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amlodipine

noun am·lo·di·pine \ am-ˈlō-də-ˌpēn \

medical Definition of amlodipine

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

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