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I am concerned my mother has changed her amlodpine treatment from daily to every other day without asking the doctor, she is 97 years old but mentally very good is this dangerous?
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What is her reason for doing so?  This is becoming more and more common as people try to cut the costs of their medicines.  I too am guilty of doing this with one of my meds.  How long ago did she start this change?  Ally
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