Caduet is a prescription medication that is used to treat angina and high blood pressure. Caduet may also be used to lower the risk of heart attack, stroke, or heart problems in certain patients. Caduet is a combination medication that contains amlodipine and atorvastatin. This medication works by reducing levels of ‘bad’ cholesterol and relaxing blood vessels so that blood can flow more easily.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Caduet include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of Caduet:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Caduet?
If you miss a dose of Caduet, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is less than 12 hours until your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What medications makeup Caduet?
Caduet is a combination medication containing amlodipine and atorvastatin.