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Can I take phentermine and amlodipine besylate (blood

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Can I take phentermine and amlodipine besylate (blood pressure med) together?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,

This is Dr Basu, medical specialist.

Yes both can be taken together without problem.

Phentermine can cause high blood pressure.

Amlodipine lowers it.

Hence, they are good combination.

Phentermine also can cause heart arrhythmias.

So any palpitation should be looked into further.

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