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  • Verapamil side effects

    Does anyone taking verapamil still get constipation or abdominal pain ??I've been constipated off and on for a while...lower stomach cramps ...eating more fruits, hoping it will help
    \"It is not length of life, but depth of life.\"

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    Re: Verapamil side effects

    Cynthia.

    I took Verapamil for years and never noticed the side effects you mention.

    Leon
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      Re: Verapamil side effects

      This is a very common side effect. You are on the right track with the fruits and such.
      If the situation becomes uncomfortable discuss it with your doctor for additional information.
      Lisa
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