QUESTION & ANSWER
What is amlodipine used for and side effects?
Amlodipine besylate is used to treat high blood pressure, angina, and coronary artery disease. Side effects include swelling of the ankles or feet and headache. Tell your doctor right away if you experience any of the following amlodipine side effects:
- Irregular or rapid heartbeat
- Worsening or more frequent chest pain