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Does Norvasc cause itching?

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Posted on Tue, 17 Apr 2018 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: Does norvasc cause itching?
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Answered by Dr. Michelle Gibson James 43 minutes later
Brief Answer:
it is a rare but possible side effect

Detailed Answer:
HI, thanks for using healthcare magic

Itching/pruritis (how it would be written in side effect profile) can occur in 1 to 2 % (1 or 2 persons out of 100) of persons who use this medication.

This means that it is a possible side effect though it does not occur commonly

It would be best to speak to your doctor about this possibility.

I hope this helps, feel free to ask any other questions
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