- Are Norvasc and Bystolic the Same Thing?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of Norvasc?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of Bystolic?
- What is Norvasc?
- What is Bystolic?
- What Drugs Interact with Norvasc?
- What Drugs Interact with Bystolic?
- How Should Norvasc Be Taken?
- How Should Bystolic Be Taken?
Are Norvasc and Bystolic the Same Thing?
Norvasc and Bystolic belong to different drug classes. Norvasc is a calcium channel blocker (CCB) and Bystolic is a beta-blocker.
What Are Possible Side Effects of Norvasc?
Common side effects of Norvasc include:
- swelling (edema) of the ankles or feet,
- tired feeling,
- abdominal or stomach pain, or
- flushing (warmth, redness, or tingly feeling).
What Are Possible Side Effects of Bystolic?
Common side effects of Bystolic include:
- slow heartbeat,
- stomach pain,
- sleep problems (insomnia),
- numbness or a cold feeling in your hands and feet,
- shortness of breath,
- rash, or
- fluid retention in the legs.
What is Norvasc?
What is Bystolic?
Bystolic (nebivolol) is a beta-blocker indicated for the treatment of high blood pressure (hypertension).
What Drugs Interact With Norvasc?
Norvasc may interact with other blood pressure medications.
What Drugs Interact With Bystolic?
Bystolic may interact with other heart or blood pressure medications.
Bystolic may also interact with cimetidine, clonidine, digitalis, isoniazid, methimazole, reserpine, ropinirole, ticlopidine, other beta-blockers, antibiotics, antidepressants, anti-malaria medications, heart rhythm medicines, HIV or AIDS medicines, and medicines to treat psychiatric disorders.
How Should Norvasc Be Taken?
How Should Bystolic Be Taken?
The dose of Bystolic is individualized to the needs of the patient. For most patients, the recommended starting dose of Bystolic is 5 mg once daily, with or without food, as monotherapy or in combination with other agents.
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