Norvasc acts as an anti-angina and anti-hypertension remedy. Norvasc operates by reducing blood pressure and regulating chest pain through blood provision to the heart. You can take Norvasc in combination with other anti-hypertension preparations.
Norvasc is calcium channel blocker.
Generic name of Norvasc is Amlodipine.
Brand name of Norvasc is Norvasc.
Norvasc is available in:
- 2.5mg Min Dosage
- 5mg Low Dosage
- 10mg Standard Dosage
You should take it by mouth.
It is better to take Norvasc once a day at the same time.
Children of 6-17 years:
Starting dosage is 2.5-5 mg.
Starting dosage is 5-10 mg.
Elderly people, people with hepatic:
Starting dosage is 2.5 mg.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Norvasc suddenly.
Missing a dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Norvasc and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately. Symptoms of Norvasc overdosage: fainting, dizziness, rapid heartbeat.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F) away from moisture, light and heat. Keep container tightly closed. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children in a container that small children cannot open.