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  1. High Blood Pressure Medications side Side effects??
    ... don't pass out of nothing it just bug me alot... Norvasc I was very lightheaded.... the bloody noses i dont...
    ... My prediction is that this drug will become the new NORVASC in generating huge amounts of money for its manufacturer...

  2. Amlodipine Causing Depression/anxiety?
    ... Hello..I was on 5mg Amlodipine, or Amlovasc ( Norvasc I think in the USA), for around two years, along with ... or depression problem after being on Amlodipine or Norvasc . Is it all in my mind after all and just a coincidence...
    ... I suffered EXTREME agitation with amlodipine ( Norvasc in the U.S.)...it happened with both the 10 mg and ... like to experiment, compare and titrate and I put Norvasc right up there with the 3 or 4 worst. And I am ... doctor actually SCOWLED when I said I wouldn't try Norvasc again if my life depended opn it...I may have mentioned...
    ... Grandma, I was on a low dose of Norvasc at one time with side effects I could tolerate. On...
    ... I got off Norvasc about 6 weeks ago and it was the best thing I could...
    ... Well, tell your Dr. I only made it to Day 3 being on Norvasc with the sharp pains all over my headache (don't have...
    ... Although I haven't experienced depression with Norvasc , I did experience sleep disturbances and there is ... off!! Get off!! Get Off!! I took myself off of norvasc because of sleep problems and found that it took about...

  3. what is a good bp?
    ... a calcium channel blocker. If so, I just got off Norvasc , which is also a calcium channel blocker (bad stuff ... liking. I stuck with it and now, 6 weeks later, the Norvasc side effects are now just fully fading away, and my...
    ... The headaches from Norvasc took at least 3-4 wks to disappear & I only took the...

  4. Norvasc And Dry Eyes?
    ... Although I didn't experience vision problems with Norvasc , I did with at least 3 of my other bp medications ... also referred to the drug sheet that came with the norvasc and it lists the following eye problems as side effects ... out a sheet and show him. And one final tidbit--- norvasc is one of those drugs that hasn't been tested in the ... it was 116/80...I had 1 reading of 120/80 while on Norvasc ....the rest of the time I was happy to see a 130/90...
    ... drug side effects person but I just recently got off Norvasc after a little over a year because I just did not ... right, and I usually feel fine. My doc replaced the Norvasc with Atenolol (beta blocker replacing the calcium ... channel blocker Norvasc ) I also take HCTZ and an ace inhibitor, but the change ... was getting rid of Norvasc . It is known to bother many people using it. One ... good once again. I recommend getting rid of the Norvasc . Don't listen to the doctor tell you how you feel ... be a little uncomfortable at first withdrawing from Norvasc , but in a few weeks you should feel better. Just...
    ... Norvasc is one of the few b/p drugs that one can stop quickly ... severe HBP, another b/p drug will be needed to replace Norvasc right away. I didn't have any problems getting off ... Norvasc except it took weeks to get rid of the headaches. ... info sheet that comes with the med) before going off Norvasc . I wasn't able to get hold of my Dr. as it was the...

  5. I have a question can meds stop helping
    ... we know what you are taking. 1. Aspir-low 81 2. Norvasc 5mg(at night) 3. Enalapril Maleate (Vasotec)10 mg...
    ... Enalapril probably WILL stop working after about a year. Norvasc can make you nervous and cause your ankles to swell...

  6. Very Frustrated Need Some Input
    ... started after the highblood pressure) and 5 mg of norvasc for high blood pressure. I am 6'0 210 pounds and...
    ... I'm not sure about all your symptoms, but I was on Norvasc for about a year and just did not feel right. And ... headache, etc. I had been the one to ask my doc for norvasc and I went back to him to change my meds due to feeling ... "just not right". He told me he never likes norvasc as it is a calcium channel blocker and that class ... He substituted Atenolol, a beta blocker, for the Norvasc . My pulse rate dropped from a little over 100 to 60 ... Atenolol as well. You might think about getting off norvasc and see if it helps....

  7. Went to Dr today...
    ... taken meds for about for 5 months I don't think Norvasc 5mg work anymore last night my bp was 152/105 I was...

  8. Anyone Here Take (Vasotec)
    ... 1. Aspir-low 81 2. Norvasc 5mg ( My sleeping pill LOL:) :)) (3 months now I'm...

  9. Side effects of Antihypertensives
    ... Norvasc : swollen ankles and extreme irritability (serious...

  10. Benicar
    ... presently off medication for the time being. I was on Norvasc , a calcium channel blocker, which gave me the fewest ... hydrochlorothiazide, lisinopril, benicar hct, atenolol, and norvasc , but only 1 drug at a time). Hct was effective initially...

  11. Possibility Of Multiple Bad Drug Reactions?
    ... bad reactions to them. I was on Lisinopril 5mg and Norvasc 5mg for about two years. I never felt well, but everything ... and she stopped the Benicar and doubled the dose of Norvasc to 10 mg. Unfortunately, since then, I have been experienci ... awful tension headaches. I have no idea if it's the Norvasc causing this, but my doctor is being very short with...
    ... She is keeping you on Norvasc thru all the changes. Most probably you are having ... a reaction to Norvasc and the addition or subtraction of the other things ... is being overwhelmed by the Norvasc . I recently got off Norvasc because I felt it was ... ago I had to add 12.5 HCTZ to my Lotrel (which is Norvasc plus an ACE inhibitor). Long story, short.... I ... PLUS atenolol (beta blocker, lowest dosage). Off Norvasc all together about a week ago and am feeling better ... blocker replaces the calcium channel blocker which is Norvasc . I found out my doc doesn't like calcium channel ... Anyhow, I had many of the symptoms you were having on Norvasc , just not feeling well even tho BP was OK. Am starting ... good at about 117/77 or so. And one more thing, on Norvasc my pulse was 110 or near that, on the beta blocker ... made a big difference to headaches, etc. Get off Norvasc and see what happens with the other drugs....
    ... and she stopped the Benicar and doubled the dose of Norvasc to 10 mg. Unfortunately, since then, I have been experienci ... awful tension headaches. I have no idea if it's the Norvasc causing this, but my doctor is being very short with ... doctor warned me about headaches being a side effect of Norvasc when he prescribed it for me. What he didn't warn ... hydrochlorothiazide, benicar hct, lisinopril, atenolol, and norvasc on this board under "Bp Side Effects" by Bethsheba...
    ... headaches at all but I got the worst headaches from Norvasc that lasted 2-3 wks after I got off of it. My side...

  12. sudden onset of HBP
    ... sinus problem might be the trigger. She put me on Norvasc as well. I started it Thursday. I felt really bad ... today and called the doctor. She took me off the Norvasc (whew) and put on the Diazide now x 2 a day and said...
    ... due to a complete hysterectomy). ... She put me on Norvasc as well. I started it Thursday. I felt really bad...

  13. Flowergirl re: b/p?
    ... lasted at least 2 wks & maybe 3 wks after stopping norvasc ( & that's a drug that can be stopped suddenly.) ...

  14. Foot ankle and leg swelling
    ... I was on Norvasc 10mg with no side affects. When I got my Rx filled ... plus tiredness. I had none of these symptoms with Norvasc but my insurance company will not pay for Norvasc...
    ... before I started taking the generic. I was taking Norvasc 10mg for two months before the swelling started. ...
    ... You are lucky you had no adverse effects while on Norvasc . Mine had to be discontinued shortly after I was put...
    ... and am doing great, however the doctors put me on norvasc after to control my blood pressure - I am also taking ... xl - which is fine. About 6 weeks after starting norvasc , my ankles started to swell - it is awful - never...
    ... and am doing great, however the doctors put me on norvasc after to control my blood pressure - I am also taking ... xl - which is fine. About 6 weeks after starting norvasc , my ankles started to swell - it is awful - never ... had it before - I tried norvasc for 10 weeks with the same issues. I stoped the meds...

  15. high blood pressure in your 20s?
    ... down to 120/80 only to go up to 140/80, on 5 mg of norvasc right now, try and keep your head up and keep excercising...

  16. How long can cuff anxiety last?
    ... after doing that my bp wen't up, I take 5 mg's of norvasc every day, and my bp has dropped from 120/80 in the...
    ... after doing that my bp wen't up, I take 5 mg's of norvasc every day, and my bp has dropped from 120/80 in the...

  17. Antihypertensive drugs and allergic reactions
    ... of the head & gradually spread over the head. My Norvasc headaches created constant painful spots all over ... several weeks to rid myself of them after stopping Norvasc . From what I've read, getting headaches from HBP...

  18. My blood pressure is making me nuts!
    ... high blood pressure and am currently taking 5mg of Norvasc . Heres the deal, my blood pressure was normal until...

  19. Is anyone taking Caduet
    ... Just wondering about this new medication - norvasc and lipitor in one pill. I take both of these meds...
    ... 3000337]Just wondering about this new medication - norvasc and lipitor in one pill. I take both of these meds...
    ... Norvasc has gone generic as amlodipine beylate and the price...
    ... you choose to take this stuff" - you're referring to Norvasc ? I really don't have any side effects from this med...
    ... words in also. Sounds like you're doing well on Norvasc , and if that's the case, I'm happy for you:) . I ... , too, was on Norvasc , and now am on the generic version. And I too, have...
    ... type of medication. Beth - Along with the 5 mg. of Norvasc , I also take 80 mg. of Micardis plus and 50 mg. of ... usually take my BP meds in the morning. Do you think the Norvasc is keeping you up at night? I started waking up at...
    ... [QUOTE=arlmon18;3004603]Do you think the Norvasc is keeping you up at night? I started waking up at ... Yes, arlmon, I have reason to believe it's the norvasc --for several reasons 1. I'm not menopausal. 2 ... , Sleep problems are listed as a side effect of norvasc 3. If I stop taking the norvasc, I sleep great-...
    ... do you think it makes a difference if you take the Norvasc in the morning? As I mentioned, I was sleeping poorly...
    ... again and peak plasma concentrations in the blood for Norvasc occur 6-12 hours after taking an oral dose. I have ... been taking my amlodepine (generic norvasc ) between 6 and 8 at night and I wake up about midnight...
    ... next month when I go. I started off on 2.5 mg. of Norvasc , but my BP was doing well, so the cardio upped it...

  20. Lenin, Cozaar HCTZ Question
    ... the drug companies to prescribe pricey drugs like Norvasc and Lotrel, the bevy of patented ARB's, and now, CADUET...

  21. vitamins affecting absorption of BP medication
    ... absorption of my BP pills 30 mg of prinivil and 5 mg of norvasc . ...
    ... knew this may be a problem. I take accupril 20mg, norvasc 10mg and atenolol 50mg. Supplements; 400mg CoQ10...
    ... I'm on norvasc and the med sheet says you should report any vitamins...

  22. Do CCBs cause heart attacks?
    ... integrity: Tell him, "YES you'll try ANY CCB except for NORVASC ." If he seems to lose interest in the subject entirely ... hinting at calcium channel blockers. (I had tried Norvasc for a month from my cardiologist and KNEW that I hated ... YES nifedipine is the worst of the worst. And alas, NORVASC was the most widely prescribed antihypertensive and...
    ... circumstances and are not necessarily diuretics! NORVASC was the most widely prescribed antihypertensive and ... increased blood pressure, and suicidal ideations--- norvasc ( with side effects of facial flushing and 1-2 nocturnal...
    ... and will look into it for several reasons... 1. Norvasc may have gone generic but it is not cheap--- 2. ... Although I can function with the side effects of Norvasc , it does effect my sleep (I know because my sleep...
    ... and will look into it for several reasons... 1. Norvasc may have gone generic but it is not cheap--- 2. ... Although I can function with the side effects of Norvasc , it does effect my sleep (I know because my sleep...
    ... are the first line of defense against hypertension. Norvasc may be the number one seller, and it is, but doctors...
    ... very bad side effects except CCBs. I started with Norvasc 5 mg but it didn't lower my blood pressure, also it...
    ... list the side efffects of the other as well: For Norvasc : an allergic reaction (difficulty breathing; closing ... reasonable cost. For me Lasix passes these tests and Norvasc falls flat on its face as do the ARB's, and ACEI's ... sure MANY doctors take a BP reading and prescribe NORVASC if the reading is high. In the waiting room, there ... are several boxes of tissues with NORVASC printed beautifully on all 6sides, all the pens and ... referral pads in the office say NORVASC , there is a magazine holder with NORVASC printed on ... the top, a clock that says NORVASC, NORVASC calendars (two??)and Norvasc brochure piles all over ... the place...even lovely Norvasc picture frame. I was surprised that each sheet of ... TOILET PAPER didn't say NORVASC on it. Yes there is almost ALWAYS a beautiful Norvasc ... peddle samples, but they WILL ! (I once mentioned the " Norvasc waiting room" to my doctor...oh, did I get a dirty ... rather than medical ethics and Pfizer's PUSHING of Norvasc is at the top of my list...and Lipitor is right up...
    ... drugs to try next. Am currently on a generic form of norvasc , with "minor" side effects, but I can't help but think...
    ... Thanks for asking about me and my father :). I tried Norvasc and it didn't had any effect on my blood pressure...
    ... list the side efffects of the other as well: For Norvasc : I agree that, in order to be fair and balanced ... Clots is acceptable, for me it isn't. ... and Norvasc falls flat on its face as do the ARB's, and ACEI's...
    ... updated on what's going on in your lives. I tried Norvasc and it didn't had any effect on my blood pressure...
    ... med...will do some research in the meantime. The norvasc is ok, but I like sleeping at night and I can't do...

  23. Meds advice or feedback?
    ... I take; 50mg atenolol 20mg accupril 10mg norvasc (recently increased from 5mg after problems with surges ... and/or lower dosages, not increase as we did with norvasc . Thanks!...
    ... I've been on atenolol and norvasc but I'm going to let others address your drug concerns...
    ... jeeps, Replace either atenolol or Norvasc or better yet BOTH with a diuretic and see if that ... occasionally and read something other than Pfizer ( Norvasc 's pusher) brochures. energy is low from time...
    ... working on the rest!! Atenonol constricts, but Norvasc dilates......so is the tingling/burning/cold feet...

  24. Hbp
    ... this helps. I recently changed medications was taking norvasc and hyzaar and am now taking cozaar and metropril...

  25. Question re: Atenolol - for Beth
    ... can be absolutely terrifying. As for me, I'm on Norvasc now with livable side effects (aside from my face...
    ... effects were temporary. I do not feel great as the norvasc interfers with my sleep...but, at least I can function ... wake up at 12:15 in the am (as is my habit since on norvasc ) to see if there's a correlation between my nocturnal...
    ... I awoke at 3:01 this am, as is my practice since Norvasc , and checked my bp---130/79, :)!! What a relief!...

  26. golden flaxseed
    ... lower my BP medicaine (25 ml of prinival and 5 of norvasc . My blood pressure -when I last took it was 106/64...
    ... lower my BP medicaine (25 ml of prinival and 5 of norvasc . My blood pressure -when I last took it was 106/64...

  27. blood pressure in doctor's office
    ... am currently taking 30 mg of prinivil and 5 mg of norvasc . At home my blood pressure is 110/70 sometimes as...
    ... along with my BP pills. I take 30 mg prinival and 5 mg norvasc . The highest my BP goes is 123/76. Had no clue that...

  28. Valsartan (Diovan) for Blood Pressure
    ... Does anything help with the headache? When I got the Norvasc headaches it was so painful & nothing helped. I rarely...
    ... Does anything help with the headache? When I got the Norvasc headaches it was so painful & nothing helped. I rarely...

  29. Test it out Hey people I'm getting off My meds for a week
    ... These are my meds for 3 months 1. Aspir-low 81 2. Norvasc 5mg 3. Lisinopril-HCTZ20-25mg Since then I started...
    ... People I need to use these meds 1. Aspir-low 81 2. Norvasc 5mg 3. Lisinopril-HCTZ20-25mg But I found out that ... Norvasc is the one that making me lightheaded Because I stop ... another drug that don't make my light headed like Norvasc or another herb...
    ... A rebound HBP? I know it is usually okay to stop Norvasc suddenly but not sure whether it is okay to stop Lisinpril...
    ... calcium channel blocker family and thus replacing the Norvasc with diltiazem or verapamil(in that order.) Both are ... far cheaper than Norvasc and both are better, so it can be a good change all ... Since Pfizer FINALLY lost it's last appeal to keep Norvasc the only brand name version, it will soon be replaced ... inducements" from Pfizer will dry up. Doctors: "Oh Norvasc , no we don't think much of it anymore...it never WAS...
    ... but I have to wait until June to see the new doctor Norvasc is the one that making me lightheaded but I can still...

  30. Hctz....can you just stop cold turkey?
    ... controlling the bp. Without it, I also take Lotrel ( Norvasc and a calcium channel blocker), my blood pressure...

  31. heart pounds at night when I lay down???
    ... diagnosis. I got head pains in certain spots from Norvasc (Cal. Chan blocker) but I don't remember having pulsations...

  32. lotrel 10/20
    ... this a common side effect. His MD switched him from Norvasc because of swelling. I believe the swelling is worse...
    ... I take Lotrel (it is Norvasc with a calcium channel blocker, so he's still taking ... Norvasc ) and it does not have any diuretic in it. Often people...

  33. BP & Symptoms
    ... point out that I experience occasional flushing on Norvasc (it's listed as a side effect on the drug sheet so ... medication? Oh, and headaches are also a side effect of Norvasc (and some other bp meds) so I would also question...

  34. How accurate are your blood pressure readings?
    ... out. Or it may be that after lowering my dose of norvasc , the pressures have finally settled down. But I...
    ... experience some flushing, flatulance, and ankle "pain" on Norvasc but at least my head is clear). It is easy now to...

  35. Vision and high blood pressure
    ... toss something in. For a month I tried atenolol + Norvasc . The Norvasc made me jumpy and the atenolol made me...

  36. Hi people it me again I mess up this yestoday
    ... these are the meds I'm taken 1. Aspir-low 81 2. Norvasc 2.5mg 3. Lisinopril-HCTZ20-25mg I been working...

  37. Side Effects from BP Medication/Panic Attacks
    ... Lopressor and Toprol Calcium Channel Blockers - Norvasc , Cardizem, Calan, and Calan SR Ace Inhibitor - Vasotec ... blockers were bad dizzy spells. Doctor switched me to Norvasc and for 3 months it work but then it started speeding...

  38. Hi, I'm new here
    ... 800mg/day, Felodipine(Renedil) 10mg -used to take Norvasc but was switched to Renedil.) I will ask the pharmacist...

  39. Tekturna
    ... ochlorothiazide, benicar/hct, lisinopril, atenolol, and now Norvasc ) not that anyone wanted to know, groan. Confusion...
    ... bp meds for about 16 yrs. been on accupril,hyzaar, norvasc , dynacirc, diovan, and now, for a few years been on...

  40. Need advice, please
    ... been on accupril..hyzaar....diovan....dynacirc.... norvasc .....and forget about statins. i just refuse to take...
    ... round--hct, lisinopril, benicar/hct, atenolol, and norvasc (and for the most part, minimum doses of these drugs...

  41. Effective BP Meds
    ... He said he will prescribe another medicine for me, Norvasc . I know there are a lot of medicines for blood pressure...
    ... one again. Should I add a diuretic instead of the Norvasc ? Thanks....
    ... COLOR="Red"]removed] I actually take Lotrel (which is Norvasc and a calcium channel blocker) and had good results ... down. Many people I know have had good results with Norvasc , but all the meds are very particular to each person...

  42. Diuretics and Back Pain
    ... costs more money. Have you had any experience with norvasc ? It's my 5th med (and given the side effects I've...
    ... medical industry. Have you had any experience with norvasc ? It's my 5th med (and given the side effects I've ... 20 years. I really don't have much experience with Norvasc . But, with Verapamil, I can't consume too much calcium...
    ... Hi Beth, I took Norvasc . It is supposed to be especially good for high systolic ... I was taking two other b/p meds so I had to stop Norvasc when I couldn't get a hold of my Dr. on the weekend...
    ... VERY helpful...I will need to address this on the Norvasc thread...can you go there? Bethsheba...

  43. Norvasc dosage
    ... question for you...as you may remember, I started taking Norvasc about 6 weeks ago. You warned me, and yes, last week ... thanks to you. My question is...when you were on Norvasc , did you try a reduced dose? If so, did it help? ... sleeping was getting bad again. I stopped taking Norvasc 3 days ago, my dreams have returned and my pressures...
    ... Durectics and Back Pain but since we're "talking" about Norvasc I thought it best to "move" here. Really appreciate ... machine...never occured to me that it would be the norvasc . I did go back on the med but am taking it at night...
    ... can relate to your problem. I started on 5mg. of Norvasc last year but immediately started feeling anxious ... started to have high readings; thus, the addition of Norvasc . My doctor said that it doesn't matter if I don't ... would never want to take that combination pill of Norvasc and another drug (I think the other drug is a statin...
    ... anything like that before). Even though I only took Norvasc a few days, I got the full force of the drug except...
    ... I was beginning to think I was the only one taking Norvasc and after rereading the multitude of side effects...
    ... Beth, On Norvasc , I was Rx'd for 10 mg. which I took for a couple...
    ... well for me. That is, after adding the half-pill of Norvasc . However, if you are not being helped by the Norvasc...
    ... obvious swelling. I think I will try a reduced dose of norvasc for the next week and then call my doctor. Oh, I...
    ... back to me on this thread. After I went off the norvasc , my bp went down to the normal (healthy) range but ... to go up again after several days. I went back on norvasc at the "intro" level and I seem to be doing fine now...
    ... Beth, I just read about what the norvasc was doing to you and Lenin. I also was on this medication ... the same side effects as the two of you! I am off norvasc now and my heartburn is gone, and I am not a "grouchy ... before. I would have never thought it could be from the Norvasc . I am now taking Cardizem (On the label it also...
    ... of atenolol, 80 mg. of Micardis Plus and 5 mg. of Norvasc . My doctor started me on 2.5 mg. of Norvasc and that ... med. I was just reading, that if a doctor is adding norvasc to other BP meds, the starting dose is 2.5 mg. To...
    ... down...but that's only my perception. As far as Norvasc goes, I'm still on a smaller dose with a few side...
    ... For those of you currently on norvasc , I've got some "updates" for you... 1. As of this ... to my attention that grapefruit can interact with norvasc to make the side effects worse, and these effects...
    ... 1. Aspir-low 81 2. Norvasc 5mg (i think this make me lightheaded) but my doc ... diet meds=money for doctors Do not take Amlodipine ( Norvasc ) with any of the following:; alfuzosin Amlodipine...
    ... mention of the grapefruit juice interaction on my Norvasc info sheet, either. An interesting tidbit from my...
    ... mention of the grapefruit juice interaction on my Norvasc info sheet, either. An interesting tidbit from my ... dietary sources? I wish I knew. Or maybe I don't! :) Norvasc 5mg does make people lightheaded but it work great...
    ... Norvasc 5mg does make people lightheaded but it work great ... effectiveness. Who knows, maybe I should switch back to Norvasc . I did not have some of my problems back then. ...
    ... for your info it help a lot today I'm only trying Norvasc 5mg and Aspir-low 81 see how that work. If It still...
    ... I'm on Caduet-5 mg. Norvasc and 20 mg. Lipitor. It works for me and you only...
    ... is the pits. Bethsheba Just an update on the Norvasc /amlodipine...3 months ago, after many nights of waking ... at 3 am, I decided to "forget" my evening dose of Norvasc . I slept through the night without waking that night ... without being on meds than I did when I was taking Norvasc . I am currently borderling hypertension so I do have ... my work cut out for me... Shortly after going on Norvasc , my primary care physician told me that I would always...

  44. Benicar HCT
    ... I was on benicar, toprol and norvasc . I was weaned off the toprol, but not the benicar ... or the norvasc . HOWEVER, always tell the doctor first. It doensn...

  45. High BP while taking magnesium and lisinopril
    ... taking lisinopril for 4 months )... I use to take norvasc , good med but expensive. Thanks, Steve...

  46. 178/118
    ... Micardis Plus (has a diuretic in it) and 5 mg. of Norvasc . Sometimes I wonder if even though I've been taking...
    ... at a good level at that point, so he added 5 mg. of Norvasc . I am so sick of pills, but I know that they do keep...
    ... 144/77 today.) I was on benecar and toprol and norvasc at the same time! I was dehydrated and my potasium...
    ... very effective for me. I take lotrell 10/20 (which is Norvasc and lotrell) and 16 mg atacand hct(atacand and 12...

  47. Today my bp was 100/70 and I had a panic attack
    ... you for asking. I hope you are well. I'm taking norvasc now and my concentration is better but not perfect...
    ... you for asking. I hope you are well. I'm taking norvasc now and my concentration is better but not perfect...

  48. Sleeping Rapid Pulse
    ... being taken now is cardizem and a generic name = norvasc , minimal dosages.Problem existed prior to these meds...

  49. Bp Med Side Effects
    ... I run on here..but the rx i'm on now is 5 mg of Norvasc . The first week I was on it, I experienced pain and...
    ... coreg, atenolol, lisinopril, HCTZ, chlonidine and Norvasc for my hypertension"...and it seems to happen more ... Sometimes, BLOODLETTING seems less innocuous. Norvasc : it had me speeding round like a chicken without a ... for amphetamines :) for a year or so. A month of Norvasc was all I could BEAR...and it stunk for regulating...
    ... bethsheba fyi..since I've been off the benecar, norvasc and toprol, my eyes haven't been as bad at all......
    ... 2904722]bethsheba fyi..since I've been off the benecar, norvasc and toprol, my eyes haven't been as bad at all... ... haven't experienced vision problems since being on norvasc ...I went through 4 drugs before this and unfortunately...

  50. Toprol And Side Effects?
    ... to take Toprol, along with Benicar hct, along with Norvasc ! I had the same bad effects from it (and more). ...

  51. Temporary High BP Despite Medication?
    ... it (120/80). She is on 15 mg of Altace and 5 mg of Norvasc daily. For about a year everything was fine. Today...

  52. How long do the effects of a med last after stopping?
    ... with only the CCB drug class to try and I started wih Norvasc 5mg. I had no side effects but also no lowering effects...

  53. Switched from toprol xl to Coreg
    ... take awhile before you find one that works. I'm on Norvasc now but am very aware that side effects can kick in...

  54. Blood pressure meds
    ... to 275/150... I was on toprol (100 mg) benicar and norvasc . I gradually got off the toprol. I stopped the norvasc...

  55. Low dose beta-blockers
    ... Atenolol, 80 mg. micardis plus and 1/2 of a 5 mg. of Norvasc . Madfit mentioned taking atenolol at night - does...
    ... take the Atenenol at night. I also take half of my Norvasc and Lisinopril meds at night. I take the other half ... of Norvasc and Lisinopril in the morning, per doctor's instructions...
    ... were constantly swelling up, I blamed this on the Norvasc I was taking. Beta blockers slow your heart rate so...
    ... definetly couldn't work (I'm self supporting). I'm now on Norvasc and thus far doing ok. I have been advised by my...

  56. very high blood pressure
    ... had high blood pressure for years. I take atenolol, norvasc and clonidine. I have tried lots of meds before. The...
    ... they got me on the right meds. I take lisinopril, norvasc , atenenol and 12.5 mg HTZC dieuretic. They are all...

  57. Need a little more advise on micardis
    ... your med have a diuretic ? I also take atenolol and norvasc , and I don't feel all that great either. I've been...

  58. Lotrel
    ... months with good results the main ingredient for me is norvasc which I have been taking for about 12 years. I have...

  59. Needing a decongestant
    ... blood pressure is under control. I am on dyazide and Norvasc for the high BP. For the allergy problems that...

  60. Anyone taking Felodipine?
    ... side effects should be very similar to amlodipine ( Norvasc ) which I DID take. The amlodipine made me very "speedy...

  61. Alternate for Norvasc
    ... My doctor has started on Avapro 300 MG instead of Norvasc and I am also taking 12.5 Mg of HCTZ. I have excellent ... BP control with Norvasc except for really bad constipation. With Avapro the...

  62. Itchy skin and BP meds???
    ... and try something else...Benicar HCT, also taking Norvasc . For the last few months, the itchyness has really...
    ... try alternately stopping the Benicar and then the Norvasc to try to isolate if either is causing your itchiness...

  63. Lisinopril and this annoying, unrelenting cough
    ... scary - about a week off Altace (got switched to Norvasc ) and it was gone - the cough and the closed-throat...
    ... told me to get off the lisinopril. She put me on Norvasc . I don't have prescription drug coverage, so I pay...
    ... lisinopril, it all went away. Finally after trying Norvasc (ugh) and having swelling to ankles, I was started...
    ... Finally after trying Norvasc (ugh) and having swelling to ankles, I was started...

  64. Difference in Aceon and Capoten
    ... I have taken 5mg of Norvasc a day for 8 years. I have been studying the Ace inhibitor ... cominations with Norvasc . Would Capoten work with Norvasc about the same as ... Aceon with Norvasc ? Thanks...

  65. Started New BP Med and have Questions?????
    ... atenolol and Micardis Plus along with 1/2 of a 5 mg. Norvasc . My cardio just upped the norvasc to the whole pill ... any ankle swelling. Lenin, do you really think the Norvasc made you feel nervous? Personally, I'm sick of all...
    ... that for fancy footwork?:blob_fire arlmon, The Norvasc for me was like taking amphetamines...I was running...
    ... for the first time in months. I'm going to give the Norvasc a try, she also has me on 10 mg. of Lisinopril (sp...

  66. Blood pressure won't stay down?
    ... and my blood pressure has gone out of control twice. Norvasc was increased to highest dose and I had a kind of...

  67. Stoppng Lotrel
    ... much worse. A week later I saw the Doc and went on Norvasc . The terrible cough seems like a dream and my feet...

  68. Wierd dreams every night?
    ... daily should need arise. I have taken Amlodipine ( Norvasc ) in the past. 5 mg is a medium dose, it can be increased...

  69. BP meds and anxiety....help
    ... to the BP meds (Diovan). My Dr then switched me to Norvasc . Funny thing is that the two days between switching ... drugs, I felt great. Now after a week on Norvasc , I'm having the anxiety feelings again, and my BP...

  70. Lower Blood Pressue in one week!
    ... wassss uppppp lol lol lol lol 1. Aspir-low 81 2. Norvasc 5mg( I think this need to be lower like 2.5 like I...
    ... wassss uppppp lol lol lol lol 1. Aspir-low 81 2. Norvasc 5mg( I think this need to be lower like 2.5 like I...
    ... high at the doctor vist 159/100 1. Aspir-low 81 2. Norvasc 5mg( I think this need to be lower like 2.5 like I...
    ... high at the doctor vist 159/100 1. Aspir-low 81 2. Norvasc 5mg( I think this need to be lower like 2.5 like I...
    ... when you were driving!) I am now on only 5 mg of Norvasc and doing ok...now that I am off of grapefruit (which ... not to say that your problems are not caused by the Norvasc . But since I've been on both drugs, at different...
    ... should I take Hawthorne Berry 1. Aspir-low 81 2. Norvasc 5mg( I think this need to be lower like 2.5 like I...
    ... should I take Hawthorne Berry 1. Aspir-low 81 2. Norvasc 5mg( I think this need to be lower like 2.5 like I...

  71. Diovan no longer working
    ... last options I had was to try CCBs. I started with Norvasc and it was not effective at all then I started Diltiazem ... except CCBs) then I think you should try CCBs Like Norvasc or Diltiazem. I'm really sad or you because I was...
    ... also was, and still am taking Lisinopril, atenenol, norvasc , and HCTZ. I take small doses. But what might ... me drowsie, as well as half doses of Lisinopril and norvasc at bedtime. The other half doses of Lisinopril and ... norvasc in the morning. This does not cause any fatigue or...
    ... increased to 180mgm without effect. it wasn't til both Norvasc and hctz were added that i got the "magic bullet" ... combo is usually far more effectve. I just had my norvasc increased but it appears they will all have to be ... fatigue as i get enough from fibro Have you tried Norvasc ? Re hctz it is usually choice drug becase of fewer...

  72. Joint and Muscular pain with Norvasc
    ... I have been on Norvasc for a number of years, and it seemed to be working ... the switch to Dynacirc, I decided to go back to my Norvasc . Within about 6-8 hours my joint and muscle pain ... Figured the BP was due to switching back to the Norvasc . Continued with Norvasc, but soon the joint pain ... any better in the next two days, I will restart the Norvasc at 5 mg, or 1/2 of the original 10 mg dose I was taking ... a day. Since I didn't have any pain while taking Norvasc before the change to Dynacirc, it looks like the switch ... experience with their BP meds, especially with the Norvasc and Dynacirc?...
    ... I have tried a few other BP meds and Norvasc is the only one that seems side effect free. My BP ... with Norvasc runs around 157/79 and this is good for me....
    ... without. That's why I'm going to continue with the Norvasc if my BP doesn't stabilize in the next two days. ... My blood pressure while taking Norvasc , 10 mg/day, without any exercise was running around...
    ... vertebra, I'd be changing meds every week. I took Norvasc for a month and truly HATED it but not for joint paints ... made me very nervous and wired. Since you took Norvasc for a long time without joint pains and switched to ... Dynacirc and GOT pain but the switched back to Norvasc and ALSO got pain, I think the Norvasc/pain connection...
    ... thing that had changed for me. "Since you took Norvasc for a long time without joint pains and switched to ... Dynacirc and GOT pain but the switched back to Norvasc and ALSO got pain, I think the Norvasc/pain connection...
    ... Hi, I am a 59 year old female, and have taken Norvasc for that past 4 years, with no bad side effects. ...

  73. Need Some Advice About BP medications
    ... if the Lotrel is a good medication. I have heard of Norvasc ? What is the difference in that and Lotrel? On...
    ... Hi, Lotrel contains Norvasc and an ACEI drug. 174/110 still very high, you asked...

  74. Lenin, ARB's, etc.
    ... board. Since Friday, I have been taking 1.25 mg. Norvasc , from an extra supply my mother has. It has lowered...

  75. Question re: CCBs & beta blockers
    ... Sonia, I HATED amlodipine ( Norvasc .) It made me feel wired and caused my ankles to swell...
    ... the CCB drug being pushed the hardest these days is Norvasc (amlodipine.) I wonder what it's long term expectations...


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