Plendil

What is Plendil?

Felodipine is a calcium channel blocker (calcium antagonist), a drug used to control hypertension (high blood pressure). It is marketed under the brand name Plendil by AstraZeneca and Renedil by Sanofi-Aventis. The formulation patent for the substance expired in 2007.

AstraZeneca dropped Plendil from its support and AZ&Me free Rx access program in October 2008.

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I am 75 yrs old.I am presently taking 95mg Metroprolol CR at night & 2.5mg Plendil ER in the morning for B P.
If I work outdoors in the heat of...

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The need to adjust the medication would depend to the level to which the blood pressure drops and any...

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For the last 2 days I ve been having nosebleeds about 3 each day. I get them to stop after a few minutes by using cold kleenexs. I m taking mg...

doctor1 MD

HI.
The commonest reason of nose-bleeds at your age with the history you provided is hypertension, loosening support of the blood vessels with age....

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For the last 2 days I ve been having nosebleeds about 3 each day. I get them to stop after a few minutes by using cold kleenexs. I m taking mg...

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I am 75 yrs old.I am presently taking 95mg Metroprolol CR at night & 2.5mg Plendil ER in the morning for B P.
If I work outdoors in the heat of...

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