What is Amlodipine-perindopril?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Coveram Prestance


See also: Amlodipine Perindopril

Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker used to treat high blood pressure and angina due to coronary artery disease. Perindopril is in an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor used to treat high blood pressure and to prevent heart attack in those with coronary artery disease.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 2
Moderate 1
Mild 1
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Amlodipine-perindopril

Side effect Patients
Shortness of breath with exertion 1


Based on patients currently taking Amlodipine-perindopril

Dosage Patients
10-14 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Amlodipine-perindopril

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Personal research 2
Side effects too severe 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking Amlodipine-perindopril


Currently taking Amlodipine-perindopril

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Amlodipine-perindopril

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 5
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 3

What people switch to and from

Patients stopped taking Amlodipine-perindopril and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Enalapril (Vasotec) 1
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1 patient evaluation for Amlodipine-perindopril

Feb 19, 2015 (Started Jun 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for high blood pressure (hypertension))
  • Side effects
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Twice daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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