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Amlodipine: Oral tablet

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  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions

Available Strengths
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: 93  |  83
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Breckenridge Inc
Pill Identification: 209 
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
PD-Rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: 209 
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Unichem Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc
Pill Identification: U  |  243
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC
Pill Identification: M  |  A8
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Legacy Pharmaceutical Packaging, LLC
Pill Identification: IG  |  238
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Legacy Pharmaceutical Packaging, LLC
Pill Identification: IG  |  239
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Unichem Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc
Pill Identification: U  |  241
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Exelan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: IG  |  239
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical Corp, a subsidiary of Hikma
Pill Identification: 54 233 
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical Corp, a subsidiary of Hikma
Pill Identification: 54 233 
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC
Pill Identification: M  |  A9
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Exelan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: IG  |  238
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Legacy Pharmaceutical Packaging, LLC
Pill Identification: IG  |  239
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Unichem Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc
Pill Identification: U  |  242
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC
Pill Identification: M  |  A10
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: 93  |  7168
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: IG  |  237
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Cipla USA, Inc
Pill Identification: C  |  128
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: IG  |  239
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
PD-Rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: C  |  126
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Cipla USA, Inc
Pill Identification: C  |  126
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Greenstone Ltd
Pill Identification: G 1520  |  2.5
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Par Pharmaceuticals, an Endo Company
Pill Identification: V  |  2109
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Greenstone Ltd
Pill Identification: G1530  |  5
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Ascend Laboratories, LLC a Subsidiary of Alkem Laboratories Ltd
Pill Identification: 209 
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Cipla USA, Inc
Pill Identification: IG  |  239
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Cipla USA, Inc
Pill Identification: IG  |  238
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Cipla USA, Inc
Pill Identification: IG  |  237
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical Corp, a subsidiary of Hikma
Pill Identification: 54 771 
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Ascend Laboratories, LLC a Subsidiary of Alkem Laboratories Ltd
Pill Identification: 211 
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Par Pharmaceuticals, an Endo Company
Pill Identification: V  |  2108
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Ascend Laboratories, LLC a Subsidiary of Alkem Laboratories Ltd
Pill Identification: 210 
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical Corp, a subsidiary of Hikma
Pill Identification: 54 771 
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Apotex Corp
Pill Identification: APO  |  AML 2.5
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
International Laboratories LLC for Kroger
Pill Identification: IG  |  239
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
International Laboratories LLC for Kroger
Pill Identification: 209 
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
International Laboratories LLC for Kroger
Pill Identification: LU  |  H12
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Camber Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: IG  |  238
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Camber Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: IG  |  237
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Zydus Pharmaceuticals (USA) Inc
Pill Identification: Z 5 
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Greenstone Ltd
Pill Identification: G 1540  |  10
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Zydus Pharmaceuticals (USA) Inc
Pill Identification: Z 3 
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Par Pharmaceuticals, an Endo Company
Pill Identification: V  |  2110
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: IG  |  237
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: IG  |  239
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Zydus Pharmaceuticals (USA) Inc
Pill Identification: Z  |  7
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
PD-Rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: G 1540  |  10
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc, a Harvard Drug Group Company
Pill Identification: Z  |  7
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc, a Harvard Drug Group Company
Pill Identification: Z 3 
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc, a Harvard Drug Group Company
Pill Identification: Z 5 
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Legacy Pharmaceutical Packaging, LLC
Pill Identification: IG  |  238
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
McKesson Packaging
Pill Identification: Z 5 
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: IG  |  238
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
PD-Rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: 210 
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Exelan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: IG  |  237
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: 93  |  7167
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
PD-Rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: G 1520  |  2.5
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Camber Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: IG  |  239
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Blu Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: IG  |  238
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: LU  |  H12
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Blu Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: IG  |  239
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Blu Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: IG  |  237
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
New Horizon Rx Group, LLC
Pill Identification: IG,IP 8  |  239
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Amlodipine 10mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Pill Identification: M  |  A10
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Amlodipine 5mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Pill Identification: M  |  A9
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Amlodipine 2.5mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Pill Identification: M  |  A8
How This Drug Works
Calcium Channel Blocker
Calcium channel blockers slow the movement of calcium between cells to help the body improve blood flow and control heart rhythm.
Calcium channel blockers slow the movement of calcium between cells. This helps the body improve blood flow and control heart rhythm. Calcium helps the heart to pump and blood vessels change size. However, too much calcium can cause the heart to beat out of rhythm and make blood vessels narrower. As blood vessels narrow, less blood travels to the heart and it receives less oxygen. This causes the heart to pump harder to get the oxygen it needs. By getting in calciumâ¬"s way and slowing calcium flow between cells, calcium channel blockers restore normal heartbeat as well as normal blood and oxygen flow throughout the body.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Amlodipine: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

AMLODIPINE (am LOE di peen) is a calcium-channel blocker. It affects the amount of calcium found in your heart and muscle cells. This relaxes your blood vessels, which can reduce the amount of work the heart has to do. This medicine is used to lower high blood pressure. It is also used to prevent chest pain.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Norvasc: Oral tablet

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Amlodipine: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
52.43%
47.57%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.56%
4.0%
32.36%
63.08%
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