an anti-hypertensive and in the treatment of Angina pectoris. Like other calcium channel blockers, amlodipine acts by relaxing th...
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Metoprolol is a selective beta blocker used in treatment of several diseases of the cardiovascular system, especially hypertension. The active substance metoprolol is employed either as metoprolol succinic acid or metoprolol tartrate (where 100\...
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About Amlodipine
Amlodipine (as besylate, mesylate or maleate) is a long-acting calcium channel blocker (dihydropyridine (DHP) class) used as an anti-hypertensive and in the treatment of Angina pectoris. Like other calcium channel blockers, amlodipine acts by relaxing th...
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Metoprolol is a selective beta blocker used in treatment of several diseases of the cardiovascular system, especially hypertension. The active substance metoprolol is employed either as metoprolol succinic acid or metoprolol tartrate (where 100\...
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make the connection between my bp med and my swollen feet...
" ...years now I took amlodipine for 2 years it controled my blood pressure well but it made my feet swell up so much it actually hurted that I couldn´t walk or stand for for long periods couln´t wear... "
June 18, 2015
Have had the same problems! Hoping to find something different to take.

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spikes. 185/92 just that quick. I'm having anxiety attacks...
" I've been on metoprolol for over a year with good effects. And then it quit working.BP went to 222/109 with ...a water pill and amlodipine in am. By early eve my bp spikes. 185/92 just that quick. I'm... "

f breath,itching ,rash,hot flash,headache....
" ...shortness of breath, itching, rash, hot flashes and headache after taking metoprolol and amlodipine. Have pig ...I takemeoprolol,and amlodipine. After I take these drugs. I get,lightheadness,shortness of... "

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fter my blood pressure had gone up following reduced...
" ...heart rate which I am having problems with already (from Metoprolol that I am taking with Amlodipine). My doctor mentioned increasing dosage for Amlodipine after my blood... "

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having lots of tiredness with Amlodipine. I am a 66 year...
" I am having lots of tiredness with Amlodipine. I am a 66 ...I went back on Metoprolol to lower BP and that did lower my BP. Still, I am having tiredness. I guess I need to check out the other... "

MedsChat.comI was taking amlodipine 5mg metoprolol 50mg in t...
" MedsChat.com I was taking amlodipine 5mg metoprolol 50mg in the morning and ...rate dropped to 52-55/min. I have reduced metroprolol to 25mg since last 5 ...Does the present combination of amlodipine 5mg ... "

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for 2 years). Amlodipine helps my bottom BP, but on...
" Day 5 on amlodipine. I take it with 100 mg of Metoprolol(been on Metoprolol for 2 years). Amlodipine helps my bottom BP, but on ...out of my system. The swelling in my face and neck ...only be associated... "

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pressure. I am taking 10 mg of Amlodipine and I was taking...
" ...blood pressure. I am taking 10 mg of Amlodipine and I was taking 10 mg. of Metoprolol. I was having more breathing problems than usual and also ...the Metoprolo, he said anyone with COPD should not take... "

the lisinopril I was on 10mg of Amlodipine and that dropped...
" ...along with 50mg of Metoprolol 2x a day. This keeps my BP averaging 130's/70's. ...Before the lisinopril I was on 10mg of Amlodipine and that... "

GP admitts that Amlodipine can cause constipation i...
" ...hypertension. Late last year Amlodipine 10mg was added to the regime. I immediately lost energy, gained weight and developed abdominal pains which eventually became constipation. I have weaned... "

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