High Blood Pressure

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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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Lisinopril 6,547 Atenolol 5,024 Hydrochlorothiazide 3,752
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Diltiazem
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Norvasc
Other name: Amlodipine (Amlodipine)
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Diltiazem is a non-dihydropyridine (non-DHP) member of the class of drugs known as calcium channel blockers, used in the treatment of hypertension, angina pectoris, and some types of arrhythmia.It is also an effective preventive medication for migraine. ...
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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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About Diltiazem
Diltiazem is a non-dihydropyridine (non-DHP) member of the class of drugs known as calcium channel blockers, used in the treatment of hypertension, angina pectoris, and some types of arrhythmia.It is also an effective preventive medication for migraine. ...
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About Norvasc
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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old son was put on Norvasc (and everything else over the...
" ...old son was put on Norvasc (and everything else over ...combos (nothing works) he's now on Diovan 320 mg and a different CCB - diltiazem. It's older, but after 5 weeks, no headaches so far with... "

side effects, you might try switching to another calcium...
" ...you are having sucess with Norvasc but are getting side effects, you might try switching to another calcium channel blocker. Seems ...side effects with diltiazem than with amlodipine... "

Is The Difference Between Diltiazem 180mg And Norvasc 5 Mg...
" ...Diltiazem 180mg And Norvasc 5 Mg I need to know the difference of diltiazem... "

and diltiazem are somewhat different than norvasc,...
" ...verapamil and diltiazem are somewhat different than norvasc, or nifedipine, and ...side effects as nifedipine or nor... "

2)Hydralazine 3)Diltiazem 4)Amlodipine(norvasc)...
" ...diastolic dysfunction presents to your clinic. what medication should you use? 1)Digoxin 2)Hydralazine 3)Diltiazem 4)Amlodipine(norvasc)... "

to Health Care Magic Norvasc is better than Diltiazem in...
" Dear friend, Welcome to Health Care Magic Norvasc is better than Diltiazem in this situation ? it does not depress cardiac muscle If a change... "

you by the same doctor? Reference Pages: Diltiazem,...
" ...prescribed to you by the same doctor? Reference Pages: Diltiazem, Norvas... "

generically, it's at least twice as expensive as diltiazem....
" ...largest differences among them. Norvasc is amlodipine and Cartia is diltiazem. You may do ...effects for you. Since the Norvasc is NOT available generically, it's at least twice as expensiv... "

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Amlodipine (Norvasc) and Diltiazem (Cardizem) We have...
" ...either folks. Amen to that. Cheyenne is taking two Calcuim channle blockers Amlodipine (Norvasc) and Diltiazem (Cardizem) We have to watch her heart rate so it doese not fall... "

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that is unless diltiazem has helped your significantly....
" ...and calcium channel blockers. It may be worth trying a norvasc or nifedipine instead of diltiazem , that is unless diltiazem has helped your significantly. I... "

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