Felodipine

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Here is the some steps to help you to save money on Felodipine purchase.


Read drug prescription

infoIt is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Felodipine before taking it.

Felodipine

What is Felodipine

PLENDIL
(felodipine)
EXTENDED-RELEASE TABLETS
PLENDIL (felodipine) is a calcium antagonist (calcium channel blocker).
PLENDIL is indicated for the treatment of hypertension.
PLENDIL may be used alone or concomitantly with other antihypertensive agents.
Felodipine is a Calcium Channel Blocker usually used to treat blood pressure. Some of the most prescribed drugs in this class include: Norvasc.
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Compare prices at online shops

infoPrices of the drug can vary in different shops. There will be a variation in price from pharmacy to an online shop. Most online shops will have a little lower price when compared to pharmacy stores, so you need to cross check before buying. Just go to a nearest pharmacy store and check for prices before you decide on buying. You should also be checking and comparing prices among various online stores and should be choosing the affordable and best store. The prices also vary based on brands, and you should note few stores sell specific brands, and you should learn to compare prices of same brand in different stores. Below are the prices of Felodipine medicine in some well-known online stores.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
5 mg28 modified-release$31.66Canada, UK
2 .5mg100 $59.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
10 mg112 $99.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
10 mg112 $95.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
5 mg112 $75.00Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
2 .5mger30 $42.10USA
10 mg84 x24hour$54.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
2 .5mg84 $39.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
10 mg112 $71.90Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA


Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

infoGeneric drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
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References

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  2. "Felodipine". https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compoun... (accessed July 18, 2018).
  3. "Felodipine". http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB01023 (accessed July 18, 2018).
  4. "Vasodilator agents". https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/680146... (accessed July 18, 2018).
  5. "Felodipine: link to the compound information in wikipedia.". https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felodipine (accessed July 18, 2018).
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Felodipine - Frequently asked Questions

Can Felodipine be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?

In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.

It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

Can Felodipine be taken or consumed while pregnant?

Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.

Can Felodipine be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?

Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.

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Reviews

Following the study conducted by wDrugs.com on Felodipine, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Felodipine. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.

Patient reports

One patient reported useful

How active was the Felodipine in relieving patients of the disease or symptoms?
Based on the survey reports from users of wDrugs.com, about Useful percentage of users claimed the Felodipine were useful to them in reducing their symptoms and diseases. However, the effectiveness of the medicine is influenced by many factors like the perception of the symptom, the severity of the conditions, and some other factors; the brand name could also be a factor to an extent. In the event the medicine does not produce the same effective result in your case, ensure you consult your medical expert to reexamine you on your disease or symptoms and prescribe, after that, alternative medications.
Patients%
Useful1
100.0%

One patient reported side effects

Does the Felodipine Have Any Side Effects?
Based on the survey report from users of wDrugs.com, about No side effects number of people suffered some side effect after consumption of Felodipine. All drugs have a portion of undesirable side effects. These effects could be irritations too insignificant for the patient to even notice. However, the side effects of drugs may be determined by several factors like severity of disease and conditions associated with individual patients. However, one of the biggest factors is the dosage consumed. The higher the quantity taken by an individual, the greater the healing effect and the corresponding side effect. All patients have their different intensity of side effects. Ensure you consult your health care provider immediately you notice an unusual side effect affect the consumption of Felodipine.
Patients%
No side effects1
100.0%

One patient reported price estimates

Do you think The Price of Felodipine is Worth It?
Do you feel you paid higher than the value you got from it after usage? According to reports from wDrugs.com users, on whether the Felodipine medicine is affordable, users shared different opinions on the question. The views concerning the price of the medicine were based on some factors like the brand the patient bought, the price compared to its level of effectiveness, the nation or country where the medicine is sold, and the amount of money the patient has. For users who are of the opinion that the medicine is unaffordable, they may have to consider a medicine with another brand in a bid to reduce cost.
Patients%
Not expensive1
100.0%

One patient reported frequency of use

How often should I take Felodipine?
According to the survey, wDrugs.com reported that users of Felodipine should take Once in a day as the primarily recommended frequency. However, patients are advised to follow the dosage as prescribed by their physician religiously. To get the opinions of other patients on the ideal consumption frequency of the medicine, click here.
Patients%
Once in a day1
100.0%

One patient reported time for results

How long will I use Felodipine before I begin to notice the effect?
According to the report by users of wDrugs.com, about 1 day and a few days was the most common time duration among the participants, before they began to feel relief in their health conditions. It is noteworthy that you may not get the same result with other users within the same time frame. Several factors determine the timeframe; hence we implore you to consult your medical expert to get professional advice on how long you should expect to see improvement while consuming Felodipine. However, if you wish to get the response of other users on the time effectiveness of using Felodipine kindly click here
Patients%
1 day1
100.0%

One patient reported age

Patients%
1-51
100.0%

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The information was verified by Dr. Harshad Shah, MD Pharmacology