After taking Co-Diovan ( 160/12.5mg ) for few months, can my mum change back in taking Nifedipine ( 10mg ) & Propranolol ( 40mg ) ? My mum is at the age of 82, having hypertension for 20 over years and for last two years she is having problem with right leg swollen. Please advise.
Hi; Propranolol and nifedipine can indeed be used together, i've been doing it for quite awhile... BUT... Do not use 10mg. capsules, they're dangerous for some reason. [see your Doc.] You need to use30mg. Nifedipine ER. You may have to adjust your Propranolol dose down. Sacosam
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 14 Jul 2010 • 4 answers
Posted 30 Jan 2011 • 5 answers
Posted 11 Jul 2011 • 3 answers
Posted 28 Jun 2012 • 1 answer
Posted 29 Aug 2015 • 2 answers