- Are Norvasc and Procardia the Same Thing?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of Norvasc?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of Procardia?
- What is Norvasc?
- What is Procardia?
- What Drugs Interact with Norvasc?
- What Drugs Interact with Procardia?
- How Should Norvasc Be Taken?
- How Should Procardia Be Taken?
Are Norvasc and Procardia the Same Thing?
Norvasc (amlodipine) and Procardia (nifedipine) are calcium channel blockers (CCBs) prescribed for the prevention and treatment of heart pain or chest pain from angina, and for the treatment of high blood pressure (hypertension).
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 Procardia?
Common side effects of Procardia include:
- swelling ankles/feet,
- joint pain,
- leg cramps,
- tired feeling,
- stomach pain,
- sleep problems (insomnia),
- rash or itching,
- urinating more than usual, or q
- flushing (warmth/redness/tingly feeling under your skin).
Tell your doctor if you experience unlikely but serious side effects of Procardia including:
- fast/irregular/pounding heartbeat, or
What is Norvasc?
What is Procardia?
What Drugs Interact With Norvasc?
Norvasc may interact with other blood pressure medications.
What Drugs Interact With Procardia?
Procardia may interact with other heart or blood pressure medications, ketoconazole, or itraconazole.
How Should Norvasc Be Taken?
How Should Procardia Be Taken?
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