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Generic versions of Norvasc are available in three different strengths. The FDA has given these medications an AB rating, which means they are considered equivalent to brand-name Norvasc. Both brand-name and generic versions are used for conditions that affect the cardiovascular system, such as high blood pressure and heart disease.

Is a Generic Version of Norvasc Available?

Norvasc® (amlodipine besylate) is a prescription medicine that has been approved for the following uses:
Norvasc is manufactured by Pfizer, Inc. However, the patents for this drug have expired, and generic Norvasc is now available.

Strengths of Generic Norvasc

Generic Norvasc tablets are available in the following strengths:
  • Amlodipine 2.5 mg
  • Amlodipine 5 mg
  • Amlodipine 10 mg.

Who Makes Generic Norvasc?

This drug is made by several different manufacturers, including:
  • Apotex
  • Greenstone Ltd.
  • Mylan Pharmaceuticals
  • Roxane Laboratories
  • Synthon Pharmaceuticals.
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