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EXPLANATION: Modified release calcium channel blockers should be prescribed by brand name only, as they have different release characteristics. Hence, continuity of the same brand is required to ensure symptoms are well controlled. The following website contains a good summary of medications that should be prescribed by brand: http://psnc.org.uk/walsall-lpc/wpcontent/uploads/sites/56/2014/02/Drugs-to-considerprescribing-by-brand-name-or-where-brands-should-not-beswitched.pdf Please see Q-10 for Prescribing Guidance Q-91 A 34-year