It depends on what you are taking it for.
They belong to different drug classes and work differently to treat similar conditions.
Norvasc is in a group of drugs called calcium channel blockers. It dilates blood vessels and slows the heart to reduce blood pressure and the pain of angina.
Coversyl (perindopril) is in a group of drugs called ACE inhibitors. Perindopril is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) and to prevent heart attack in people with coronary artery disease.
You can search for dosage information here:
- Norvasc Information for Consumers
- Norvasc Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Norvasc (detailed)
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