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amlodipine

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noun am·lo·di·pine \am-ˈlō-də-ˌpēn\

Medical Definition of amlodipine

  1. :  a calcium channel blocker administered in the form of its besylate C20H25ClN2O5·C6H5SO3H in the treatment of hypertension and angina pectoris Trademarks for preparations containing amlodipine include Azor, Caduet, Exforge, Lotrel, Norvasc, and Tribenzor.




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