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Can Valsartan and Amlodipine be taken together?

Hi, My doctor prescribed AmLODIPine Tab 2.5 MG. I am currently taking V alsartan 320/25 for my blood presure. I got my medicine thru the mail today and dont know if i should take my regular medicine, valsartan with this new pill... My blood pressure usually runs frim 125 to 145 over 80 to 84. depending if im at the doctors office. I read the precautions and they actually scare me in regards to the amlodipine...

Mon, 30 Apr 2018
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Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service.
I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

If your doctor has prescribed you Amlodipine drug, then it can be taken safely with Valsartan drug. No need to worry unless you experience any adverse signs.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

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Dr. Muhammad Adnan Iqbal
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Can Valsartan and Amlodipine be taken together?

Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice. If your doctor has prescribed you Amlodipine drug, then it can be taken safely with Valsartan drug. No need to worry unless you experience any adverse signs. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Muhammad Adnan Iqbal