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Side EffectsAs with any medicine, there are possible side effects with amlodipine. However, not everyone who takes the medication will experience side effects. In fact, most people tolerate it well. When side effects do occur, in most cases they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
- Swelling or water retention (edema)
- Feelings of a rapidly or forcefully beating heart (heart palpitations)
- Flushing (redness of the skin, especially the face)
- Abdominal pain (stomach pain)